Events

PAST  APPEARANCES

London City Orchestra - Cadogan Hall.       

Strauss - 'Four Last Songs'15th July 2022                                               

Book Tickets (coming soon)

ENO 
St Martin-in-the-Fields                              Book Tickets

Barber - Knoxville

22nd April 2022  13.00 -13.45

BBC Radio 3 
In Tune

Wednesday 27th April 2022
17.00                                                           Listen on BBC Sounds

CBSO 

Gala of arias and duets 

With conductor Matthew Kofi-Waldren 

Fri 29th April  2022 19.30.                        Book Tickets

ENO 
St Martin-in-the-Fields                               Book Tickets

Libby Larson  Try Me Good King

30th April 2022  19.30

MAY 2022

The Lyceum Club, Florence

in association with ICAMUS (The International Centre for American Music)

America is a Poem, with Nicole Panizza (More Information)

16th May 2022 16.30.

Devonshire Square
Love Notes For Ukraine

Lunchtime Concert

11th May 2022 13.00 - 14.00

March 2022

Cohen Ensemble (Venue: TBA)

Soprano soloist

Mendelssohn 

24th March 2022 19:30                            Book Tickets (coming soon)

February 2022

La Boheme 

English National Opera

Role: Mimi

12 February 2022 14.30 Matinee.           Book Tickets
19 February 2022 14.30 Matinee.           Book Tickets
27 February 2022 14.30 Matinee.           Book Tickets

CBSO (City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra)
The Ordering of Moses

Soprano Soloist
23rd February 2022 19.30                        Book Tickets

Jan 2022 

Royal Opera House 

Songs and aria by Verdi and Strauss 

With pianist &conductor - Gary Matthewman

 

Nov/Dec 2021 

English National Opera

Gerhilde, Die Walkure 

October 2021

Oxford Leider Festival

American Song concert

October 2021

Buxton International Festival
Lydgate House

Colour My Song, Nadine Benjamin will sing songs by African-American composers......

August 2021 

Glyndebourne Festival 
Glyndebourne

Title role - Luisa Miller

September 2021

The Festival of Governance 2021

Thought Leader and Speaker 

September 2021

Holywell Music Room, Oxford

TORCH recital with duo partner Nicole Panizza 

December 2020

Scottish Opera

Hansel and Gretel

Role: The Mother, The Witch

October 2020
Royal Opera House

A New Dark Age

One of three soloists, appearing as themselves. 

July 2020

Opera Holland Park

Delius’ Margot le Rouge
Role: Lili Beguin

June 2020

Aldeburgh Festival, Britten Studio, Snape Maltings

Emergence: Emily Dickinson 

Nadine Benjamin soprano and Nicole Panizza literary scholar/pianist present a dramatised song recital devoted to the work of Emily Dickinson.

June 2020
Winchester Catherdral

Lunchtime recital with Nadine Benjamin

May 2020

ICAMus, Florence, Italy - POSTPONED

American Song Recital with Pianist Nicole Panizza

May 2020 - POSTPONED

Holywell Music Room, Oxford

American Song Recital with Pianist Nicole Panizza

April 2020

Royal Festival Hall - COVID CANCELLATION

Beyond Beethoven 9 – Soprano soloist – Conductor: Marin Alsop 

March/April 2020 - COVID CANCELLATION

English National Opera ,London and Les Théâtres de la Ville de Luxembourg, Luxembourg

Dvorak’s Rusalka Role: 1st Nymph (Cover: Rusalka)

Feb 2- March 2020 
English National Opera

Verdi’s Luisa Miller, English National Opera –
Role: Laura (Cover: Luisa)

December 2019

St Paul’s Church, The Actor's Church

Nadine Benjamin sings a programme of songs and arias in English for her annual lunchtime recital at St Paul's Church, Covent Garden.With special guest soprano Danae Eleni.

