“Barron brought incredible poise and expressive weight --
not to mention a thrillingly dark and rich-veined mezzo and
a striking stage presence" (Seen and Heard International)
The 2019-2020 season features significant role and house debuts, including Ottavia in Monteverdi's L'Incoronazione di Poppea at the Aix-en-Provence Festival, Suora Zelatrice in staged performances of Suor Angelica with the Berlin Philharmonic under Kirill Petrenko, the title role in Handel's
Giulio Cesare with the NDR Radiophilharmonie, Suzuki in Madama Butterfly with The Hallé Orchestra under Sir Mark Elder, the title role in Gluck's Orphée et Eurydice with Cape Town Opera, and Suzuki with Opéra National de Montpellier.
Fleur's vibrant concert season includes debuts with the Munich Philharmonic in Stravinsky's Pulcinella under Barbara Hannigan, Berlioz arias with the Malaysian Philharmonic under Kees Bakels, Chausson's Poème de l'Amour et de la Mer
with the Orchestre Symphonique de Toulon under Jurjen Hempel; and Beethoven's 9th Symphony with the Virginia Symphony Orchestra under JoAnn Falletta. Fleur also continues her partnership with pianists Julius Drake and Roger Vignoles in recitals at Het Concertgebouw, New York's Kauffman Center, the Aldeburgh Festival, and other festivals in the U.K.