She has received wonderful reviews from international critics who have called her performances “moving, mysterious” (Wexford) Opera Today, “Remarkable clarity, expressivity and flexibility.” And “An outstanding young Australian Mezzo.”
Eleanor Greenwood made her start at the International Opera Festival in Wexford, Ireland. A graduate of the Royal Academy of Music Opera Studio in London, and of the Australian National University School of Music, Eleanor has sung both as a soloist and in Ensembles; on stage and on Radio; in London, in the UK, in Australia and most recently throughout China. She is the recipient of numerous major singing Competition scholarships and awards.
In April, she will tour China with the Australian International Opera Company, and in May she has been engaged to sing the Magnificent Weichnachts-Oratorium by JS Bach, with a specialist group – Bach Society of St Louis in the USA.
It’s been an exciting time for Eleanor since winning the prestigious Australasian Opera Competition at the Sydney Eisteddfod with her time in Berlin a great learning experience.
Originally from Canberra, Eleanor is looking forward to performing in front of Australian audiences again and is excited about Opera in the Paddock, “I am really looking forward to Opera in the Paddock, and in particular learning some new pieces that I think the audience will really love” .