Dec 2019 

St Paul’s (Actors Church) Covent Garden

Birmingham Conservatoire

Christmas Concert with pianist Paul Leddington 

Dec 2019 

St James Church, Piccadilly

Verdi Recital with pianist Chris Hopkins – Birmingham Conservatoire

Nov 2019

St James Church, Piccadilly

Soprano Solo – Strauss Four Last Songs with Orchestra of the City, Conductor – Chris Hopkins

Nov 2019

Soprano Solo – Rossini Petite Messe Solonelle with Murray Hipkin and the North London Chorus

Nov 2019

Oxford University – Emergence Album – Emily Dickinson – Interview

Nov 2019

SOAS Concerts present “Women of the Windrush” with pianist Allyson Devenish

This performance will feature Nadine Benjamin in songs composed by Dr. Shirley Thompson alongside video and stories by women who have taken that journey.

Nov 2019 ENO London

ENO American Song Concert with pianist Michael Pollock

Nadine Benjamin and Michael Pollock present a programme of Barber, Previn, Beach, Price and and Smith-Moore

Oct 2019

Emergence Music on Resonance Radio with DJ Ritu

Tate Britain

Join Emergence Music (Nicole Panizza and Nadine Benjamin) with presenter DJ Ritu to discuss our recent release “Emergence- Emily Dickinson” with Stone Records of Emily Dickinson poetry, epigrams and letters composed by 5 very different composers – Copland, Zaninelli, Hall, Glickman and Jarman-Pinto

August 2019

Guest speaker for BBC Proms Encore – BBC 2, 7pm

Nadine joins Katie Derham with beat box and sound artist Jason Singh and tenor, Allan Clayton

August 2019

Guest speaker at Power, Gender and the Arts at Edinburgh International Festival, Lyceum Theatre

Participants: Lucy Kerbel (chair), Catherine Mayer, Nadine Benjamin, Alicia Adams, Emma Gladstone, Ifeoma Fafunwa. BSL interpreters: Yvonne Strain and Anna Spence Cognitive Scribe: Ursula Cheng

August 2019

BBC Proms with ENO conductor Martyn Brabbins – Soprano Soloist

Nadine joins English National Opera to celebrate Martyn Brabbin's 60th birthday in Vaughan Williams Serenade to Music.

August 2019
Live concert at the Cubitt Sessions, Kings Cross with ENO Harewood Artists

Producer - Anthony Whitworth-Jones Piano - Chris Hopkins

August 2019
Winchester Catherdral

Nadine Benjamin recital with pianist Warwick Thompson

August 2019

Snape Residency with pianist Nicole Panizza and director Lynn Binstock

Nadine and Nicole have invited director Lynn Binstock to broaden their recital delivery of their up and coming album Emergence - Emily Dickinson on Stone Records. 

July 2019

RADA, Chenies Street, London

Memories in Mind: Women of the Windrush – by Shirley Thompson

Nadine Benjamin tells the stories of women coming to England on the Windrush and the experiences that they faced upon their arrival.

July 2019

RADA, Chenies Street, London

“BEAM” A showing of a research and development week

Words by Nadine Benjamin including the following music:

George Gershwin – Summertime – Porgy and Bess

WA Mozart – Ach ich fühl’s – The Magic Flute

Nadine Benjamin & Solar Plexus – I’ll remember that rose

G Verdi – Sempre Libera – La Traviata

Nadine Benjamin & IZIT-U – Champagne Queen

Florence Price – Night

G Verdi – Ecco l’orrido campo… ma dall’arido stelo – Un Ballo in Maschera

G Verdi – Prega… Ave Maria – Otello

June 2019 

Opera Holland Park, The Stable Yard

Verdi – Un ballo in maschera

Nadine Benjamin  in the role of Amelia in Opera Holland Park's schools' matinee performance of Un ballo in maschera

Nadine will sing the role of Amelia in Opera Holland Park's Young Artists' performance of Un ballo in maschera.

June 2019

Coventry Cathedral Warwickshire

Mendelssohn – Elijah

Nadine Benjamin returns to Coventry Cathedral to sing the soprano solo in Mendelssohn's oratorio Elijah with Coventry Cathedral Chorus, York Musical Society and Warwickshire Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Paul Leddington Wright.

