Emily Kyte

Mezzo-soprano

Emily Kyte studied at GSMD and on the ENO OperaWorks programme. Operatic engagements include Papagena for Opera på Skäret, Idamante (cover) for English Touring Opera, Zulma (cover) for Garsington Opera.  Roles whilst at GSMD include Mère Marie Dialogues des Carmelites, The Secretary The Consul, Genevieve The Long Christmas Dinner and Mrs Kneebone A Dinner Engagement. She was a finalist in the 2019 Royal Overseas League Competition. She has sung as a soloist at gala performances at Wigmore Hall and Cadogan Hall, and was a soloist for Schumann’s Das Paradies und die Peri with the LSO, conducted by Sir Simon Rattle. Emily also enjoys singing lighter repertoire such as operetta and Gilbert & Sullivan, and was a soloist for Tarantara, a gala concert of the works of Gilbert & Sullivan at the Chichester Festival Theatre, conducted by Martin Handley. She has sung the role of the King in J. Strauss’ The Queen’s Lace Handkerchief (Opera della Luna) and has sung the role of Edith in The Pirates of Penzance on tour in Saudi Arabia (Merry Opera).


Longborough debut: Hen & Owl/The Cunning Little Vixen (2021)