Musician in England, United Kingdom
Helen Neeves is a gifted soprano who relishes any opportunity to communicate the essential magic of music to her audience. She has many years’ experience as a solo and consort singer encompassing concert work, CD recordings and radio broadcasts.
Recent solo work includes Mozart's Requiem in York Minster with the Northern Sinfonia, Rossini's Stabat Mater with Ampthill Choral Society, Brahms' Requiem in Worcester Cathedral and John Blow's Venus and Adonis at the MA Festival in Bruges. In November she will be performing Dupre's De Profundis in Munich, other forthcoming work includes Handel's Messiah in St Alfege's Church in Greenwich.
As well as enjoying being a member of the BBC Singers Helen has many years of experience singing with a variety vocal ensembles including The Clerks Group, I Fagiolini, The Sixteen, and Britten Sinfonia Voices.
Helen sang on I Fagiolini's recording "Amuse Bouche" which is a collection of 20th Century French Music. She performed this programme with them in many venues across the UK including the Wigmore Hall, Norwich Cathedral, Blackburn Cathedral, and, most recently, in Yorkshire as part of the Ryedale Festival. She will be singing again with I Fagiolini in Maastricht early next year.
Helen is a member of the Austen Trio with whom she has performed in venues across the UK including Blackheath Concert Halls, Winchester Cathedral and at the Jane Austen Festival in Bath. Forthcoming concerts include a recital with Andover Music Club in October next year. The trio have also recently recorded a CD which is due for release in the next few months.