The King´s Consort

The King´s Consort

Premiere: Wednesday, 17.11.2010 - 19:00 Uhr


actor role
Musikalische Leitung Robert King
Orchestra The King´s Consort
Gismonda Mhairi Lawson
Teofane Claire Debono
Adalberto Robin Blaze
Matilda Hilary Summers
Emireno Andrew Foster-Williams
  1. 17.11.2010
  2. 7:00 p.m.

Claire Debono


Maltese soprano, Claire Debono graduated with an MMus from the Guildhall School of Music and Drama, where she studied with Laura Sarti.

Recent operatic roles include: Anne Trulove (The Rake’s Progress) for Théatre de la Monnaie; European and New York tour of Idomeneo (Illia) with Les Arts Florissants, including performances at the Lincoln Centre, Théâtre des Champs-Elysées, Peralada Festival and Teatro Filarmonico di Verona; Despina (Cosi Fan Tutte) for Opéra de Lyon; Concert performance of Don Giovanni (Zerlina) and for Théâtre Royal de la Monnaie on their tour of Japan; Barbarina (Le Nozze di Figaro) for English National Opera and Opéra de Lyon: Unzellman in Camilleri’s The Maltese Cross in St. Germain, Paris: Il Combattimento di Tancredi e Clorinda and Amore in Il Ballo Delle Ingrate in Birmingham Opera Company's Monteverdi project; Esmeralda (The Bartered Bride) cover for Glyndebourne Festival.

Concert performances include: Tour of Europe and New York with William Christie’s Le Jardin des Voix; Mozart et Le Concert Spirituel tour of Europe, Morocco and Turkey including performances at Théâtre du Châtelet, and London Barbican; programme of Charpentier and Lully motets in Ambronay and the Chapelle Royale de Versailles with Les Arts Florissants; Recitals in France and Corsica for the Festival d’Aix-en-Provence; Ambassadorial Concert, Malta, BBC Radio 3's In Tune and concerts at St. James Piccadilly, London with guitar duo ¡Canto vivo! and Unsuk Chin’s Cantatrix Sopranica for the Settembre Musica Festival (Milan and Turin) with The London Sinfonietta.

Future engagements include: Minerva and Amore in Monteverdi’s Il Ritorno di Ulisse in Patria at the Teatro Real, Madrid; Lully’s Armide for Théatre de Champs- Elysées; American tour of a programme of Purcell sacred music with Les Arts Florissants.

Discography: Le Jardin des Voix (EMI/Virgin Classics) and Harmonia Sacra (EMI/Virgin Classics)