An accomplished artist with a rich contralto voice, Louise has sung extensively in the United Kingdom and abroad and is equally at home in oratorio and lieder and song. She has the capacity to captivate audiences and to move people to tears with her beautiful singing, particularly in sacred oratorios such as Bach’s St Matthew Passion, Handel’s Messiah and Mendelssohn’s Elijah.
“sang the contralto arias with much feeling and richness”
“solos by the contralto were most moving”
“People who attended remarked on the quality and timbre of [her] voice”.
“She has excellent control and sang most movingly”.
“[Her] performance of the Verdi was simply peerless. [Her] range, despite the great richness of [her] true contralto voice, is quite astounding’.
Louise Jones (née Jackson) – contralto