Suzzie Vango

Soprano, conductor and voice coach

“She sings with an easy, folk-inflected style which is both beautiful and very touching”
— William Hadley (music web-international.com)

Performance Diary


 

Here is a list of Suzzie's most recent and forthcoming solo performances and international tours...

Upcoming performances:

31st July 2019

Three Choir’s Festival

Gloucester Cathedral

Papagena

17th August 2019

Nuns and Roses II

Wallingford

Papagena

18th September 2019

Nuns and Roses

Walthamstow Hall

Papagena

24th October 2019

Bach B Minor Mass

Lincoln

Louth Choral Society

30th November 2019

The Darkest Midnight

Hoddesdon

Papagena

9th December 2019

Sankta Lucia (conductor)

St Philips Cathedral

Ex Cathedra

10th December 2019

Upon a Midnight Clear

Stratford Upon Avon ArtsHouse

Papagena & The Orchestra of the Swan

11th December 2019

Upon a Midnight Clear

Royal Birmingham Conservatoire

Papagena & The Orchestra of the Swan

11th March 2020

Nuns and Roses

Keele University

Papagena

28th March 2020

Celebration Concert

St Thomas on the Bourne, Farnham

Papagena

14th March 2020

Rutter Magnificat

Milton Keynes

Milton Keynes Chorale

Past performances:

2019

Summer Music by Candlelight

Shrewsbury, Hereford, Buxton, Birmingham

Ex Cathedra Consort

40 Parts

Bath Abbey

Ex Cathedra

Nuns and Roses II Tour

Birmingham, Bolton, Oxford, Fleet

Papagena

Fire Burning in Snow

St Mary’s Church, Warwick

Ex Cathedra Consort

2018

Angels, Stars and Kings by Candlelight

St Paul’s Birmingham

Ex Cathedra Girls Academy (conductor)

BBC Radio 4 (live) Woman’s Hour

BBC Broadcasting House, London

Papagena

BBC Radio 3 (live) In Tune

BBC Broadcasting House, London

Papagena

The Darkest Midnight

UK Tour

Papagena

From Darkness Comes Light

Manchester

Manchester Chamber Choir (Conductor)

Haydn Nelson Mass

Bromsgrove

Harmonic Spiritual Theatre

Birmingham, Codsall, London

Ex Cathedra Consort

Nuns and Roses II 2018 Tour

UK Tour & EDINBURGH FRINGE FESTIVAL

Papagena

BBC Radio 3 (live) International Women's Day (listen here)

Maid Vale Studio, London

Papagena

2017

Messiah (Chorus Master)

Pershore

Orchestra of the Swan

The Darkest Midnight Tour 

Papagena

Tarney "Magnificat" (soprano understudy)

St Asaph Cathedral

Welsh National Opera

Nuns and Roses UK Tour

Oxford, Devon, Dorset, Bromsgrove

Papagena

 

Solo Recital for The Schubert Society of Britain

Lancaster Hall, London

Robert Challinor Piano

 

2016

The Darkest Midnight

St Mary Magdalen, Oxford

Papagena

Douai Abbey

Faure 'Requiem' and Poulenc 'Sept Repons Des Tenebres'

Encoro

Sarah Tenant-Flowers Conductor

St John The Evangelist, Oxford

Faure 'Requiem' and Poulenc 'Sept Repons Des Tenebres'

Encoro

Janet Lincé Conductor

Nuns 'n' Roses Tour 2016

Papagena

St John's, Waterloo

St John Passion

Cavendish Ensemble

Manvinder Rattan Conductor

The Chapel of the Grange Wellington Hotel, London

Brandenburg Festival

Papagena

 

2015

Christchurch Cathedral, Dublin

Chamber Choir, Ireland 'Arvo Pärt at 80'

Paul Hillier Conductor

St George's, Belfast

Chamber Choir, Ireland 'Arvo Pärt at 80'

Paul Hillier Conductor

Sorrento, Italy

Vivaldi Nulla in mundo pax sincera

Manvinder Rattan Conductor

Symphony Hall, Birmingham

Ex Cathedra The Grand Tour

Jeffrey Skidmore Conductor

SJO Festival, Dorchester Abbey, Oxon

Papagena

Sheldonian Theatre, Oxford

Bach's B Minor Mass

Oxford Pro Musica Singers

Mark Jordan Conductor

Brierley Hill

Brahms' Requiem

Colla Voce

Richard Ganner Conductor

Stratford Upon Avon Artshouse

Orchestra of the Swan Chamber Choir (conductor)

St Stephen's Church, Bournemouth Dorset

Papagena

St Mary's Church, Dorchester, Dorset

Papagena

St Catharine's Church, Chipping Campden

Papagena - Chipping Campden Music Festival

St John's Arc, Harlow

Papagena

St James' Church, Chipping Campden

Chipping Campden Music Festival Masterclass with David Pollard

Covent Garden

Papagena

St John's Church, Wimbledon

Papagena

Kidderminster Town Hall

Bach's St John Passion

Kidderminster Choral Society

Geoffrey Weaver Conductor

 

06/02/15 - 08/02/15

Papagena Tour

Glasgow & Edinburgh

St James' Church, Chipping Campden

Brahms Ein Deutsches Requiem

Richard Stephens Conductor

 

