Bristol based Mezzo soprano Rebecca Chellappah holds a Masters in Music with Distinction from the Royal Northern College of Music (RNCM). She works full time as a mezzosoprano and singing teacher.
Rebecca's full opera roles include the title roles of Bizet's Carmen, Rosina in Rossini's The Barber of Seville, Delilah in Saint-Saëns Samson and Delilah , Helene in Offenbach's La Belle Helene, supporting roles include Mistress Quickly in Verdi's Falstaff, Madame Larina and Filipyvena in Eugene Onegin by Tchaikovsky, Geneviève in Debussy's Pélleas et Mélisande and Marcellina in The Marriage of Figaro by Mozart.
An active recitalist, Rebecca has given many well received song recitals in Singapore, Malaysia, South Korea, Japan and the UK. In demand as an alto soloist, her oratorio performances include Mahler's 8th Symphony, Handel's Messiah, Mendelssohn's Elijah, Mozart's Requiem, Mozart's Solemn Vespers, Karl Jenkin's The Armed Man and Stabat Mater as well as Rossini's Stabat Mater and Petite Messe Solennelle.
Rebecca also teaches singing technique. Rebecca believes that everyone should enjoy the pleasure of singing and loves helping others find the best in their voices.She is very passionate about the promotion of a healthy lifelong singing technique and firmly believes that singing is simply good for the soul!