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How Beautiful Upon the Mountains by Stainer for Advent sung by St Matthew's Westminster
Kyrie from Missa Aeterna Christi Munera
Adam Lay Ybounden, Boris Ord sung by St Matthew's Westminster directed by Nigel Groome
Susannah Groome is a Lyric Soprano. She has great deal of experiencing of singing at Weddings and Funerals and solos with Choral Societies.
I have a car I can use to travel to gigs
I can perform with backing tracks
I can perform while walking around a venue
Classical, Early music, Baroque, Classical crossover, Renaissance
Fluent sight-reader, Theory teaching, Singing teaching, Community music worker
Ave Maria - Schubert
Ave Maria - Bach/Gounod
Quia Respexit - Bach
Ich Folge dir Gleichfalls (St John Passion) - Bach
Bist Du Bei Mir - Bach
Ave Maria - Faure
Pie Jesu - Faure
Panis Angelicus - Franck
Rejoice Greatly (Messiah) - Handel
I Know That My Redeemer Liveth (Messiah) - Handel
Come Unto Him (Messiah) - Handel
Lascia Ch'io Pianga - Handel
Little Road to Bethlehem - Head
Litany to the Holy Spirit - Hurford
O For the Wings of a Dove - Mendelssohn
Laudate Dominum - Mozart
Angus Dei from Coronation Mass - Mozart
Alleluia - Mozart
Ave Verum - Mozart
When I am Laid in Earth - Purcell
O Mio Babbino Caro - Puccini
Nella Fantasia (Gabrielle's Oboe)
Brother James' Air
The Lord is My Shepherd (Crimond)
Somewhere Over The Rainbow - arr. Eva Cassidy
Fields of Gold - arr. Eva Cassidy
Songbird - arr. Eva Cassidy
You Raise Me Up
Time to Say Goodbye
The Arms of The Angel
'Tis The Last Rose of Summer
Plus many other pieces and happy to learn a aria/song for an occasion
What if my timings change after I've booked you?
I always try my best to be flexible to help ensure concerts and events run as smoothly as possible. If timings change slightly in the run up to the event just let me know.
Can you provide an iPod/DJ service before and between your sets?
Not applicable to my services.
How much time do you need to set up?
This depends on the event. I may need to rehearse with a pianist or organist before the event.
Can I pick the pieces you play from the set list?
Yes, but i am always very happy to learn new music. Not all of my repertoire is listed in my repertoire list.
Do you bring all the equipment you need to perform?
I will bring the music. An organist or pianist may need to be booked or I can organise for one to be there at an extra cost. I have backing tracks which may be used on occasions, but live accompaniment is always best.
Can you learn specific pieces before the event?
If a piece of music is included in my song list, with notice, I am happy to learn specific pieces in advance. I may need to charge to buy the music if I do not already have it.
What do your clients love most about your performances?
My commitment and dedication to the event that I am singing in. Purity of voice. Versatile singer - able to perform in a range of styles. Confident vocal technique. Excellent performer and communicator when performing. Good sight reading ability and a very fast learner of music.
Which venues have you performed at in the past?
St Matthew's Westminster St George's Beckenham Westminster Abbey Westminster Cathedral Southwall Minster York Minster Winchester Cathedral Salisbury Cathedral Truro Cathedral Wells Cathedral Rochester Cathedral Chelmsford Cathedral All Hallows by the Tower, London The Queen's Chapel of the Savoy Grace Cathedral, San Francisco San Jose Cathedral, California
Which artists have you been most influenced by?
Emma Kirkby, Soprano - from a young age. The Sixteen Barbara Bonney, Soprano
What is the most high profile gig you've performed?
Singing a solo piece on BBC 1 as part of a Sunday Morning live broadcast when I was 19 years old.
Note: prices may vary based on travel distance. For an exact quote, click “Check availability”.
|Short performance (up to 15 min)||£60|
|Up to 1 hour||£160|
|Up to 2 hours||£220|
|Up to 3 hours||£400|
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