Rebecca Afonwy-Jones studied at the Guildhall School of Music, London, and the Alexander Gibson Opera School at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland. Rebecca was a Scottish Opera Emerging Artist and sang the title role in its touring production of Carmen, Fox/The Cunning Little Vixen, Resi/Intermezzo, and Countess Ceprano/Rigoletto. Further roles also include Cherubino/Le nozze di Figaro, Maria Akhrosimova/War & Peace, and Komponist/Ariadne auf Naxos.
Her concert engagements include Vaughan Williams’ Serenade to Music (BBC Proms, conducted by Donald Runnicles); Verdi Requiem (Usher Hall, Edinburgh); and Ronald Corp’s The Wayfarer (Royal Festival Hall). Rebecca also appeared as a Samling Artist at the Sage, Gateshead. Further concert engagements include Mahler 2nd Symphony at Bridgewater Hall, Manchester, and Verdi Requiem at St David’s Cathedral Festival.