One of the foremost English sopranos of her generation, Sarah Fox was educated at Giggleswick School, London University and the Royal College of Music. A former winner of the Kathleen Ferrier Award and the John Christie Award, she is also an Honorary Fellow of Royal Holloway College, London University.
Roles at the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden have included Micaela/Carmen, Asteria/Tamerlano, Zerlina/Don Giovanni and Woglinde/Der Ring des Nibelungen. Other operatic roles include Ellen Orford/ Peter Grimes, Ilia/Idomeneo, Susanna/Le Nozze di Figaro & Mimi/La bohème.
Her prestigious concert career has taken her worldwide with engagements in Denver, Hong Kong, Minneapolis, New York, San Francisco, Tel Aviv and Tokyo as well as tours throughout the UK and Europe, working with many leading orchestras including the Berlin Philharmonic, the Gulbenkian Orchestra, the Philharmonia and the Oslo Philharmonic. She has appeared several times at the BBC Proms, the Edinburgh Festival and Three Choirs Festival, and is a regular guest with Classical Opera Company & BBC Radio 3’s Friday Night is Music Night She is also a highly accomplished recitalist with a particular affinity for French Song.
Her discography includes Aminta/Il Re Pastore (Classical Opera Company), Poulenc Songs, The Cole Porter Songbook and Mahler’s 4th Symphony (Philharmonia/Mackerras) all for Signum Classics; Mozart’s Requiem for Convivium; Vaughan Williams’ 3rd Symphony (Halle/Elder) for the Halle label; Vaughan Williams’ Dona Nobis Pacem (Colorado Symphony Orchestra/Litton) and Poulenc Songs for Hyperion; That’s Entertainment (John Wilson Orchestra) for EMI classics; and Cole Porter in Hollywood (John Wilson Orchestra) for Warner Classics.