Monica Sinclair (Operatic contralto)

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Relationships

children:Angela Tunstall
married:Tony Tunstall (horn player)
students:Angela Tunstall
Discogs:https://www.discogs.com/artist/1201349 [info]
Wikidata:Q6900085 [info]

Appearances

DateTitleAttributesArtistLength
performed
1963-04Mavra, opera buffa in 1 act DialogueL’Orchestre de la Suisse Romande, Ernest Ansermet, Monica Sinclair0:44
vocals
1957The Mikado: Act I. "Your revels cease" (Katisha, Nanki-Poo, Pitti-Sing, Yum-Yum, Others)contralto vocalsGilbert & Sullivan8:27
1957The Mikado: Act II. "Alone, and yet alive" (Katisha)contralto vocalsGilbert & Sullivan0:49
1957The Mikado: Act II. "Hearts do not break" (Katisha)contralto vocalsGilbert & Sullivan2:01
1957The Mikado: Act II. "Miya sama, miya sama" (Girls, Nobles, Mikado, Katisha)contralto vocalsGilbert & Sullivan2:45
1957The Mikado: Act II. "See how the Fates their gifts allot" (Mikado, Pitti-Sing, Poo-Bah, Ko-Ko, Katisha)contralto vocalsGilbert & Sullivan2:04
1957The Mikado: Act II. "There is a beauty in the bellow of the blast" (Katisha, Ko-Ko)contralto vocalsGilbert & Sullivan2:13
1958-09-24 – 1958-09-25Anna Bolena: Atto II. “Piangete voi? ... Al dolce guidami ... Coppia iniqua” (Anna - Smeton - Percy - Rochefort - Herervey - Chor, Finale 2. Akt)contralto vocalsMaria Callas, John Lanigan, Philharmonia Chorus, Duncan Robertson, Joseph Rouleau, Monica Sinclair, Philharmonia Orchestra, Nicola Rescigno19:56
1960-06-05I puritani: Atto I. “Cavalier”mezzo-soprano vocals [Enrichetta]Nicola Filacuridi, Monica Sinclair, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Vittorio Gui?:??
1960-06-05I puritani: Atto I. “Ferma! Invan rapir pretendi”mezzo-soprano vocals [Enrichetta]Ernest Blanc, Nicola Filacuridi, Monica Sinclair, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Vittorio Gui?:??
1960-06-05I puritani: Atto I. “Figlia a Enrico, a Carlo sposa”mezzo-soprano vocals [Enrichetta]Nicola Filacuridi, Monica Sinclair, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Vittorio Gui?:??
1960-06-05I puritani: Atto I. “Finale primo: Il rito augusto si compia senza me”mezzo-soprano vocals [Enrichetta]Nicola Filacuridi, Giuseppe Modesti, Monica Sinclair, David Ward, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Vittorio Gui?:??
1960-06-05I puritani: Atto I. “Son vergin vezzosa”mezzo-soprano vocals [Enrichetta]Nicola Filacuridi, Giuseppe Modesti, Monica Sinclair, Joan Sutherland, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Vittorio Gui?:??
1960-06-05I puritani: Atto I. “Sulla virginea testa”mezzo-soprano vocals [Enrichetta]Ernest Blanc, Nicola Filacuridi, Monica Sinclair, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Vittorio Gui?:??
