Welsh born mezzo soprano Anna Jeffers began her studies at the Birmingham Conservatoire where she played many operatic roles and was a major prize winner. Anna continued her studies on the prestigious ENO Opera Works course 13/14 and was chosen as one of 18 International Opera Awards bursary winners which supported her studies at ENO. Anna is currently learning with Louise Crane and Janet Haney.
Since graduating Anna worked with Welsh National Opera, Opera North, Scottish Opera, Wexford Festival Opera, Buxton Festival Opera, Opera Holland Park and Longborough Festival Opera. Highlights have included covering the roles of Eduige in Rodelinda and Second Witch/ Lady in Waiting in Macbeth for Scottish Opera, playing Claire Morgan in the community opera Nine Stories High with Welsh National Opera and singing the roles of Hansel in Hansel and Gretel and Third Spirit in The Magic Flute for Wexford Festival Opera.
Engagements for 2017 include re-joining the extra chorus at Opera North, covering the role of Mrs Herring in Britten’s Albert Herring at Buxton Festival Opera and returning to Wexford Festival Opera to sing the role of Mother in a world premiere of The Boarding House by Andrew Synnott. For more details please visit – www.annajeffers.com.