ABOUT

Welcome to the website of young British soprano Caroline MacPhie

Described as a singer with ‘flair, style and imagination’ (The Telegraph), Caroline is a versatile artist, performing in repertoire from Monteverdi to Max Richter with companies such as Opéra de Lyon, Royal Opera House, Opera North and Scottish Opera. In concert she has performed with leading ensembles including Hallé, Hanover Band, Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra and Philharmonia. A committed recitalist, her latest album ‘Love said to me….’, with pianist Joseph Middleton, was released in September 2014 to critical acclaim both here and abroad.

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Her poised voice has strong high notes, complimenting her excellent diction.

The talented Caroline MacPhie…

The whole cast in Nancy reaches perfection, starting with the small roles performed with panache, namely Caroline MacPhie…

Yannick Boussaert
Olyrix (Katya Kabanova, Opéra National de Lorraine, 2018)

Caroline MacPhie, the only Brit, put over her material with far more dramatic verve than anyone else; her Cunning Little Vixen extract, sung in Czech, was especially gripping.

What impresses about the evening is not just how well the performers accomplish their difficult tasks but how integrated the whole show is.

But my personal favourite was the Lancashire-born Caroline MacPhie. Her light-lyric instrument was clean-toned and perfectly tuned, and she delivered an enterprisingly original programme… with flair, style and musical imagination.

Three committed and accomplished soloists – Caroline MacPhie, Damien Thantrey and Rupert Enticknap – move like priests or mentors among us, reciting and reflecting.

One must also mention the performance of the beautiful Caroline MacPhie in the (far too brief) role of a young girl…

…the quality of the three ladies, Caroline MacPhie, Heather Newhouse and Dorothea Spilger, who bring grace and intelligence to the vocal line and the text.

Caroline MacPhie portrays a mischievous Barbara with clear high notes…