Julie Roberts (soprano)
Julie is the soprano soloist in the EAC's three performances of Vaughan Williams' A Sea Symphony in 2020
A popular Soprano, based in Suffolk, Julie continues to be in demand as a soloist in East Anglia and beyond.
Julie studied at Morley College and the English National Opera’s Baylis programme (The Knack) under the direction of Mary King and Rufus Norris.
In more recent years, Julie has focused her time on the Oratorio repertoire, where she has gained a significant local reputation for the quality of her interpretations.
Performances have included Brahms Requiem, Dvorak Te Deum, Orff Carmina Burana, Vaughan Williams A Sea Symphony, Haydn Creation and Seasons, Mozart Requiem, Regina Coeli and Exultate Jubilate, Poulenc Gloria, Schubert Mass in E flat, Elgar The Kingdom, Mendelssohn Elijah, Jenkins Armed Man, Handel Messiah, Rossini Petite Messe Solennelle and Mahler’s 4th Symphony.
Her past operatic and musical theatre experience has included Pamina and First Lady (Mozart’s The Magic Flute), Constanza (Mozart’s Abduction from the Seraglio), Clara (Sondheim’s Passion), Rosalinde (Strauss’s Die Fledermaus), Belinda (Purcell’s Dido and Aeneas) and Heidi (Sondheim’s Follies), as well as most of the Gilbert & Sullivan leading roles.
Julie is excited to be collaborating again with Eye Bach Choir.