mezzo
projects

Since winning the National Mozart Singing Competition in the UK, Susan Legg has enjoyed a flourishing international career that has taken her to major concert venues around the world. She is regularly broadcast on BBC Radio 3 and has recorded Bach arias for Norwegian Radio. Her lyric mezzo soprano has received praise from the legendary mezzo Christa Ludwig and her disc of Lutoslawski chamber music for ASV with award-winning pianist Ann Martin-Davis received great acclaim.

 

'A vibrant, rich mezzo voice'   
Opera Magazine

 

 

'A rich mezzo quality that is naturally

communicative'

Rachmaninov Celebration, Purcell Room, London

Edward Bhesania, Musical Opinion

 



 

 

 


 

 

 

 

 

 



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Concert Diary



29 September, 7.30pm

An extravaganza of Chinese choral music


Cadogan Hall, London


Nicholas Smith - Artistic director/conductor

Mandarin Voices Choir


Nicholas Smith - Love, Friendship & Longing (world premiere)


‘Love, Friendship & Longing’ is a choral work set to a cycle of Tang dynasty love poems and inspired by Brahms’ Liebeslieder waltzes.



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20 October, 7.30pm


Rossini - Petite Messe Solonelle


Hackney Singers

Conductor - Dan Ludford-Thomas



St Anne's Church,
Three Colt Street,
Poplar, London E14 7HA


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17 November, 7.30pm


J.S. Bach – Christmas Oratorio Parts 1, 2 & 3


Ashford Choral Society

Conductor - Mark Deller



Colyer-Fergusson Hall, University of Kent

University of Kent CT2 7NB


Ticket Information - Gulbenkian Theatre Box Office: 01227 769075





8 December, 7.30pm

ST MARY'S TRADITIONAL CHRISTMAS CRACKER
St Mary's House, Bramber

A grand celebration of Christmas in words and music with some pleasant surprises chosen from Peter Thorogood’s archive of poetry and prose. Join us in a joyous, reflective, festive programme of songs, carols and seasonal readings.

Susan Jameson and James Bolam have made many stage appearances and been seen in many television series, including the BBC’s popular New Tricks. Susan Legg mezzo-soprano and Giles White baritone are accompanied by Terence Allbright piano.

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2019

26 January, 7pm
Bognor Regis Music Club
Susan Legg - Portrait

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30 March

Elgar - The Kingdom
Benson Choral Society
Elgar Orchestra

Conductor: Christopher Walker

Oratory School, Woodcote



15 April

Beethoven - Missa Solemnis
Goldsmiths Choral Union
Music Director: Brian Wright

Queen Elizabeth Hall, Southbank Centre



12 May

Verdi - Requiem
Eastbourne Symphony Orchestra and Chorus
Conductor: Graham Jones

St Saviour’s Church, Eastbourne

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6 July

Mendelssohn  - Elijah
Romsey Choral Society with
City of Southampton Orchestra


Romsey Abbey

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21 July

Beethoven - Mass in C
Puccini - Messa di Gloria

Arundel Cathedral
Sussex Festival Choir
Conductor: Stephen Hope


More information with further dates soon






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Recent work:



Susan recorded and co-composed the soundtrack with composer Stephen Baysted for the feature film ‘The Impressionists’ (‘dazzling’ Sydney Arts Guide) which played in cinemas worldwide. The soundtrack was recorded at Air Edel Studios with soprano Louise Walsh and pianist Jonathan Plowright

Buy the album on itunes here

Susan Legg and pianist Ann Martin-Davis feature on the score to Phil Grabsky's feature documentary film Renoir: Revered and Reviled. As well as original music by Stephen Baysted, they perform vocal and piano solos by Ravel, Debussy, Poulenc and Mompou.

Buy the album on itunes here


The release of the million-selling number one game Project CARS in which Susan is featured vocal soloist has been collecting rave reviews since its release.


Project CARS original soundtrack


Project Cars


A hugely enjoyable collaboration in 2015 with composer Laurie Dunkin-Wedd saw the recording of his musique concrète score Brancusi for solo mezzo and industrial sounds which features on his new CD Lorelei.


Brancusi





Susan recorded the score to the forthcoming AAA
video game: Project Cars at Air Edel Studios,
London
Air Edel recording             



Opera arias and duets with Soprano Louise Walsh in Watergate Theatre, Ireland.

Watergate Theatre with pianist Aoife Hubbard             Louise Walsh and Susan Legg, Watergate Theatre






 



 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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