Press Reviews:

 

Rigoletto: Scottish Opera

‘…an excellent performance from Louise Collett’s weary, fag-ash Maddalena.’

The Times, May 2011

‘Louise Collett’s fantastic Maddalena is a total slut.’

The Herald, May 2011

 

‘Le marteau sans maitre’ and ‘Upon Silence’ (Theseus Ensemble, ROH)

‘Mezzo-soprano Louise Collett delivered Yeat’s words (from Long-legged fly) with great clarity of line and diction.’

Mark Berry, Boulezian, February 2011

 

Opera Highlights Tour (Scottish Opera)

‘…the mezzo Louise Collett relied on her beautiful warm strong voice and was more subtle in her gestures, as in Walton’s “I was a constant faithful wife’, where the cocking of an eyebrow or the removal of a glove spoke volumes.’

James Munro, Northings, February 2010

Latest News:

28th October – St Andrew’s in the Square Concerts: Louise will sing with The Orchestra of Scottish Opera to include ‘Torna di Tito a lato’ – La Clemenza di Tito, Mozart and Scena di Berenice, Haydn.

16th December – Petit Messe Solennelle, Rossini with Dundee Choral Union at Caird Hall, Dundee

 

Louise Collett - Mezzo Soprano

 

‘…an excellent performance from Louise Collett’s weary, fag-ash Maddalena.’

Rigoletto (Scottish Opera) The Times, May 2011