1961-10Dido and Aeneas, Z. 626: Act II. "Ruin'd ere the set of sun" (First Witch)mezzo-soprano vocals [Sorceress]English Chamber Orchestra, Anthony Lewis5:02
1961-10Dido and Aeneas, Z. 626: Act II. Prelude for the Witches - "Wayward sisters" (Sorceress)mezzo-soprano vocals [Sorceress]English Chamber Orchestra, Anthony Lewis3:06
1961-10Dido and Aeneas, Z. 626: Act III. "See the flags and streamers curling" (Sorceress)mezzo-soprano vocals [Sorceress]English Chamber Orchestra, Anthony Lewis3:24
1961-11-14 – 1961-11-16Il pirata: Atto I, Scena I. “Sorgete…lo sognai ferito, esangue”soprano vocalsMaria Callas, Philharmonia Orchestra, Antonio Tonini9:23
1962-03 – 1962-04Alcina: Act I, Scene I. "Chi m'insega il caro padre?" (Oberto, Oronte, Bradamante, Morgana)mezzo-soprano vocalsLuigi Alva, Mirella Freni, Graziella Sciutti, Monica Sinclair, London Symphony Orchestra, Richard Bonynge3:24
1962-03 – 1962-04Alcina: Act I, Scene I. "Di te mi rido, semplice stolto" (Ruggiero, Oberto, Melisso, Bradamante)mezzo-soprano vocalsTeresa Berganza, Ezio Flagello, Mirella Freni, Monica Sinclair, London Symphony Orchestra, Richard Bonynge2:34
1962-03 – 1962-04Alcina: Act I, Scene I. "E gelosia, forza è d'amore" (Bradamante) / Scene II. "Vo cercando la bella cagion delle mie pene" (Ruggiero)mezzo-soprano vocalsTeresa Berganza, Monica Sinclair, London Symphony Orchestra, Richard Bonynge5:16
1962-03 – 1962-04Alcina: Act I, Scene I. "Questo è il cielo contenti" (Coro, Bradamante, Melisso, Alcina)mezzo-soprano vocalsEzio Flagello, Monica Sinclair, Joan Sutherland, London Symphony Orchestra, Richard Bonynge2:50
1962-03 – 1962-04Alcina: Act I, Scene I. "Sin per le vie del sole" (Coro, Bradamante, Ruggiero, Melisso)mezzo-soprano vocalsTeresa Berganza, Ezio Flagello, Monica Sinclair, London Symphony Orchestra, Richard Bonynge1:37
1962-03 – 1962-04Alcina: Act I, Scene I. Overture / "Oh Dei!" (Bradamante, Melisso, Morgana)mezzo-soprano vocalsEzio Flagello, Graziella Sciutti, Monica Sinclair, London Symphony Orchestra, Richard Bonynge4:01
1962-03 – 1962-04Alcina: Act I, Scene II. "La bocca vaga" (Ruggiero, Melisso, Bradamante, Morgana, Alcina)mezzo-soprano vocalsTeresa Berganza, Ezio Flagello, Graziella Sciutti, Monica Sinclair, Joan Sutherland, London Symphony Orchestra, Richard Bonynge5:00
1962-03 – 1962-04Alcina: Act I, Scene II. "Sì, son quella, non più bella" (Alcina, Bradamante, Ruggiero, Melisso)mezzo-soprano vocalsTeresa Berganza, Ezio Flagello, Monica Sinclair, Joan Sutherland, London Symphony Orchestra, Richard Bonynge3:22
1962-03 – 1962-04Alcina: Act II, Scene I. "Pensa a chi geme" (Melisso, Bradamante, Ruggiero)mezzo-soprano vocalsTeresa Berganza, Ezio Flagello, Monica Sinclair, London Symphony Orchestra, Richard Bonynge4:00
1962-03 – 1962-04Alcina: Act II, Scene I. "Vorrei vendicarmi del perfido cor" (Bradamante, Ruggiero)mezzo-soprano vocalsTeresa Berganza, Monica Sinclair, London Symphony Orchestra, Richard Bonynge4:53
1962-03 – 1962-04Alcina: Act II, Scene II. "E' un folle, è un vil affetto" (Oronte, Ruggiero, Bradamante, Morgana)mezzo-soprano vocalsLuigi Alva, Teresa Berganza, Graziella Sciutti, Monica Sinclair, London Symphony Orchestra, Richard Bonynge3:09
