A recipient of the Wigmore
Hall/Independent Opera Vocal Fellowship, Anna Huntley was selected for YCAT in
2012 and mentored by Angelika Kirchschlager as part of the Royal Philharmonic
Society/YCAT Philip Langridge Mentoring Scheme. As a student, she was a
prizewinner of the ‘Das Lied' Competition, Berlin and the London Handel Singing
Competition and has been featured as a ‘Rising Star’ in BBC Music Magazine.
Anna was most recently awarded an Associate of the Royal Academy of Music.
An outstanding recitalist, she
appears regularly through the UK and Europe at Wigmore Hall, Wiener
Musikverein, Warsaw Philharmonic Hall, Opéra Lille and at the Klavier-Festival
Ruhr, Oxford, Bath and St Magnus Festivals, working with many of the world’s
leading accompanists including Graham Johnson, Julius Drake, Iain Burnside,
Simon Lepper and James Baillieu. Highlights of recent seasons include her
Wiener Konzerthaus debut with Daniel Harding, Beethoven’s Symphony No. 9
with Alexander Vedernikov and the BBC Symphony Orchestra, Haydn’s Harmoniemesse
with Sir András Schiff, Mahler’s Das Lied von der Erde with the City
of London Sinfonia, Walter Arlen’s The Song of Songs with the Wiener
Symphoniker, recording it for Japanese TV station NHK and Austria’s ORF, as
well as a variety of operatic roles for the Israeli Opera, English National
Opera, Welsh National Opera and English Touring Opera.