June 2019

Coventry Cathedral Warwickshire

Mendelssohn – Elijah

Nadine Benjamin returns to Coventry Cathedral to sing the soprano solo in Mendelssohn's oratorio Elijah with Coventry Cathedral Chorus, York Musical Society and Warwickshire Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Paul Leddington Wright.

May 2019 

The Dome, Brighton, Church Street

The Forum, Bath

The Apex, Bury St Edmunds

A Jazz evening with Chineke! Orchestra

Nadine Benjamin and tenor Peter Brathwaite for an evening of Jazz with Chineke! Orchestra, conducted by Wayne Marshall.

May 2019

Guildhall, Bath, High Street

Johan Strauss – Die Fledermaus

Nadine Benjamin in the role of Rosalinde in Johan Strauss's operetta Die Fledermaus with Iford Arts. 

May 2019

The Wallace Collection, Hertford House, London

The Heart’s Assurance: Henry Moore through music

Nadine Benjamin joins pianist Iain Burnside, tenor Nicky Spence and baritone Gareth Brynmor John for a recital at The Wallace Collection in London.

March 2019

Winchester Cathedral

Mendelssohn – Elijah 

Nadine Benjamin will sing the soprano solo in Mendelssohn's great oratorio Elijah at Winchester Cathedral. Nadine Benjamin, soprano Anna Harvey, mezzo-soprano Thomas Elwin, tenor James Rutherford, bass-baritone

St Barnabas Church, London

Verdi – Requiem

Nadine Benjamin soprano solo in Verdi's Requiem, alongside Monika-Evelyn Liiv (mezzo-soprano), Mario Sofroniou (tenor) and Denis Sedov (bass). Philip Hesketh conducts the West London Sinfonia.

Feb 2019

Recital of works by American composers – Holywell Music Room, Oxford

Nadine Benjamin (soprano) and Nicole Panizza (piano) join forces to perform a selection of works by American composers. Samuel Barber, Knoxville: Summer of 1915 Andre Previn, Honey and Rue Aaron Copland.

Dec 2018

British Red Cross Gala Concert - St Paul’s Cathedral

Nadine will join tenor Toby Spence and The Kingdom Choir for a festive concert on behalf of the British Red Cross at St. Paul's Cathedral.  Hosted by John Suchet with readings by Joanna Lumley

Dec 2018

Lunchtime recital – St Paul’s Church, Covent Garden (The Actors’ Church)

To celebrate being an ENO Harewood Artist, Nadine Benjamin sings a programme of songs and arias in English for her annual lunchtime recital at St Paul's Church, Covent Garden

Nov 2018 - Feb 2019

ENO – La bohème, Musetta

Following on from her performances as Clara in Porgy and Bess,

Nadine will also sing the role of Musetta (La bohème) with English National Opera.  

Jan 2019
Tosca  
St. James’s Church, Piccadilly, in London.

Nadine will sing the title role in Puccini’s Tosca with Everybody Can! Opera on Friday 18 January, 7pm

October 11, 2018 - November 17, 2018

ENO – Porgy and Bess, Clara

Nadine Benjamin debut with English National Opera as Clara in Gershwin's Porgy and Bess
Nadine is thrilled to be an ENO Harewood Artist.

July 2018

Opera Holland Park – Isabeau, Ermyntrude

Debut Performance for Opera Holland Park

July 2018

Lunchtime recital – Winchester Cathedral

Nadine Benjamin sings Berg's Seven Songs and popular operatic arias, accompanied by Nigel Foster

June 2018

Union Chapel, London

Concert with Common & Kind, 

Nadine will sing 'Morgen' by Strauss with the Beethoven Orchestra for Humanity for Common & Kind.

June 2018

West End LIVE – Trafalgar Square London

Nadine has been invited to perform at the annual event WEST END LIVE in Trafalgar Square,

celebrating London's cultural offerings.