Olivia Jane Gomez

Olivia is in her final year at the Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama and is currently studying under Beatrice Unsworth and Jeffrey Howard.

She was educated at the Cathedral School in Llandaff where she was a girl chorister, becoming Head Girl and Canon Scholar. At College she was the Narrator in the first staged production of Brian Irvine’s Dirty Beasts which toured primary schools in the South Wales area and also works regularly in master classes with Simon Lepper, Michael Pollock and Simon Halsey. Currently Olivia sings with the BBC National Chorus of Wales and during her time with them has performed various major works including Debussy’s Le Martyre de St. Sebastian in which she was part of the semi chorus. As part of the Chorus in its latest CD recording Olivia sang alongside Rebecca Evans, Elin Manahan Thomas & Toby Spence as a soloist in the premier recording of Arthur Sullivan’s ‘The Beauty Stone‘.

Most recently Olivia appeared as the alto soloist for the 2012 ‘Mega Messiah’ in the Wales Millennium Centre and also as the alto soloist for Mendelssohn’s ‘Elijah’ in Taunton.

 

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