We are thrilled to welcome Ellie Bowers-Jolley as Polyphony Arts’ Opera Consultant!
Ellie brings to Polyphony Arts a wealth of experience as a freelance Lyric Soprano, Fixer, Opera Chorus Manager, Audition Panelist, Vocal Coach, Adjudicator and Arts Administrator. Elenor is also Creative Director of the Come and Sing Company, who pride themselves on bringing group singing and opera to diverse communities.
Ellie is an active performer, and has performed as soloist for The Monteverdi Choir, The Kings Consort and Capilla Cayrasco. Ellie is also a member of Metro Voices, London Voices, La Nuova Musica, The Audio Network Choir, and is a founder member of the Arkell Ensemble.
We are thrilled to announce a new member in our team of music managers: Susie Murray!
While at University Susie worked at several music festivals during the summers, including Harrogate Music Festival. Upon graduating she worked two short term contracts at classical music agencies before joining Askonas Holt in 2010, which she worked for a decade.
Susie continues to balance her music life with various activities. She completed courses in theatre practice (The Royal Central School of Speech and Drama), film making (BFI Film Academy), and is a qualified yoga instructor since 2019. She is currently offering online yoga classes and many of her colleagues join her!