Angela Simkin was a member of the Jette Parker Programme at the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, for whom she has now sung a wide variety of roles, including Mercédès Carmen, the title role in Oreste, Second Lady Die Zauberflöte, Annina Der Rosenkavalier and Flosshilde Der Ring des Nibelungen.

Elsewhere, engagements have included Second Woman-Witness-Singer Lessons in Love and Violence at the Stars of the White Nights Festival, St Petersburg, Mercédès Carmen for Welsh National Opera, Teseo Arianna in Creta and Iside Giove in Argo for the London Handel Festival, The Angel The Demon for Chelsea Opera Group, Meg Page Falstaff for The Grange Festival and Siegrune Die Walküre with the London Philharmonic Orchestra.

Her recordings include Dorcas in Sir Arthur Sullivan’s Haddon Hall with the BBC Concert Orchestra (Dutton Epoch CD).

For The Mozartists, Angela Simkin has sung Handel’s Messiah and Lucilla in Jommelli’s Il Vologeso.