Belgian soprano Eline Vandenheede has appeared on the concert platform throughout Europe and takes part in the Guildhall Opera Course since September 2018. She is grateful to be supported in her studies with a Guildhall Scholar Award, by Talent Unlimited and The Worshipful Company of Cordwainers.
Previously performed operatic roles include Ilse (Frühlings Erwachen - Benoït Mernier) and Cendrillon (Jules Massenet). She performed the role of the first moon woman (A Trip to the Moon - Andrew Norman) with Sir Simon Rattle and the London Symphony Orchestra. Scheduled roles for season 2019/2020 are Amaranta (La Fedeltà Premiata - Joseph Haydn) and Gracie (The Angel Esmeralda - Lliam Paterson).
Eline won the 2018 Franz-Schubert-Institut Lieder Prize incorporating the Vera Rózsa-Nordell Travel Award and obtained a Virtuoso Award in the 2020 Vienna International Music Competition. She has taken part in various masterclasses with artists such as Gerald Finley, Elly Ameling, Robert Holl, Ann Murray, Peter Konwitschny, Roger Vignoles, Amanda Roocroft, Yvonne Kenny and Helmut Deutsch.
Highlights in previous and forthcoming engagements are at the Barbican Hall, Wigmore Hall, LSO St. Luke’s, St. John’s Smith Square, ROH covering Amore and Melantho (The Return of Ulysses) and Glyndebourne.