BRONWEN FORBAY

South-African-American Soprano

OPERATIC REPERTOIRE                                

BELLINI
Elvira* - I Puritani

BIZET                                   
Micaëla - Carmen

BRITTEN                              
First Niece - Peter Grimes

DONIZETTI                         
Adina - L'élisir d'amore                          
Lucia - Lucia di Lammermoor            
Norina - Don Pasquale                                          

GERSHWIN                         
Bess - Porgy and Bess                        

GOUNOD                            
Juliette* - Roméo et Juliette                       
Marguerite*- Faust

HANDEL                              
Ginevra - Ariodante                                  
Cleopatra - Giulio Cesare
Alcina* - Alcina                            

KANDER, S                         
Harriet Tubman - She Never Lost a Passenger: The Story of Harriet Tubman and the Underground Railroad

MASSENET
Thaïs*- Thaïs

MOZART                             
Donna Anna  - Don Giovanni
Donna Elvira - Don Giovanni                              
Contessa Almaviva - Le nozze di Figaro  
Pamina* - Die Zauberflöte                        

MOORE, D                           
Baby Doe - The Ballad of Baby Doe                    

PUCCINI                              
Musette - La Bohème  
Mimi* - La Bohème                                 

RICH, MARY-ALICE                        
Velmyra - Wading Home                              

TELEMANN                        
Orasia, Queen of Thrace  -  Orpheus                                      

VERDI                                              
Violetta - La Traviata                                  

WHARTON, P.                        
Sister Mary Francis - Two Saints Caught in the Same Act                          

CONCERT REPERTOIRE                         

BACH, J. S.                          
Cantata 51
Cantata 209
Mass in B Minor

BEETHOVEN                      
Ninth Symphony
Missa Solemnis

BRAHMS                             
Liebeslieder Waltzer, Op. 52
Neue Liebeslieder Waltzer, Op. 65

HAYDN                               
The Creation
Missa Sanctae Caeciliae
Lord Nelson Mass

HANDEL                              
Messiah (Standard & Alternate Versions)

MENDELSSOHN                
Elijah
Hymn of Praise

MILLER, PHILIP                 
REwind: A Cantata for Voice, Tape, and Testimony                                                                

MNOMIYA, PHELELANI  
Inqaisivele weAfrika! (Zulu oratorio for 4 soloists, chorus and orchestra)                                         

MOZART                             
Exsultate Jubilate, K. 165
Mass in C Minor, K.427
Requiem, K.626
Vesperae Solemnes de Confessore, K.339

ORFF                              
Carmina Burana

PREVIN                                
Honey and Rue

SCHUBERT                         
Mass in G, D.167
Der Hirt auf dem Felsen, D.965

STRAUSS, R.                       
From the Brentano Lieder: 
Amor
Ich wollt ein Sträußlein binden
Säusle, Liebe Myrthe 

* In Preparation

 

 

CONTACT: bronwenforbay@gmail.com

 

CREDITS

Mike Itashiki, FILMOGRAPHER
Val Adamson Photography
Jeffrey Arnold, Piano
Cape Town Opera
Brenton Greech (La Traviata, Cape Town Opera)
Shawn Northcutt Photography (Porgy and Bess)
Stuart Ralph (Lucia di Lammermoor, Cape Town Opera)
CHRISTINA BENTLY (ORPHEUS, WOLF TRAP OPERA COMPANY)