Lesley Garrett CBE

Soprano Solo Artist

One of the nation’s favourite soprano solo artists and musicians, Lesley Garrett CBE is an opera superstar who has appeared on an international stage on multiple occasions, proving testament to her outstanding talent and professionalism on stage. Garrett inherited her love of music, with her grandfather being a classical pianist and her mother being a keen amateur singer.

A perfect solo artist for television appearances, public appearances and for events, Lesley will stun audiences with her sonorous voice and ensure the occasion is an instant success.

Graduating from the Royal Academy of Music, Garrett won the Decca Prize of the Kathleen Ferrier Award in 1979, thereby launching her career as a pre-eminent female opera solo artist. Her professional debut was in 1979, as Amor in Orontea at the Batignano Music Festival. Lesley has gone on to perform across the globe in nations including the US, Russia, Brazil, Australia and Taiwan. Garrett has also performed alongside Bryan Ferry, Mick Hucknell and Eurhythmics as well as many other pop and rock greats, showing her diversity and ability to create fantastic music outside of her comfort zone.

Awarded a CBE for her services to music in 2002, Lesley has become an international soprano superstar, performing at multiple sporting events including a multitude of FA Cup Finals and Tour de France stages. Lesley balances her opera commitments with event and television appearances in order to keep her skills at a world-class level. Garrett makes for an ideal personality to have at events, interacting with guests and talking of her times infront of a global audience as well as performing a plethora of musical genres and recognisable tunes.

To book Lesley Garrett as the solo-artist for your corporate event, function or conference, simply contact the Champions Speakers agency by emailing agent@championsukplc.com or by calling a booking agent directly on 0207 1010 553.

“The audience was mesmerised with Lesley’s performance.” – Allianz Cornhill