Elizabeth HilliardSoprano

Elizabeth Hilliard is a soprano from Dublin. She sings a wide range of repertoire, bringing a dramatic quality and emotional intensity to her performances. She combines pinpoint accuracy and razor-sharp musicianship with her passion and relish for performing music by living composers.

Elizabeth is co-director (with David Bremner) of Béal, a production company committed to exploring the relationship between sung and spoken word. The pair have brought international figures including Robert Ashley, Tom Johnson, Jennifer Walshe, Christopher Fox to Dublin.

Her debut disc Sea to the West (featuring Christopher Fox, Gráinne Mulvey, Linda Buckley, David Bremner) was released by Divine Art Records to critical acclaim in 2016.

In 2015 – 2016 she was musician in residence at dlrLexIcon supported by Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council, and has been awarded a bursary by the Arts Council of Ireland to collaborate with the composer Fergal Dowling and video artist Mihai Cucu in 2017.