Enjoy Celebrity Radio’s Soprano Margaret Keys Interview….
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.
Margaret’s first album ‘Legato’ went straight into the charts at #14.
Her talent quickly became clear and she was already being marked out for success by some of the leading conservatoires and music professionals.
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.
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.
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Margaret graduated with a Masters in vocal performance having already gained a First Class Honours Degree in Music Education.
Since graduating Margaret’s career has continued to rise. She signed a recording contract with Universal Records and has been hailed as a unique find:
Margaret has performed extensively throughout the world and has performed with some of the world’s leading orchestras and performers.
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.
She has also performed on several TV broadcasts including BBC Songs of Praise, The BBC Proms and on PBS American TV specials.
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 will return to perform there again in 2016.
Margaret is currently working towards the release of her next album for UK and International release.
Interview recorded 12th October 2016 by Alex Belfield for Celebrity Radio.