Sheila Armstrong

Born 13 August 1942
Sheila Armstrong
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1942-08-13
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Sheila Armstrong

Sheila Armstrong Biography (Wikipedia)

Dr. Sheila Armstrong (born 13 August 1942) is an English soprano, equally noted for opera, oratorio, symphonic music and lieder.

Armstrong was born in Ashington. Educated at the Royal Academy of Music, she was winner of the Mozart Prize and of the Kathleen Ferrier Award in 1965, and was a trustee of the award fund.

She was active in English opera and oratorio from 1965, making her Covent Garden debut in 1983, and appeared in concert and recitals, again mainly in England. She also made many recordings, notably of English music.

Armstrong retired in 1993, at the age of 51.

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Sheila Armstrong Tracks

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George Frideric Handel
"He shall feed his flock" (from Messiah)
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"He shall feed his flock" (from Messiah)
Ralph Vaughan Williams
A Cotswold romance - cantata
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A Cotswold romance - cantata
Ralph Vaughan Williams
Serenade to Music
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Serenade to Music
Ralph Vaughan Williams
Sinfonia Antartica
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Sinfonia Antartica
Edward Elgar
The Apostles, op.49; Pt 2, VII: The Ascension
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The Apostles, op.49; Pt 2, VII: The Ascension
Ralph Vaughan Williams
Serenade to Music
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Serenade to Music
Gustav Holst (Ed. Colin Matthews) & Sheila Armstrong
The Mystic Trumpeter
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The Mystic Trumpeter

The Mystic Trumpeter

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Gustav Holst (Ed. Colin Matthews)
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Past BBC Events

Proms 1980: Prom 40
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Royal Albert Hall
1980-08-27T12:41:55
27
Aug
1980

Proms 1980: Prom 40

19:30
Royal Albert Hall
Proms 1979: Prom 53
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Royal Albert Hall
1979-09-14T12:41:55
14
Sep
1979

Proms 1979: Prom 53

19:30
Royal Albert Hall
Proms 1977: Prom 49 - Viennese Night
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Royal Albert Hall
1977-09-10T12:41:55
10
Sep
1977

Proms 1977: Prom 49 - Viennese Night

19:30
Royal Albert Hall
Proms 1976: Prom 13
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Royal Albert Hall
1976-07-29T12:41:55
29
Jul
1976

Proms 1976: Prom 13

19:30
Royal Albert Hall
Proms 1976: Prom 06
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Royal Albert Hall
1976-07-22T12:41:55
22
Jul
1976

Proms 1976: Prom 06

19:30
Royal Albert Hall

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