Soprano, Daisy Walford, graduated from Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance with first-class honors, under the tutelage of Wendy Eathorne and Anna Tilbrook. Whilst there, Daisy held scholarships, generously supported by Dame Susan Morden Trust and Trinity College London. Daisy currently studies with Veronica Veysey Campbell.
Daisy performs regularly as a soloist for oratorio, recent performances include; Bach’s St John Passion at St Martin in the Fields with Brandenburg Sinfonia, Beethoven Mass in C with The London Mozart Players, Handel’s Dixit Dominus with Bishops Stortford Choral Society and Haydn’s Nelson Mass under the direction of Tom Williams.
Upcoming solo performances include; Vivaldi’s Gloria with Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment, Handel's Dixit Dominus and Vivaldi Magnificat for The Chantry Choir, Handel’s Judas Maccabaeus with Barnet Choral Society and Bach - Mass in B Minor with Swansea Philharmonic Choir for the choirs 60th Anniversary celebration concert.
On the stage, Daisy has performed the role of Belinda in Purcell’s ‘Dido and Aeneas’ for The Erebus Ensemble, covered Signora Avolio and sang chorus in Nick Drake’s play ‘All the Angels’, performed at the Sam Wanamaker Playhouse, Shakespeare’s Globe. Daisy went on to play ‘Devil’ in ‘The Tempest’ as part of a Restoration Shakespeare research programme at the Sam Wanamaker Playhouse, Shakespeare’s Globe. Most recently, Daisy performed in a staged production of the Bach St. John Passion with the Choir and Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment, conducted by Sir Simon Rattle and directed by Peter Sellars. This performance toured to prestigious theatres around Europe, such as, The Royal Festival Hall, Elbphilharmonie Hamburg, Philharmonie Luxembourg and Alte Oper, Frankfurt.
As an ensemble singer, Daisy performs with some of the worlds leading ensembles, including, Tenebrae, The Tallis Scholars, The Sixteen, Oxford Camerata, Polyphony, Philharmonia Voices, London Voices and Choir of the Age of Enlightenment, with whom she will be touring with to New York in November to perform Vivaldi’s Gloria at the Lincoln Centre, NY.
Not to be reproduced, please contact me via email for a concert biography.