Dearbhla Collins

PIANIST 

Dearbhla Collins – Collaborative Pianist & Vocal Coach – Photo Frances Marshall

“…delivering the sound world with the most intense and persuasive concentration…”

THE IRISH TIMES

Dearbhla Collins is one of Ireland’s finest musicians

Dearbhla Collins – Collaborative Pianist & Vocal Coach – Photo Frances Marshall

The prize winning pianist is a regular recital partner to many international renowned singers including Tara Erraught, Fatma Said and Benjamin Appl. She is passionate about mentoring young talent and as Head of Artistic Administration at the National Opera Studio, London she helps the best of this talent to launch their careers. She regularly collaborates in lessons with singers such as Dame Ann Murray, Sir Thomas Allen, Marie McLaughlin, and Brigitte Fassbaender.

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Vocal Coach

Currently Head of Artistic Administration at the National Opera Studio, London and vocal coach at the Royal Irish Academy of Music, Dublin. Dearbhla has coached in the Universität für Musik, Vienna, in Zurich and the Beijing Central Conservatory, and regularly plays for classes and masterclasses with the world’s leading singers.

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Dearbhla Collins – Collaborative Pianist & Vocal Coach – Photo Frances Marshall

Dearbhla performs with some of the world’s most renowned singers on the most prominent international stages

5 October 2021
Raise your Voices Concert

Concert with Majella Cullagh, soprano, Tara Erraught, mezzo soprano, Robin Tritschler, tenor, Gavan Ring, tenor, Owen Gilhooly, baritone, John Molloy, bass baritone, Dearbhla Collins, piano

9 March 2022
Wexford Festival Opera Recital

Recital with Ava Dodd, soprano for Wexford Festival Opera

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Artistic Director of the Veronica Dunne International Singing Competition

Dearbhla Collins – Collaborative Pianist & Vocal Coach – Photo Frances Marshall

Dearbhla is Artistic Director of the prestigious Veronica Dunne International Singing Competition, based in Dublin Ireland. The competition provides young singers the opportunity to compete at the highest international level.

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