Singers » Emily Dickens, soprano

Emily was a choral scholar at Trinity College, Cambridge where she read Music and graduated in 2009.  At the age of 10 she became a founder member of the Winchester Cathedral Girls’ Choir and was head chorister in her final year. Emily also sang in the National Youth Chamber Choir of Great Britain and in 2004 was a finalist in the BBC Young Chorister of the Year competition. Since 2009 Emily has sung soprano in the classical vocal ensemble VOCES8 with whom she enjoys touring the world to perform and record music from Purcell to Pharell Williams.

Solo engagements include Handel’s Messiah; the Angel in Schutz’s Christmas Story and Finzi’s In Terra Pax for Southern Voices; Vivaldi’s Gloria; J. S. Bach’s Magnificat; Euridice in Monteverdi’s opera Orfeo for the Cambridge University Baroque Ensemble; Bach’s Cantata 105 for the Cambridge Bach Players; Handel’s Dixit Dominus; Howard Goodall’s 

Every Purpose Under the Heaven; Monteverdi Vespers and Purcell Come Ye Sons of Art.