Enjoy Celebrity Radio’s Interview Margaret Keys THE GIFT OF MUSIC 2018…
Soprano Margaret Keys has been singing since the age of four. Born in Derry, Northern Ireland her passion for music took hold at a young age and Margaret decided that she wanted to pursue a career on stage.
Her talent quickly became clear and she was already being marked out for success by some of the leading conservatoires and music professionals.
Margaret’s new album celebrates her remarkable talent with a beautiful selection of music including La Vie En Rose, Carrickfergus, Going Home & the stunning Danny Boy – there’s something for everyone!
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She has performed to an audience of 35,000 in a special International Lakeside Proms concert and was one of the chosen artists from throughout the World, which also included Andrea Bocelli and Aretha Franklin, to perform for Pope Francis in a special concert for his visit to the USA in 2015. The concert was broadcast worldwide to an audience of 1.5million.
At the tender age of 15 she was awarded the Trinity College Of London Gold medal for the best overall performer in the graded examinations.
Margaret won a scholarship to complete her vocal training at the prestigious Royal Scottish Conservatoire of Music and Drama. She graduated with a Masters in vocal performance having already gained a First Class Honours Degree in Music Education.
She has also performed on several TV broadcasts including BBC Songs of Praise, The BBC Proms and on PBS American TV specials.
Margaret has performed with West End star Alfie Boe, Russell Watson, Paul Potts and was special guest to the multi- platinum selling The Fron Male Voice Choir in their recent tour to New York City and in their UK tour. She made her debut in the Royal Albert Hall in December 2015 in “Christmas with stars” which was produced by BBC Radio 2 and the TV Times.
She was highly honoured to perform for HRH Prince of Wales Foundation Concert for Children and Arts, which was aired to an audience of 5million on Classic Fm and Sky Arts.
Margaret’s high-profile performances have made a great impact on the world of classical music and thus prompted her appointment as the only Irish Ambassador for HRH Prince Of Wales Foundation for Children and Arts. This is especially important to Margaret as she is a proud supporter of arts having a positive impact on young people. She champions the power of the arts and music to transform lives of children.
Margaret is currently working towards the release of her next album for UK and International release in 2018
Interview by Alex Belfield for Celebrity Radio 16th June 2018.