Roles understudies include Kabanicha Káťa Kabanováand Countess The Queen of Spades (The Royal Opera, Covent Garden); Amneris Aida, Judith in Duke Bluebeard’s Castle, Marguerite The Damnation of Faust, and Herodias Salome (English National Opera); Geneviève Pelléas et Mélisande and Azucena Il trovatore (Scottish Opera); and Roméo I Capuleti e i Montecchi (Opéra national de Montpellier).
In contemporary opera roles have included Matilda and George Cautionary Tales by Errollyn Wallen (Opera North); Mother The Juniper Tree by Roderick Watkins (Almeida Opera, Munich Biennale) and Servant in Param Vir’s Ion (Opéra national du Rhin and Music Theatre Wales in Strasbourg, Berlin and the Linbury Studio Theatre at the Royal Opera House). She also sang the role of Giraffe Early Earth Operas (ENO Baylis).
On the concert platform repertoire includes the Bach Passions through to Elgar The Dream of Gerontius and Verdi Requiem. She sang Mary in Berlioz’s L’enfance du Christ with the Northern Sinfonia and has performed with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, the English Chamber Orchestra, London Mozart Players, and the Orchestra of St John’s. She has sung at the Barbican Hall, Royal Albert Hall, Symphony Hall, Birmingham and live on Radio 3’s In Tune.