Jessica Hurst

Award: Postgraduate Award

Year: 2017

Genre: Classical

Instrument/voice type: Soprano

Location: Royal Conservatoire of Scotland


Jessica is a soprano currently studying for her Masters in Opera at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland’s Alexander Gibson Opera School in Glasgow, under the tutelage of Clare Shearer. She graduated from the RCS with a MMus degree and a BMus (Hons) degree in Vocal Performance.

Operatic engagements include: Blanche de la Force, Dialogues des Carmélites; Susanna, Le Nozze di Figaro; Second Woman and The Spirit, Dido and Aeneas; Rose (cover), Street Scene; Rosalinde (cover), Die Fledermaus, (Royal Conservatoire of Scotland) Gretel, Hänsel und Gretel, and First Witch, Dido and Aeneas (Trentino Music Festival, Italy). Opera Scene include: Norina, Don Pasquale; Marzelline, Fidelio; Anna, Anna Bolena; Manon, Manon; Fiordiligi, Cosi Fan Tutte and Angelica, Orlando (RCS)

Jessica is kindly supported by the ABRSM UK Postgraduate Award, Hope Scott Trust, the RCS Trust Scholarship and is a Help Musicians UK Postgraduate Award holder.