Rosemary Joshua
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1964-10-16
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Rosemary Joshua

Rosemary Joshua Biography (Wikipedia)

Rosemary Joshua (born 16 October 1964) is a Welsh soprano, particularly known for her performances in Handel's operas.

Joshua was born in Cardiff and studied at the Royal College of Music. After completing her studies there, she made her debut at the Aix-en-Provence Festival as Angelica in Handel's Orlando. Other early operatic appearances were Zerlina in Don Giovanni with Scottish Opera, and both Susanna in The Marriage of Figaro, Sophie in Der Rosenkavalier, norina in Don Pasquale for English National Opera. She has gone on to sing major soprano roles in many of the world's leading opera houses and festivals, including Adèle in Die Fledermaus at the Metropolitan Opera, New York; the title role in The Cunning Little Vixen and Titania in Midsummer Nights Dream at La Scala, Milan and Dutch National Opera in Amsterdam; Anne Trulove in The Rake's Progress at the Glyndebourne Festival and Zerlina, Anne Truelove, Angelica, Orlando, Despina at the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden.

She has appeared in concert across Europe and the USA And has collaborated with many leading conductors including Roger Norrington, Charles Mackerras, Mark Elder, Simon Rattle, Antonio Pappano, Vladimir Jurowski, Gustavo Dudamel, Colin Davis, Marc Albrecht, René Jacobs, William Christie and Marc Minkowski in leading concert halls including The London BBC Proms Royal Albert hall, Tchaikovsky Hall in Moscow, Concertgebouw, Carnegie Hall, Wigmore Hall and Musikverein and Mozarteum, Vienna. Her many recordings include Handel’s Partenope, Esther, Semele, Romilda (Serse), Emilia ([[Flavio), Michal (Saul) and Angelica (Orlando); as well as Venus and Adonis, Blow, Belinda in Dido and Aeneas and Mahler’s Symphony No. 4, Manfred Tojahns Orest and a solo recording of Purcell’s Harmonia Sacra. She has also released two duo recitals with Sarah Connolly of Handel Duets and a Purcell duets live from the Wigmore Hall.

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Rosemary Joshua Tracks

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George Frideric Handel
Streams of pleasure (Theodora)
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Streams of pleasure (Theodora)
George Frideric Handel
Welcome as the dawn of day (Solomon)
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Welcome as the dawn of day (Solomon)
George Frideric Handel
"Per le porte del tormento" (Sosarme, Act 2)
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"Per le porte del tormento" (Sosarme, Act 2)
John Blow
Venus and Adonis (Act 3: conclusion)
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Venus and Adonis (Act 3: conclusion)
George Frideric Handel
Semele - Happy Happy Shall We Be
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Semele - Happy Happy Shall We Be
George Frideric Handel
Semele - Excerpts from Act III
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Semele - Excerpts from Act III
George Frideric Handel
Semele - Excerpts from Act III
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Semele - Excerpts from Act III
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
'Misera, dove son!' (scena) and 'Ah! non son'io che parlo' (aria). K369
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'Misera, dove son!' (scena) and 'Ah! non son'io che parlo' (aria). K369
George Frideric Handel
To thee, thou glorious son of worth (Theodora)
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To thee, thou glorious son of worth (Theodora)
George Frideric Handel
Caro!... Bella! (Giulio Cesare)
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Caro!... Bella! (Giulio Cesare)
George Frideric Handel
I embrace you (Rodelinda)
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I embrace you (Rodelinda)
George Frideric Handel
"Consolati, o bella", from Act 1 of Orlando
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"Consolati, o bella", from Act 1 of Orlando
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Basta vincesti ... Ah, non lasciarmi K.486a
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Basta vincesti ... Ah, non lasciarmi K.486a
George Frideric Handel
Agitato da fiere tempeste (Riccardo Primo)
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Agitato da fiere tempeste (Riccardo Primo)
George Frideric Handel
Per le porte del tormento (Sosarme)
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Per le porte del tormento (Sosarme)
John Blow
Venus and Adonis (Venus! Adonis!)
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Venus and Adonis (Venus! Adonis!)
Matthew Locke
Curtain Tune (The Tempest Part 2)
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Curtain Tune (The Tempest Part 2)
Henry Purcell
Oh! The Sweet Delights Of Love (Dioclesian)
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Oh! The Sweet Delights Of Love (Dioclesian)
Henry Purcell
Draw Near, You Lovers Z462
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Draw Near, You Lovers Z462
John Blow
Venus and Adonis: Adonis, Uncall'd for Sighs 
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Venus and Adonis: Adonis, Uncall'd for Sighs 
George Frideric Handel
Judas Maccabaeus Acts 2 & 3
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Judas Maccabaeus Acts 2 & 3
George Frideric Handel
Judas Maccabaeus Act 1
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Judas Maccabaeus Act 1
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
"Batti, batti, bel Masetto" recit and aria from Act I of Don Giovanni (K.527)
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"Batti, batti, bel Masetto" recit and aria from Act I of Don Giovanni (K.527)
George Frideric Handel
Qual farfalletta (Partenope, Act II)
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Qual farfalletta (Partenope, Act II)
George Frideric Handel
'Se teco vive il cor' from Radamisto
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'Se teco vive il cor' from Radamisto
George Frideric Handel
Esther - Act 2 scene 4 - Blessed are all they that fear the Lord
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Esther - Act 2 scene 4 - Blessed are all they that fear the Lord
Felix Mendelssohn
Elijah Op.70 (extract)
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Elijah Op.70 (extract)
Felix Mendelssohn
Elijah Op.70
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Elijah Op.70
George Frideric Handel
Saul (Act 3, Sc 5)
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Saul (Act 3, Sc 5)
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Past BBC Events

Afternoon Performance 2015-2016: Afternoon Performance 3 – Bach’s ‘Christmas Oratorio’
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City Halls
2015-12-10T10:26:52
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2015
Afternoon Performance 2015-2016: Afternoon Performance 3 – Bach’s ‘Christmas Oratorio’

Afternoon Performance 2015-2016: Afternoon Performance 3 – Bach’s ‘Christmas Oratorio’

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City Halls
BBC Hoddinott Hall 2013-14: BBC Radio 3 Chamber Music Series - Rosemary Joshua
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BBC Hoddinott Hall, Cardiff
2014-04-06T10:26:52
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Apr
2014
BBC Hoddinott Hall 2013-14: BBC Radio 3 Chamber Music Series - Rosemary Joshua

BBC Hoddinott Hall 2013-14: BBC Radio 3 Chamber Music Series - Rosemary Joshua

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BBC Hoddinott Hall, Cardiff
Proms 2012: Prom 8: Handel – Judas Maccabaeus
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Royal Albert Hall
2012-07-19T10:26:52
19
Jul
2012

Proms 2012: Prom 8: Handel – Judas Maccabaeus

Royal Albert Hall
Proms 2011: Prom 58: Mendelssohn – Elijah
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Royal Albert Hall
2011-08-28T10:26:52
28
Aug
2011

Proms 2011: Prom 58: Mendelssohn – Elijah

Royal Albert Hall
Proms 2009: Prom 02
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Royal Albert Hall
2009-07-18T10:26:52
18
Jul
2009

Proms 2009: Prom 02

Royal Albert Hall

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