Love, Lies and Tonic 2019

Love, Lies and Tonic Outreach Opera are returning to Hoghton Tower this summer for another journey through life, love, happiness and tragedy. A great introduction to opera, Love, Lies and Tonic presents drama in bite sized chunks. Set amidst the hustle and bustle of small village life, Love, Lies and Tonic joins the locals down at…

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Samlesbury Hall

Outreach Opera had the pleasure of singing for a fabulous audience at Samlesbury Hall, set in the beautiful Lancashire countryside. Georgina Rosanna Murray and Helen Latham – Sopranos Philip Clieve – Tenor Bass Baritone – Neil Balfour. Chris Ellis and Jonathan Ellis – Pianists           

Gawsworth Hall

Two of our members were involved in the ‘Night at the Proms’ concert at Gawsworth Hall on Saturday August 3rd 2018. Georgina performed some arias including Nessun Dorma and The Jewel Song and pianist Chris played Gershwin’s ‘Rhapsody in Blue’ accompanied by the ‘Sir Richard Arkwright’s Mason Mills Band’.

A Garden Party June 2018

Outreach Opera had a wonderful afternoon in Lancashire, singing at a special birthday event for one of our lovely supporters. The sun shone brightly and the setting was just perfect. A wonderful time was had by all. Georgina Rosanna Murray and Helen Latham – Sopranos, Philip Clieve – Tenor  Christopher Ellis – Piano

Philip Clieve: Tenor

  Philip is from Lancashire and recently completed his Masters degree at the RNCM in Manchester. He is a Buxton Festival Opera Young Artist and in 2014 was a recipient of a Help Musicians UK Sybil Tutton award. In 2014, he was a finalist in the Frederic Cox Award at the RNCM. He has performed…

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Helen Anne Gregory

Helen was born in Bradford but is now based in the North West. She studied music and graduated from Cardiff University with BMus (hons) in 2001. After Graduation Helen moved to Bolton and worked in Sales & Marketing before returning to full time studies in 2010 at the Royal Northern College of Music where she…

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Christopher Ellis: Pianist

Christopher is a former student of Chetham’s School of Music, where he studied with Simon Bottomley; and the Royal Academy of Music, where he studied with Christopher Elton. Christopher has received numerous awards and performed in some of the most prestigious concert venues including the Royal Festival Hall and the Bridgewater Hall. He was a…

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Jonathan Ellis: Pianist

Jonathan Ellis started learning the piano at the age of three. From the age of 11 onwards, he studied at Wells Cathedral School, and then moved on to the joint music course of the RNCM and Manchester University. He achieved a first class degree from both institutions plus the PPRNCM diploma in solo piano studying…

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