1962-03 – 1962-04Alcina: Act III, Scene I. "Ma quando tonerai" (Alcina, Melisso, Ruggiero, Bradamante)mezzo-soprano vocalsTeresa Berganza, Ezio Flagello, Monica Sinclair, Joan Sutherland, London Symphony Orchestra, Richard Bonynge5:11
1962-03 – 1962-04Alcina: Act III, Scene I. "Vane tu seco ancora" (Melisso, Bradamante) / Scene II "Niuna forza lo arresta" (Oronte, Alcina)mezzo-soprano vocalsLuigi Alva, Ezio Flagello, Monica Sinclair, Joan Sutherland, London Symphony Orchestra, Richard Bonynge2:28
1962-03 – 1962-04Alcina: Act III, Scene III. "Barbara! io ben lo so" (Oberto, Bradamante, Alcina, Ruggiero)mezzo-soprano vocalsTeresa Berganza, Mirella Freni, Monica Sinclair, Joan Sutherland, London Symphony Orchestra, Richard Bonynge2:21
1962-03 – 1962-04Alcina: Act III, Scene III. "Non è amor, né gelosia" (Alcina, Bradamante, Ruggiero)mezzo-soprano vocalsTeresa Berganza, Monica Sinclair, Joan Sutherland, London Symphony Orchestra, Richard Bonynge4:58
1962-03 – 1962-04Alcina: Act III, Scene III. "Prendi, e vivi. Ruggiero vuol la tua libertà" (Ruggiero, Oronte, Alcina, Bradamante, Morgana, Melisso, Coro)mezzo-soprano vocalsLuigi Alva, Teresa Berganza, Ezio Flagello, Graziella Sciutti, Monica Sinclair, Joan Sutherland, London Symphony Orchestra, Richard Bonynge3:36
1963-07Giulio Cesare: Act II. "Sì spietata, il tuo rigore" (Tolomeo)mezzo-soprano vocalsMonica Sinclair, London Symphony Orchestra, Richard Bonynge3:26
1963-07Giulio Cesare: Act II. "Sì spietata, il tuo rigore" (Tolomeo)contralto vocalsMonica Sinclair, London Symphony Orchestra, Richard Bonynge3:26
1966-07Faust: Act 3: No.15 "Seigneur Dieu, que vois-je!"mezzo-soprano vocalsCharles‐François Gounod12:20
1966-07Faust: Act 4: Marthe! - Dieu soit loué! C'est vous!... Déposons nosmezzo-soprano vocalsCharles‐François Gounod7:19
1966-07Faust: Act 4: No.26 "Par ici, mes amis!"mezzo-soprano vocalsCharles‐François Gounod6:13
1967-07-17 – 1967-07-27La fille du régiment: Acte I. « Pour une femme de mon nom » (La Marquise)contralto vocals [La Marquise de Berkenfield]Douglas Robinson, Monica Sinclair, Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, Richard Bonynge5:04
1967-07-17 – 1967-07-27La fille du régiment: Acte II. « Ah! c'est elle! » (La Marquise)contralto vocals [La Marquise de Berkenfield]Douglas Robinson, Monica Sinclair, Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, Richard Bonynge2:05
1967-07-17 – 1967-07-27La fille du régiment: Acte II. « La romance perdue, on la retrouvée » (La Marquise)contralto vocals [La Marquise de Berkenfield]Douglas Robinson, Monica Sinclair, Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, Richard Bonynge1:40
1967-07La Fille du régiment : Acte I. “Je suis soldat”contralto vocals [La Marquise de Berkenfield]Jules Bruyère, Chorus of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, Eric Garrett, Spiro Malas, Luciano Pavarotti, Monica Sinclair, Joan Sutherland, Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, Richard Bonynge10:24
1967-07La Fille du régiment : Acte I. “L’ennemi s’avance”contralto vocals [La Marquise de Berkenfield]Jules Bruyère, Chorus of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, Alan Jones, Monica Sinclair, Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, Richard Bonynge3:29
1967-07La Fille du régiment : Acte I. “Pour une femme de mon nom”contralto vocals [La Marquise de Berkenfield]Jules Bruyère, Chorus of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, Alan Jones, Monica Sinclair, Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, Richard Bonynge5:04
