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Marie McLaughlin

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Marie McLaughlin is a respected soprano located in Britain and has already established a notable profession within the world’s leading opera homes. She has an especially close link with the Grand Theatre in Geneva. There she’s sung such operas as Mozart’s Le Nozze di Figaro, Léhar’s Die lustige Witwe, Kurt Weill’s Aufstieg und Fall des Stadt Mahagonny, Poulenc’s Dialogues des Carmelites, Mozart’s Così lover tutte and Offenbach’s Voyage towards the Moon. She actually is particularly popular on her behalf Mozart interpretations, having made an appearance as Susanna (Relationship of Figaro) and Zerlina (Don Giovanni) in the Salzburg Event, the Metropolitan Opera in NY, and London’s Royal Opera Home, Covent Garden. She’s also sung Susanna and Ilia (Idomeneo) in the Vienna Condition Opera, and Donna Elvira (Don Giovanni) in the Glyndebourne Event Opera. She also shows up often in the Hamburg, Berlin, Lausanne, the LA Opera, Paris Opéra-Bastille, German Condition Opera Berlin, and Munich operas. She made an appearance as Gilda in Jonathan Miller’s British National Opera creation of Verdi’s Rigoletto, where the tale was arranged with an American Mafia history. This performance, in addition to her portrayal of Violetta in La Traviata, Micaëla in Carmen, and Susanna can be found on video. Additional operas in her repertory consist of Strauss’ Arabella, La Bohème (as Musetta), and Smetana’s The Bartered Bride-to-be. Around the concert stage she’s appeared with the best orchestras and conductors of the globe. After becoming more developed in opera, she extended her recital actions. She sang at Wigmore Hall in London; Harewood Home in Aberdeen; Oxford; Barcelona; as well as other venues. For the worldwide festival scene she’s sung on the Toulouse, Ravinia, and Pacific Music Celebrations. Furthermore to appearing in a number of song recital applications on Hyperion (including three entries in Graham Johnson’s full Schubert Lieder series) she’s recorded many of her operatic jobs, including Zerlina with Sir Neville Marriner on Philips and Despina with Adam Levine on Deutsche Grammophon.

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Full Name Marie McLaughlin
Profession Actor, Opera Singer
Nationality British
Music Songs An Island Sheiling Song, The Cockle Gatherer, Kind Robin Lo'es Me, The Tocherless Lass, There's nae Luck About the House, The Laird o' Cockpen, Bonnie Wee Thing, A Rosebud by My Early Walk, Air Falalalo, A Fairy's Love Song, The Winter It Is Past, The Fidgety Bairn, Ca' the Yowes, An Eriskay Love Lilt, The Bonnie Earl o' Moray, The Gallant Weaver, Comin' Thro' the Rye, The White Cockade, Scots Wha Hae, Ye Banks and Braes o' Bonnie Doon, The Rowan Tree, Jock o' Hazeldean, The Keel Row, The Skye Boat Song, Loch Lomond, O Willie's Gane Tae Melville Castle, The Wee Cooper o' Fife, Hush-A-Ba, Birdie, Croon, Croon, The Queen's Maries, Dance to Your Daddy, O, Whistle and I'll Come to You, My Lad, My Love's in Germany
Albums Requiem, Songs of Scotland, Dido and Aeneas (English Chamber Orchestra feat. conductor: Raymond Leppard), Cosi Fan Tutte, The Hyperion Schubert Edition, Volume 13: Lieder Sacred & Profane
Nominations Laurence Olivier Award for Outstanding Achievement in Opera
Movies Le Rossignol, Mozart: Requiem, Puccini: Gianni Schicchi, La traviata, La Traviata: Love & Sacrifice: The Story of the Opera


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Actress

Actress

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Perfect American 2013 TV Movie Lillian Disney
Il trittico 2012 TV Series La Ciesca
Mozart 22 2006 TV Series Marcellina
Le rossignol 2005 TV Movie La Cuisinière
Le tour d'écrou 2001 TV Movie Miss Jessel
The Metropolitan Opera Presents 1994 TV Series Zdenka
Le nozze di Figaro 1991 TV Movie Susanna
Fidelio 1990 TV Movie Marzellina
La traviata 1987 TV Movie Violetta Valéry
Le voyage dans la lune 1986 TV Movie Fantasia
Carmen 1985 TV Movie Micaëla
La veuve joyeuse 1983 TV Movie Nadia
Rigoletto 1982 TV Movie Gilda
Romeo et Juliette 1982 TV Movie Stéphano

Soundtrack

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Le rossignol 2005 TV Movie performer: "Le Rossignol"

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Great Performances 1993 TV Series Ivy Smith
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Requiem 1988 TV Special Sopran
Mozart - His Life with Music 1985 TV Series Herself - Soprano

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