Helen Astrid

Details of talks given by Helen Astrid


Organisation:
The Helen Astrid Singing Academy
Region:
England
Notice Period:
Emergency (maybe less than one week's notice)
Type:
Professional
Biography:

All talks are possible ONLINE via ZOOM or other platform(s).

After graduating from the Royal Academy of Music, Helen sang as a soprano soloist at most of the major venues in the UK including English National Opera, The Linbury Studio Covent Garden (Royal Opera House), Garsington Opera Festival and Chelsea Opera Group at the South Bank.

Helen is an award-winning entrepreneur and singing expert. She devotes her time between leading team-building singing sessions for businesses, leading choirs or presenting opera concerts. She recently launched Opera Live At Home, an online performance platform for young artists. Please take a look at the website www.operaliveathome.co.uk.

She is also in demand as a speaker and regularly broadcasts on television and radio including BBC World News and The Paul O'Grady Show. She has given a Ted Talk ‘Tell me the truth about Opera’ which has been viewed by 1000s. Helen lectures on the history of opera at Cambridge University, Imperial College and the Bishopsgate Institute.

Helen is also Director of Corporate Singing Workshops one of the UK's leading providers of bespoke team-building activities. For more information, please visit www.corporatesingingworkshops.com.

In 2017, Helen produced the UK premiere of The Juniper Tree, an opera by Philip Glass, receiving outstanding international reviews.

She is author of Singing Tips at your Fingertips a book described by Gary Lachman (The Guardian) as “the place to find the singer within”. This book is available in Paperback, Kindle and Audible.

Residing in south-west London near the River Thames, Helen enjoys art, architecture and travelling. She relaxes with a cup of tea and her cat on her lap.

To contact Helen Astrid select a talk listed below.

Listed talks

Entertainment
Online
A Night at the Opera
The Helen Astrid Singing Academy Tagged: Opera | Live Music | Sopranos | After Dinner Entertainment
England
Entertainment
Online
Unwrapping Christmas Carols
The Helen Astrid Singing Academy Tagged: Christmas | Traditions | Carols | Singalong
England
Entertainment
Online
Secrets of the World's Greatest Divas
The Helen Astrid Singing Academy Tagged: Opera Performances | Divas | Music | Singing
England
Entertainment
Online
Tell Me the Truth About Opera
The Helen Astrid Singing Academy Tagged: Opera | Opera Performances | Singing | Classical Music
England
History
Online
Mozart's Da Ponte Operas
The Helen Astrid Singing Academy Tagged: Mozart | History Of Opera | Classical Music | Opera In 18Th Century
England
History
Online
The Golden Age of Bel Canto
The Helen Astrid Singing Academy Tagged: Bel Canto Opera | Bellini | Rossini | Donizetti
England
Entertainment
Online
Humour in Opera
The Helen Astrid Singing Academy Tagged: Humour | Opera | Opera In 18Th Century | Comedy
England