• TBD
    The Creation - Haydn
    Time is TBD
    Broadstone, Broadstone, UK
    Haydn's Creation with Broadstone Choral Society, Dorset
  • TBD
    Opera Gala
    St Nicholas' Church, High Bradfield
    Time is TBD
    St Nicholas' Church, High Bradfield, High Bradfield, Sheffield S6 6LG, UK
    The 2020 Bradfield Festival of Music will run between Saturday 27th June and Saturday 4th July 2020. Rachel sings opera arias, duets, and ensembles alongside fellow RNCM Alumni in the grand finale of the festival.
  • TBD
    Opera Gala
    Time is TBD
    Gartmore, Gartmore, Stirling FK8 3RH, UK
    Rachel Speirs, baritone Tim Bagley, and pianist Mike Nolan bring Art Song, Opera, and Musical Theatre favourites to Gartmore Village Hall.
  • TBD
    Lotty, The Soldier's Legacy
    United Kingdom
    Time is TBD
    United Kingdom, United Kingdom
    Rachel will sing the role of Lotty in Retrospect Opera's 2021 recording of The Soldier's Legacy by G.A. MacFarren alongside Quentin Hayes, Gaynor Keeble, and Ranald McCusker.
  • TBD
    Wexford Festival Opera 2020
    National Opera House, Wexford
    Time is TBD
    National Opera House, Wexford, Wexford, Ireland
    Rachel sings Soprano in Shakespeare in Love (various composers), and joins the Wexford Festival Opera Chorus in Ein Wintermarchen (Goldmark), Le Songe d'une nuit d'ete (Thomas), Edmea (Catalani). Conductors and directors include Julia Burbach, Walter le Moli, and Marcus Bosch.
  • Sing Song Merrily At Home - Fundraiser
    13 Dec 2020, 19:00
    Festive fundraiser for SoundUp Arts CIC - join us on Facebook and Youtube here: and donate via this link:
  • Handel's Messiah
    Christchurch Priory
    12 Dec 2020, 19:00
    Christchurch Priory, Quay Rd, Christchurch BH23 1BU, UK
  • Clonterbrook Music Room Recital - Clonter Opera
    Facebook and Youtube Premiere
    12 Dec 2020, 19:00
    Facebook and Youtube Premiere
    After winning the Betty Bannerman award for French song, Rachel will appear in a recital of French songs and arias which will be streamed online on Facebook and Youtube.
  • HOME - An Online Concert
    Rachel Speirs - Soprano Facebook Page
    03 Jul 2020, 20:00
    Rachel Speirs - Soprano Facebook Page
    In aid of Sound Up Arts and Artists (Music for Dementia CIC). LIVE on Facebook, join Rachel for an evening of music and song from her home. Donations online at
  • Grange Park Opera
    West Horsley
    04 Jun 2020, 19:00 – 18 Jul 2020, 23:00
    West Horsley, West Horsley, UK
    Rachel joins the Grange Park Opera Chorus for their 2020 season in La Gioconda (Ponchielli), La Boheme (Puccini), and the world premiere of The Life and Death of Alexander Litvinenko (Bolton). Conductors and directors include Stephen Barlow, Stephen Medcalf, and Gianluca Marciano.
  • Beethoven Choral Fantasy with BBC Philharmonic (Cancelled)
    The Bridgewater Hall
    16 May 2020, 19:30
    The Bridgewater Hall, The Bridgewater Hall, Lower Mosley St, Manchester M2 3WS, UK
    Beethoven - Choral Fantasy (Soloists from the RNCM) Beethoven - (completed Barry Cooper) Symphony No.10 Beethoven - Symphony No. 6 in F major, 'Pastoral'
  • Mansfield Park - Jonathan Dove
    22 Mar 2020, 15:00
    RNCM, 124 Oxford Rd, Manchester M13 9RD, UK
    This composition has the distinction of being the first completed operatic adaptation of any Jane Austen novel ever to be staged. Rachel will perform the role of Maria Bertram on 22nd, 26th, and 28th March 2020.
  • Elizabeth Harwood Memorial Prize - Final
    10 Mar 2020, 19:30
    RNCM, 124 Oxford Rd, Manchester M13 9RD, UK
    Ann Murray DBE, Sarah Tynan, Isobel Flinn, Lynne Dawson (adjudicators) This special award was founded in memory of the much-loved Yorkshire soprano and provides support for an outstanding final year singer at the RNCM.
  • Korngold and Kurt Weill - Lunchtime Recital RNCM
    02 Mar 2020, 13:15 – 14:00
    RNCM, 124 Oxford Rd, Manchester M13 9RD, UK
    Rachel Speirs and duo partner Celia Denore Lopez perform Korngold's beautiful cycle 'Unverganglichkeit' (Eternity/Permanence) and music by Kurt Weill in the RNCM Monday Lunchtime Recital Series.
  • David Clover Singers' Platform - Recital Class
    Tapton Hall
    26 Jan 2020, 14:00
    Tapton Hall, Shore Ln, Sheffield S10 3BU, UK
    This is an initiative in the David Clover Festival of Singing and is intended to give the opportunity to singers already studying at universities and conservatoires, to postgraduates, and to those being privately tutored, to continue the development of their art with substantial award money.
  • Christmas at Haddon Hall - Private Event
    Haddon Hall
    23 Dec 2019, 19:00
    Haddon Hall, The Estate Office, Bakewell DE45 1LA, UK
    Following a successful recital at Bakewell's local tudor mansion and country house, Rachel returns to this iconic building to sing Christmas favourites alongside guitarist Richard Haslam and fellow RNCM Singers Rhiannon Doogan, Edward Robinson, and Philip O'Connor.
  • Handel's 'Messiah' with Ilkley Choral Society
    St Margaret's Church
    14 Dec 2019, 19:00
    St Margaret's Church, Queen's Rd, Ilkley LS29 9QL, UK
    First performed in 1742, Handel's masterpiece 'Messiah' has become one of the world's best loved musical works. December just wouldn't be the same without it! To be performed with chamber orchestra and Ilkley Choral Society.
  • Gounod's 'Messe Solennelle' - Chorley Choral Society
    16 Nov 2019, 19:30
    Chorley, Chorley, UK
    Chorley and District Choral Society perform Gounod's 'Messe solennelle en l’honneur de Sainte-Cécile' in honour of the Patron Saint of Music.

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