1967-07La Fille du régiment : Acte I. “Quoi ! vous m’aimez ?”contralto vocals [La Marquise de Berkenfield]Jules Bruyère, Spiro Malas, Luciano Pavarotti, Monica Sinclair, Joan Sutherland, Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, Richard Bonynge10:06
1967-07La Fille du régiment : Acte I. Nos. 1 – 2 “L’ennemi s’avance …“contralto vocals [Marquise]Jules Bruyère, Chorus of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, Alan Jones, Spiro Malas, Luciano Pavarotti, Monica Sinclair, Joan Sutherland, Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, Richard Bonynge17:38
1967-07La Fille du régiment : Acte I. Nos. 3 – 5 “Bonjour mon père ! …”contralto vocals [Marquise]Jules Bruyère, Chorus of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, Eric Garrett, Spiro Malas, Luciano Pavarotti, Monica Sinclair, Joan Sutherland, Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, Richard Bonynge25:16
1967-07La Fille du régiment : Acte I. Nos. 6 – 7 “Ah ! mes amis ! …“contralto vocals [Marquise]Jules Bruyère, Chorus of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, Eric Garrett, Spiro Malas, Luciano Pavarotti, Monica Sinclair, Joan Sutherland, Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, Richard Bonynge17:08
1967-07La Fille du régiment : Acte II: "Ah! c'est elle!"contralto vocals [La Marquise de Berkenfield]Jules Bruyère, Chorus of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, Edith Coates, Eric Garrett, Spiro Malas, Luciano Pavarotti, Monica Sinclair, Joan Sutherland, Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, Richard Bonynge2:05
1967-07La Fille du régiment : Acte II: "Ecoutez - moi, de grâce!"contralto vocals [La Marquise de Berkenfield]Jules Bruyère, Edith Coates, Spiro Malas, Luciano Pavarotti, Monica Sinclair, Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, Richard Bonynge6:57
1967-07La Fille du régiment : Acte II: "La romance perdue, on l'a retrouvée"contralto vocals [La Marquise de Berkenfield]Spiro Malas, Monica Sinclair, Joan Sutherland, Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, Richard Bonynge1:40
1967-07La Fille du régiment : Acte II: "Le jour naissait dans le bocage"contralto vocals [La Marquise de Berkenfield]Spiro Malas, Monica Sinclair, Joan Sutherland, Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, Richard Bonynge8:58
1967-07La Fille du régiment : Acte II: "Oui! quand le destin, au milieu de la guerre"contralto vocals [La Marquise de Berkenfield]Jules Bruyère, Chorus of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, Edith Coates, Eric Garrett, Spiro Malas, Luciano Pavarotti, Monica Sinclair, Joan Sutherland, Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, Richard Bonynge4:09
1967-07La Fille du régiment : Acte II: Entr'actecontralto vocals [La Marquise de Berkenfield]Spiro Malas, Monica Sinclair, Joan Sutherland, Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, Richard Bonynge2:38
1967-07La Fille du régiment : Acte II. Entr'acte et No. 8 “Enfin la voilà mariée …”contralto vocals [Marquise]Jules Bruyère, Chorus of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, Eric Garrett, Spiro Malas, Luciano Pavarotti, Monica Sinclair, Joan Sutherland, Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, Richard Bonynge13:15
