About

Yvette Litchfield is an Australian soprano, currently based between Seattle and London. Yvette is a master’s graduate of London’s Guildhall School of Music and Drama where she specialised in contemporary music with mezzo-soprano Sarah Walker and commenced her continuing studies with renowned Handelian soprano Yvonne Kenny and baroque tenor Mark Tucker. She holds a Graduate Diploma in Vocal Performance from the Sydney Conservatorium and a Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy and Italian from the University of Sydney. Yvette’s focus on early opera is reflected in recent performances at the Steglitzer Early Music Festival in roles Télaïre and Fatime from Rameau’s Castor et Pollux and Les Indes Galantes and Woodhouse Festival Opera where she reprised her role as Fatime. Active on the recital platform, highlights include singing Schubert at the Bad Urach Festival and Oxford Lieder Festival.

Yvette’s operatic roles include Mozart’s Susanna Le Nozze di Figaro, Zerlina Don Giovanni, Papagena Die Zauberflöte, Despina Così fan Tutte, Donizetti’s Giannetta L’Elisir d’Amore, Weber’s Ännchen Der Freischütz, Gilbert & Sullivan’s Princess Ida title role, Phyllis Iolanthe, Rameau’s Fatime Les Indes Galantes, Télaïre Castor et Pollux, Clarine Platée, Monteverdi’s Drusilla and Poppea L’Incoronazione di Poppea, Purcell’s Soprano The Fairy Queen, Dido Dido and Aeneas, and Handel’s Galatea Acis and Galatea. 

For a CV or repertoire list please contact Yvette directly via the Contact page.