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.
Crispian Steele-Perkins was joined by prize-winning soprano Caroline MacPhie… two virtuosi complementing each other perfectly in register and style.
One must also mention the performance of the beautiful Caroline MacPhie in the (far too brief) role of a young girl…
…as Susanna, Caroline MacPhie reveals a clear soprano and excellent enunciation in a performance that proves to be just as sharp as the character.
The lovely, sweet toned Papagena, Caroline MacPhie…
MacPhie sings with haunting sensitivity and emotional engagement… This lovely disc marks the arrival of a fine young recitalist.
Her poised voice has strong high notes, complimenting her excellent diction.
…Caroline MacPhie, Rupert Enticknap and Damian Thantrey, all excellent.
…the electricity of the girls singing Mercedes and Frasquita.
Caroline MacPhie portrays a mischievous Barbara with clear high notes…
…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.