1967-07La Fille du régiment : Acte II. Nos. 9 – 12 “C’en est donc fait …”contralto vocals [Marquise]Jules Bruyère, Chorus of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, Edith Coates, Spiro Malas, Luciano Pavarotti, Monica Sinclair, Joan Sutherland, Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, Richard Bonynge26:19
1967-10Lakmé: Act I: Quand une femme est si jolie... Leur vertu bizarre manque dʼapparat (Lakmé)contralto vocals [Miss Bentson]Gwenyth Annear, Claude Calès, Josephte Clément, Monica Sinclair, Alain Vanzo, Orchestre National de lʼOpéra de Monte‐Carlo, Richard Bonynge4:50
1967-10Lakmé: Act I. “Miss Rose, Miss Ellen” (Miss Bentson)mezzo-soprano vocals [Miss Bentson]Dame Joan Sutherland, Alain Vanzo, Richard Bonynge2:10
1967-10Lakmé: Act II: Allons, avant que midi sonne (Lakmé)contralto vocals [Miss Bentson]Claude Calès, Josephte Clément, Monte-Carlo Opera Chorus, Monica Sinclair, Orchestre National de lʼOpéra de Monte‐Carlo, Richard Bonynge4:55
1967-10Lakmé: Act II. “Ils sont assourdissants!” (Miss Bentson)mezzo-soprano vocals [Miss Bentson]Dame Joan Sutherland, Alain Vanzo, Richard Bonynge1:16
Der Zigeunerbaron: Akt I "Also jetzt wirst du Augen machen, Freunderl!" ... "Dem Freier nacht die Braut" ... "Ein Frier meldet sich schon wieder" (Zsupán, Chor, Arsena, Barinkay, Carnero, Mirabella)contralto vocalsNicolai Gedda, Erich Kunz, Willy Ferenz, Erika Köth, Monica Sinclair, Philharmonia Chorus, Philharmonia Orchestra, Otto Ackermann3:16
Der Zigeunerbaron: Akt I. "Ah, sieh da, ein herrlich Frauenbild" (Barinkay, Zsupán, Mirabella, Arsena, Czipra, Chor)contralto vocalsNicolai Gedda, Erich Kunz, Monica nclair, Erika Köth, Gertrud Burgsthaler-Schuster, Philharmonia Chorus, Philharmonia Orchestra, Otto Ackermann2:07
Der Zigeunerbaron: Akt I. "Du kannst den Zigeunern getrost vertrau'n" (Czipra, Chor, Saffi, Barinkay, Zsupán, Carnero, Arsena, Mirabella)contralto vocalsElisabeth Schwarzkopf, Nicolai Gedda, Erich Kunz, Gertrud Burgsthaler-Schuster, Erika Köth, Willy Ferenz, Monica Sinclair, Philharmonia Chorus, Philharmonia Orchestra, Otto Ackermann3:59
Der Zigeunerbaron: Akt I. "Hier in diesem Land Eure Wiege stand" (Saffi, Czipra, Barkinay, Arsena, Mirabelle, Zsupán, Chor)contralto vocalsElisabeth Schwarzkopf, Gertrud Burgsthaler-Schuster, Nicolai Gedda, Monica Sinclair, Erika Köth, Erich Kunz, Willy Ferenz, Philharmonia Chorus, Philharmonia Orchestra, Otto Ackermann3:56
Der Zigeunerbaron: Akt I. "Um frech dem Übermut zu frönen" (Saffi, Czipra, Barkinay, Chor, Arsena, Mirabella, Zsupán, Carnero, Alle)contralto vocalsElisabeth Schwarzkopf, Nicolai Gedda, Gertrud Burgsthaler-Schuster, Monica Sinclair, Erika Köth, Erich Kunz, Willy Ferenz, Philharmonia Chorus, Philharmonia Orchestra, Otto Ackermann3:00
Der Zigeunerbaron: Akt II. "Ach, ihn ruft das Vaterland und Pflicht" (Czipra, Arsena, Mirabella, Barinkay, Homonay, Carnero, Ottokar, Zsupán, Chor, Saffi)contralto vocalsElisabeth Schwarzkopf, Nicolai Gedda, Erich Kunz, Hermann Prey, Erika Köth, Gertrud Burgsthaler-Schuster, Monica Sinclair, Willy Ferenz, Josef Schmidinger, Philharmonia Chorus, Philharmonia Orchestra, Otto Ackermann1:56
