Elin Pritchard


Welsh Soprano Elin Pritchard studied at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland and the National Opera Studio. A Samling Artist, her operatic roles have included Micaëla/ Carmen (WNO); Female Chorus/The Rape of Lucretia (British Youth Opera); Miss Jessel/The Turn of the Screw (Opera Holland Park, ENO and for the Ustinov, Bath), Lucia/Lucia di Lammermoor (Buxton Festival); Fiordiligi/ Così fan tutte (Den Jyske Opera); Donna Elvira/ Don Giovanni (Finnish National Opera); and Donna Elvira, Anne Trulove/The Rake’s Progress and Violetta/La traviata (Scottish Opera). Recent and future engagements include Alice Ford/ Falstaff and title role/Manon Lescaut (The Grange Festival); Musetta/La bohème (Opera Holland Park and ENO); Giorgetta/Il tabarro (Opera Holland Park and Mid Wales Opera), Mimì/La bohème (Welsh National Opera and Longborough Festival Opera); Ofglen/The Handmaid’s Tale (ENO); Kupava/The Snow Maiden, Nedda/Pagliacci, Flowermaiden/Parsifal, Vixen/The Cunning Little Vixen and Zemfira/Aleko (Opera North), Rusalka (Garsington and at the Edinburgh Festival). Concerts include Haydn St Nicholas Mass (Winchester Cathedral / English Chamber Orchestra); Mahler Symphony No. 4 (Northern Chords Festival); Poulenc Gloria (Royal Philharmonic Orchestra); Verdi Requiem (Royal Free Singers and Waynflete Singers), Vaughan Williams A Sea Symphony (Brighton Philharmonic Orchestra); Hathaway Eight Arias for a Bardic Life (Buxton Festival), and Opera Galas (Clonter Opera and the Samling Foundation.