Suzi devised and wrote this an online learning session for English National Opera and BBC Bitesize. Follow the link here to BBC Bitesize to watch four short films: Why does singing make you feel good? What happens in our body when we sing? – a short animation where we follow the journey of air particles into […]
Suzi was due to be Choral Director for The Grange Festival‘s first community opera – Monster in the Maze by Jonathan Dove with performances due to take place in July 2020. However, due to the Covid19 pandemic, this will now form part of the Summer 2021 Festival. In the meantime, children, teenagers, parents, grandparents, Hampshire […]
Marin Alsop was due to conduct Southbank Centre‘s performance of this iconic symphony with the National Youth Orchestra of Great Britain appearing alongside a 200-strong choir performing a new re-written English version of Schiller’s Ode To Joy. Suzi was to lead the choir, but sadly all performances had to be cancelled due to the Covid19 pandemic.
For this project, 36 young people aged 13-18 came together from across London to take part in the ENO Baylis youth programme. Over four days, the group created their own original piece London Rise inspired by the music and themes of The Gershwins’ opera Porgy and Bess. This film shows a snapshot of the fruits of their labour. […]