Der Zigeunerbaron: Akt II. "Ich hab' gewacht bei Tag und Nacht" (Czipra, Arsena, Mirabella, Barinkay, Homany, Carnero, Ottokar, Zsupán, Chor)contralto vocalsGertrud Burgsthaler-Schuster, Erika Köth, Monica Sinclair, Nicolai Gedda, Hermann Prey, Willy Ferenz, Josef Schmidinger, Erich Kunz, Philharmonia Chorus, Philharmonia Orchestra, Otto Ackermann1:28
Der Zigeunerbaron: Akt II. "O welch ein Glück!" (Saffi, Barinkay, Arsena, Mirabella, Czipra, Zsupán, Homonay, Ottokar, Chor)contralto vocalsElisabeth Schwarzkopf, Nicolai Gedda, Erika Köth, Monica Sinclair, Gertrud Burgsthaler-Schuster, Erich Kunz, Hermann Prey, Josef Schmidinger, Philharmonia Chorus, Philharmonia Orchestra, Otto Ackermann3:18
Der Zigeunerbaron: Akt II. "So voil Fröhlichkeit" (Arsena, Mirabella, Ottokar, Homonay, Zsupán)contralto vocalsErika Köth, Monica Sinclair, Josef Schmidinger, Hermann Prey, Erich Kunz2:06
Faust: Soldier’s Chorus “Déposons les armes” (Massard, Elkins, Sinclair)contralto vocalsMargreta Elkins, Robert Massard, Monica Sinclair6:25
Faust: Soldiers' Choruscontralto vocalsMargreta Elkins, Vera Little, Robert Massard, Monica Sinclair, Helen Watts, London Symphony Orchestra, Richard Bonynge3:16
H.M.S. Pinafore: Act I, Chorus, “We Sail the Ocean Blue”, Recit and Song, “For I’m Called Little Buttercup”contralto vocalsGlyndebourne Festival Chorus, Pro Arte Orchestra, Sir Malcolm Sargent4:36
Iolanthe: Act II, Finale “Soon as we May, Off and Away”contralto vocalsGlyndebourne Festival Chorus, Pro Arte Orchestra, Sir Malcolm Sargent2:13
Le nozze di Figaro, K. 492: Act II, Scene XI. No. 16 Finale "Voi signor che giusto siete" (Il Conte, La Contessa, Susanna)contralto vocalsSesto Bruscantini, Franco Calabrese, Hugues Cuénod, Sena Jurinac, Graziella Sciutti, Monica Sinclair, Glyndebourne Festival Orchestra, Vittorio Gui3:49
The Gondoliers: Act I. “From the sunny Spanish shore” (Duke, Duchess, Casilda, Luiz)contralto vocalsGilbert & Sullivan1:37
The Gondoliers: Act I. “I stole the Prince” (Don Alhambra, Casilda, Luiz, Duke, Duchess)contralto vocalsGilbert & Sullivan2:16
The Gondoliers: Act I. “In enterprise of martial kind” (Duke, Casilda, Duchess, Luiz)contralto vocalsGilbert & Sullivan1:48
The Gondoliers: Act I. “Try we life-long” (Casilda, Duchess, Luiz, Duke, Don Alhambra)contralto vocalsGilbert & Sullivan1:59
The Gondoliers: Act II, Gavotte “I am a Courtier, Grave and Serious”contralto vocalsGlyndebourne Festival Chorus, Pro Arte Orchestra, Sir Malcolm Sargent3:59
The Gondoliers: Act II. “I am a courtier grave and serious” (Casilda, Duchess, Marco, Giuseppe, Duke)contralto vocalsGilbert & Sullivan3:57
The Gondoliers: Act II. “Now let the loyal lieges gather round” (Don Alhambra, All)contralto vocalsGilbert & Sullivan1:10
The Gondoliers: Act II. “On the day when I was wedded” (Duchess)contralto vocalsGilbert & Sullivan2:25
The Gondoliers: Act II. “Small titles and orders” (Duke, Duchess)contralto vocalsGilbert & Sullivan2:59
The Gondoliers: Act II. “The Royal Prince” (Inez, All)contralto vocalsGilbert & Sullivan4:35
vocals
1958The Yeomen of the Guard (Glyndebourne Festival Chorus, Pro Arte Orchestra feat. conductor: Sir Malcolm Sargent)contralto vocalsGilbert & Sullivan
MessiahHandel; Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Sir Thomas Beecham
The Pirates of Penzancecontralto vocals [Ruth (a private maid)]Gilbert & Sullivan