Wendy Silvester is a freelance classical contralto, singing teacher, and opera director based in Hinckley, Leicestershire.
Her operatic repertoire includes Zita / La Principessa (Gianni Schicchi / Suor Angelica), Erda (Das Rheingold), Ulrica (Un ballo in maschera), Olga Olsen (Street Scene), Filipyevna (Eugene Onegin), Signora Guidotti (I due timidi), Fidalma (Il matrimonio segreto), Orfeo (Orfeo ed Euridice), and Florence (Albert Herring).
On the concert platform Wendy has performed with Bolton Symphony Orchestra, St. Mary's, Maldon and the Pegasus Baroque Orchestra, as well as supporting various charities including MIND - the mental health charity, and The Stroke Association.
Wendy's teaching studio has been going since 2010, and she has taken a wide range of students on their individual journeys with their voices.
As a director, Wendy has produced several operas, including Dido and Aeneas, The Magic Flute, and Suor Angelica. She has also created variety shows, and enjoys the challenge of creating a complete story to showcase a collection of well-loved music.
Wendy is also the Opera Guide Writer, and Opera Blogger for StageAgent.com.
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