Based in London, Rebecca enjoys a busy and versatile career, performing across the UK and abroad with some of the most exciting conductors and ensembles.
As a soloist she has appeared with the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Ensemble 10/10, Psappha, Royal Northern Sinfonia, Manchester Camerata and performed at the BBC Proms, Oxford Lieder Festival, Wigmore Hall, Royal Festival Hall, Cadogan Hall, Purcell Room, King’s Place, and the Lake District, Salisbury, Buxton and Huddersfield Contemporary Music Festivals. Rebecca is a member of the BBC Singers and also Exaudi, with whom she performs a diverse range of repertoire at venues across the UK and abroad. She also performs with Britten Sinfonia Voices, Stile Antico, The Choir of the Enlightenment, Dunedin Consort and Oxford Baroque. She is also Artistic Director of the award-winning theatre company Re:Sound.
Rebecca grew up in Macclesfield, Cheshire and read Modern Languages at The Queen’s College, Oxford, before going on to postgraduate study at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art and the Royal Northern College of Music, completing an MMus with Distinction. She has been the grateful recipient of the Oxford Lieder Festival Scholarship, the RNCM Contemporary Music Prize and the Liverpool Opera Circle Bursary.
Canterbury Choral Society concerts with Rebecca Lea
Mendelssohn Lobgesang (Hymn of Praise)
Brahms Schicksalslied (Song of Destiny)
Brahms Alto Rhapsody
Saturday 3 November 2018
Love, Fate and Legend
Brahms Liebeslieder Waltzes
Stenhammar Vårnatt (Spring Night)
Holst Choral Hymns from the Rig Veda
Brahms Wie lieblich sind deine Wohnungen
and a selection of songs by Benjamin Britten and others
Saturday 20 January 2018