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Gillian Webster

Gillian Webster's career began at ROH where her many roles included Contessa, Pamina, Ilia, Michaela, Katya Kabanova and Mimi. She has sung
at the Chatelet and Bastille, the Sydney Opera House, in Aix-en-Provence, Orange, Nantes, Nancy, Komische Oper, Die Nederlandse, and Antwerp, in repertoire ranging from Ginevra in Handel's Ariodante, through Leila, and Elsa Lohengrin. In concert, she appears regularly with McCreesh, Minkowski and recently with the Sydney Symphony Orchestra, La Serenissima and the Avison Ensemble, in chamber music recitals with Trio Wanderer and Alice Ader ensembles and Mahler with the New York Philharmonic. Recordings include Gluck's Paris and Helen, Neice; Peter Grimes, Beethoven Symphony No. 9, Peter Cowdrey's The Song Thrush and DVDs of McVicar's Magic Flute, Gluck's Orpheo and the recent ROH Trittico. Gillian sang the title role in ETO's highly-acclaimed production of Handel's Agrippina in late 2013. Most recently she recorded Handel’s L’Allegro with Gabrieli consort, due for release soon.

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