ⓒ Rob Arnold
A new one-woman chamber opera by Gillian Whitehead and Fleur Adcock, commissioned by Joanne Roughton-Arnold with funding from Creative New Zealand. Read more
November 2016: Joanne Roughton-Arnold gave the world premiee of Lisa Illean's Artifical Night with the Octandre Ensemble conducted by Jonathan Hargreaves
'A startlingly impressive singer, with a soprano voice capable of performing unusual feats of agility and high tessitura'.
‘Performing challenging music with Joanne Roughton-Arnold has been a powerfully rewarding experience for me. The rapturous quality of her singing, the quiet, good-natured authority she asserts and the intelligent sensitivity of her approach mark her as a musician of exceptional abilities.’
‘Joanne Roughton-Arnold, one of Ms Miricioiu’s pupils, sounded like a possible Violetta of the future while taking the small role of Annina.’
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