Performances

Maguelonne in Pauline Viardot’s Cendrillon

April 2022

As part of a weekend of events celebrating Pauline Viardot with Opera Cameratina (Artistic Director, Susanna Stranders), Katy sings Maguelonne in Viardot’s Cendrillon as well as featuring in a salon concert of works by Viardot and her circle. More information coming soon. 


St. Endellion Easter Festival

9 – 17 April 2022 

20211107_100046Katy returns to perform Shostakovich 7 Romances on Poems by Alexander Blok (Opus 127) and other delights at the St. Endellion Easter Festival, of which she is also the co-chair. More information coming soon. 

 


Katy Thomson @ 2022 Aldeburgh Festival 

21 June 2022, 12noon

Britten Studio @ Snape Maltings 


Katy is thrilled to present a programme exploring music, poetry and place with fellow Britten Pears Young Artists Trio Mazzolini and Omri Kochavi

Shostakovich, 7 Romances on Poems by Alexander Blok

Ravel, Deux Mélodies Hèbraïques

*World Premiere* Omri Kochavi, Nahar Amok

Weir, On the Palmy Beach

KT SNAPEA note on the World Premiere: Nahar Amok means “deep river” in Hebrew. Writing in response to Ravel’s piece Kaddish, Omri Kochavi sets a poem on the theme of loss by Iraq-born Israeli poet Amira Hess, taken from a cycle dedicated to her late brother.

More information and tickets here


Garsington Opera Young Artist Programme 

Summer Season 2022 

Full details to be announced in due course. 


PREVIOUS PERFORMANCES


Emerging artist recital @ Oxford Lieder festival 

Monday 18th October 2021  @ Saint John the Evangelist, Oxford 

Katy Thomson & Ana Manastireanu

AMKTKaty joined duo partner & fellow Britten Pears Young Artist Ana Manastireanu to perform a short recital of Rebecca Clarke, Nadia Boulanger, Claude Debussy and Roger Quilter, as part of the Oxford Lieder Emerging Artist platform. 

Performances at 17.30 and 20.15, ahead of Christoph Prégardien & Michael Gees performing Duparc and Wagner’s Wesendonck Lieder. 

More information and tickets here   


Garsington Opera young artist  

Der Rosenkavalier, Richard Strauss

Katy stepped-in for one performance, and made her debut, as the Marscallin in Der Rosenkvalier on Sunday 13 June 2021. Her friend and colleague, Glen Cunningham, also went on as the Italian Tenor. Katy and Glen studied together at the Royal College of Music, it was very special for them to both make their Garsington debut!