Poppy Holden (Great Britain)

Solo Singing & Madrigals


Studied singing at the Royal College of Music in London; with Nadia Boulanger in Paris; as a Fromm Fellow at Tanglewood; and at the University of York. She has performed and recorded contemporary and early music with the Fires of London, the Consort of Musicke, Gothic Voices, the Tallis Scholars, Musica Reservata, the Taverner Consort and the English Concert. She is now Head of Vocal Studies at Newcastle University, tutor to the Sage Gateshead Young Musicians Programme, and vocal coach to the Northern Sinfonia Chorus.

About the class:

The Madrigal part of the class has been reserved for max. 3 groups; the remaining places are for solo singers. 


Recommended madrigal repertoire: Dowland's Ayres for 4 Voices / Oxford Books of Madrigals / individual choice

Total number of students: 11


Teaching languages: English


aktivní účastníci / active participants

  1. Jan Hartinger
  2. Lucie Hájková
  3. Jiřina Smejkalová (pasivní)
  4. Pavlína Prudilová
  5. Michaela Syrová
  6. Gabriela Pilousová
  7. Martina Baumannová (pasivní)
  8. Eva Blažková
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