2014

Papagena Tour

Oxfordshire and Sussex

Leominster Priory

Vivaldi Gloria and Dixit Domino

Leominster Choral Society

James Atherton Conductor

Cadogan Hall, London

Vivaldi Gloria

Orchestra of the Swan

David Curtis Conductor

Victoria Hall, Bolton

Vivaldi Gloria

Sing for Pleasure 50th Anniversary Concert

Stratford Upon Avon (Live BBC Radio Broadcast)

Haydn Little Organ Mass

Orchestra of the Swan

David Curtis Conductor

St Alban's, Holborn

Handel Israel in Egypt (step-out solos)

The Syred Consort & Orchestra of St Pauls

Ben Palmer Conductor

H.G Wells Centre, Woking

Haydn's The Seasons

Woking Choral Society & The Orchestra of St Pauls

Ben Palmer Conductor

 

2013

Loughborough

Mendelssohn's Elijah

Shepshed Singers and Broomleys Choral Society

Andrew Goff Conductor

BBC Prom (Radio 3), Albert Hall

Stockhausen's Mottwoch Aus Licht

Ex Cathedra Consort

Seville, Spain with Ex Cathedra Consort

Burton upon Trent

Haydn's Nelson Mass and Schubert's Mass in G

Shepshed Singer

Shirley Methodist Church, Birmingham

Rutter's Requiem

The Heart of England Singers

USA tour with the Eric Whitacre Singers

 

2012

Malmesbury

Handel's Messiah

Malmesbury Singers

Iain Duffin Conductor

All Saints Church, Woodford

Schumann's Mass in C Minor

South West Essex Choir

Ben Palmer Conductor

Lichfield Festival 2012 (read a review)

Jonathan Dove's A Walk From The Garden

Susannah Vango Eve

Nicholas Sharratt Adam

Simone Rebello Percussion

Nigel Argust Organ

Dante String Quartet & Lichfield Festival Chorus

Chi Hoe Mak Conductor

St John's Church, Waterloo

A Wonderful World (including music by Chilcott, McDowall, Rutter, Swingle and Louis Armstrong) 

Wimbledon Choral Society

Michael Higgins Piano

Bethan Semmens Harp

Neil Ferris Conductor

Cork International Music Festival

National Chamber Choir of Ireland

Paul Hillier Musical Director

St Peter's Church, Burton Upon Trent

Faure's Requiem and Rutter's Requiem

The Needwood Singers

Margaret Langford Conductor

H.G Wells Centre, Woking

Haydn's Missa in Angustiis Hob.XXII: 11 Nelson Mass

Woking Choral Society & The Bartholdy Chamber Orchestra

Ben Palmer Conductor

St John's, Smith Square

Haydn's Missa in Angustiis Hob.XXII:11 Nelson Mass

Vox Cordis & Orchestra of St Pauls

Ben Palmer Conductor

National Portrait Gallery

Brandenberg Spring Choral Festival

Papagena (a new 5-voice female ensemble)

Susannah Vango and Sarah Tennant-Flowers Musical Directors

 

2011

Leamington Hastings

Ex Cathedra Candlelight

Susannah Vango Conductor

Various UK venues

Ex Cathedra Candlelight Series

Birmingham Town Hall

Vivaldi's Dixit Dominus

Ex Cathedra Choir & Orchestra

Jeffrey Skidmore Conductor

Newbold College Church, Berkshire

Buxtehude Magnificat Anima Mea, Purcell Welcome to all the Pleasures and Vivaldi Gloria

Bracknell Choral Society

Greg Hallam Conductor

Kidderminster Town Hall

C.P.E Bach Magnificat and Haydn's Missa in Tempore Belli

Kidderminster Choral Society

Geoff Weaver Conductor

    

Loughborough

Brahms Requiem

Shepshed Singers

Andrew Goff Conductor

National Chamber Choir of Ireland

USA tour

Paul Hillier Conductor

Scholars Concert, Shrewsbury International School, Bangkok, Thailand

Purcell, Sweeter than Roses

Rob Challinor Accompanist

    

All Saint’s Church, Woodford Green, Essex

Haydn’s Creation 

South West Essex Choir

Ben Palmer Conductor

    

Holy Trinity, Sloane Square, London

Monteverdi Vespers 1610

JLP Choir & Orchestra

Manvinder Rattan Conductor

   

Aston University, Great Hall, Birmingham

Solo recital for the installation of the new chancellor of Aston University

     

St Pauls, Covent Garden, London

Handel, Messiah

Orchestra of St Pauls

Ben Palmer Conductor

      

St Gabriel’s Church, Wanstead

Janacek, Otcenas and Rutter Requiem

South West Essex Choir

Ben Palmer Conductor

  

H.G Wells Centre, Woking

Handel, Israel in Egypt

Woking Choral Society & Bartholdy Chamber Orchestra

Ben Palmer Conductor

    

Kidderminster Town Hall, Kidderminster

Bach’s Mass in B Minor

Kidderminster Choral Society

Susannah Vango Soprano

Martha McLorinan Mezzo Soprano

Matthew Venner Alto

Samuel Boden Tenor

Marcus Farnsworth Bass

Geoff Weaver Conductor

 

2010    

St Peter’s Church, Burton-upon-trent

Bach’s Christmas Oratorio

The Needwood Singers

Margaret Langford Conductor

   

Keele University, Keele

Rutter’s Magnificat 

Sing For Pleasure Summer School final performance

Summer school advanced students conducting