Biography

”Feisty, fiery, vocally secure and dramatically impressive” Hugh Canning (Nedda Pagliacci, OHP)

Julia recently sang the role of Kumudha in John Adams’ opera A Flowering Tree at the Gothenburg Opera. Other main roles include Rosalinde in Die Fledermaus, Antigone in the world premiere of Julian Andersson’s Thebans and the title role in Martinu’s Julietta, all at English National Opera. She has sung Michaela for the Royal Swedish Opera and Nedda and Gilda for the Holland Park Opera in London. Upcoming roles include Violetta for Folkoperan in Stockholm.

Julia is also a keen lieder singer and has done a number of concerts together with the accompanist Joseph Middleton, for example at the Wigmore Hall.

She did her training at the Royal Academy of Music in London, by whom she was recently appointed an ’Associate’.