Elizabeth Lynch is a recent graduate of the GSMD, where she was awarded the Silk Street Award for Opera, the Chartered Surveyors audience award for singing, a Concert Recital Diploma for outstanding performance in opera and a fellowship of the School. She is also a former Concordia Artist, a former member of the Glyndebourne Festival Chorus, was an Alverez Young Artist at Garsington Opera and is an alumna of British Youth Opera. Elizabeth is also a former scholarship holder of the Purcell School of Music where she also studied as a percussionist and jazz vocalist.
Elizabeth’s operatic highlights have included Ankhesenpaaten Akhnaten (ENO), Dorothée (cover) Cendrillon at Glyndebourne Festival, Opera Singer La traviata: Behind the Curtain for Glyndebourne on Tour and Nireno Giulio Cesare at Bury Court Opera. For Garsington, Elizabeth understudied and performed Cherubino Le nozze di Figaro, Anna (cover) Silver Birch, Larina (cover/schools performance) Eugene Onegin and Cretan Woman Idomeneo. At GSMD, she performed the title role in Henze’s Phaedra, Edmondo Francesca di Foix and the title role (cover) in The Adventures of Pinocchio. She also performed the role of Mezzo Actor (cover) A Night at the Chinese Opera for BYO, Sandman and cover Hansel Hansel and Gretel for Clonter Opera. Solo concert highlights have included Elgar’s Music Makers at The Barbican Hall, a recital at the Wigmore Hall as a Purcell Recital Prize winner, Frauenliebe und Leben with Graham Johnson at GSMD and the world premiere of Lorin Maazel’s The Empty Pot with the LSO. In recording, Elizabeth appears on the album Voices of London; Songs of the Big Smoke released by Song in the City, was the alto soloist in Pärt’s Stabat Mater for BBC Radio 3 and is the voice of the Young Vixen in the BBC animation of The Cunning Little Vixen.