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SARAH
CONNOLLY
Biog Picture
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CHAN 5140M
Elgar
The Dream of Gerontius/ Sea Pictures
NX 8269
SEA IN MUSIC (THE)
SIG 353
Mahler
Symphonies 1,2,3
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BIOGRAPHY

Born in County Durham, the mezzo-soprano Sarah Connolly CBE studied piano and singing at the Royal College of Music, of which she is now a Fellow. On the operatic stage she has appeared as Dido (Dido and Aeneas) at The Royal Opera, Covent Garden, Teatro alla Scala, Milan and Théâtre royal de la Monnaie, Brussels, the Composer (Ariadne auf Naxos) and Annio (La clemenza di Tito) at The Metropolitan Opera, New York, Brangäne (Tristan und Isolde) at Glyndebourne Festival Opera, Orfeo (Gluck’s Orfeo ed Euridice) and Lucretia (The Rape of Lucretia) at Bayerische Staatsoper, Munich, Octavian (Der Rosenkavalier) at Scottish Opera and English National Opera, Romeo (I Capuleti e i Montecchi) and the title role in Maria Stuarda at Opera North, and Nerone (L’incoronazione di Poppea) at Gran Teatre del Liceu, Barcelona and Maggio Musicale Fiorentino. A renowned Handelian, she has sung the title role in Giulio Cesare at Glyndebourne Festival Opera and De Nederlandse Opera, Sesto (Giulio Cesare) at the Opéra national de Paris, the title roles in Agrippina, Xerxes and Ariodante as well as Ruggiero (Alcina) at English National Opera, Ino / Juno (Semele) at San Francisco Opera and the title roles in Serse and Ariodante at New York City Opera.Sarah Connolly was made a CBE in the 2010 New Year Honours.

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AH 0002
BACH, J.S.
St. John Passion (Academy of Ancient Music Choir and Orchestra, Egarr)
CHAN 0757
Purcell
Dido and Aeneas
CHAN 0767
Handel
Duets
CHAN 10310
Bridge
Orchestral Works, Vol. 6
CHAN 10492
Schumann
Songs of love and loss
CHAN 10592
Burgon
Merciless Beauty / Concertos
CHAN 10671
Britten
Phaedra/ A Charm of Lullabies/ Lachrymae/ Two Portraits/ Sinfonietta
CHAN 10691
Sarah Connolly - My True Love Hath My Heart
English Songs