Soprano and Founder of Hartley Voices, Sara earned her Masters Degree in Vocal Performance with Departmental Distinction from the San Francisco Conservatory of Music where she studied with the talented mezzo-soprano and vocal department chair Wendy Hillhouse.
Catherine is an incredibly versatile soprano singer for hire who flits from opera to musical theatre and jazz with ease. She completed her studies at Guildhall School of Music and Drama, and graduated with her BAMus Hons from the University of Nottingham in 2003.
Aidan is a brilliantly entertaining bass-baritone for hire who has been performing professionally for over 10 years. Key to his long list of strengths include his larger than life characterisation and versatility of style. Though his professional credits are without doubt fantastically impressive, Aidan is a warm and engaging performer equally at home performing for intimate family gatherings and grand dinner parties, birthday parties, weddings, corporate events and PR activities as he is on the opera stage.
Lisa studied voice in Australia, Italy and the United Kingdom and completed a Masters of Performance (Opera) from the Sydney Conservatorium of Music, and a Bachelor of Music Education and a Bachelor of Arts (Music), from the Queensland Conservatorium of Music in Australia.
Tenor hire: José is an outstanding up and coming opera singer with a truly iconic tenor sound and profound musicianship, was born in Madeira, Portugal, in 1983. Before moving to London, José graduated with his degree in Vocal Performance and Teaching at Universidade de Aveiro with António Salgado. He won the first prize at the “3º Prémio José Augusto Alegria” for young singers in 2009. He has recently finished the Guildhall School of Music…
Mark, welsh tenor was born and bred in Cwmbran, South Wales. In 1995 he moved to Birmingham to study at the Conservatoire with the now head of vocal studies, Julian Pike, but never let go of his Welsh heritage. He gained a 1st Class Bachelor of Music Degree from the Birmingham Conservatoire in 1999. He then gained a place on the Opera Course at The Guildhall School of Music and Drama Opera Course in London, studying with David Pollard and Rudolf Piernay.
Russell is a fantastic character tenor for hire who has been involved in the arts all his life, stating at the tender age of eight in a school production of Yo-ho-ho. He moved from his home town of Kidderminster to London to gain his BMus and MMus at the prestigious Guildhall School of Music and Drama to study voice on an unconditional place under the tutelage of Mr Ian Kennedy, with whom Russell continues to coach with to this day.
Thomas, bass-baritone, graduated from the Guildhall School of Music and Drama, where he won the English Song Prize. Since graduation with distinction in 2009 he has performed the title role in many productions including Rossini’s Il Signor Bruschino for British Youth Opera and Marcello and Schaunard in OperaUpClose’s Olivier Award-winning La Boheme at the Soho Theatre.
Bass soloist Gerard, who studied with Norman Bailey and Raimund Herincx, has appeared at the London South Bank and at theatres all over the UK with companies such as Chelsea Opera Group, Crystal Clear Productions, and Opera Box.