Glyndebourne Announces 2023 Jerwood Young Artists

By David Salazar

Glyndebourne has announced that three artists will be part of the organization’s Jerwood Young Artists Programme in 2023.

The three singers include mezzo-soprano Annabel Kennedy, bass-baritone Michael Ronan, and bass Jamie Woollard.

Ronan performed with Glyndebourne in a production of “Les Mamelles de Tirésias” and covered roles in “La Bohème” and “The Wreckers.” He is also a member of the Royal Academy Opera. This summer he will cover roles in “The Rake’s “Progress,” “Don Giovanni,” and “Dialogues des Carmélites” at Glyndebourne.

Kennedy is a member of the Royal College of Music’s International Opera Studio where she has performed in such operas as “Die Zauberflöte,” “Flight,” and “Hänsel und Gretel,” among others.

Woolard, also a member of the Royal College of Music Opera Studio, has performed roles with the Royal Opera House and with St. Martin in the Fields, among many others.