Lisa performed at the Royal Albert Hall for the BBC Proms series in 2014 and 2015 as a member of the BBC Proms Youth Choir. Also as a member of the Ulster University Choir, she had the opportunity to perform at Carnegie Hall to premiere Paul Mealor’s ‘Jubilate Deo’ as part of the 2016 Distinguished Concerts International New York’s concert series.
Since graduating from Ulster with First Class Honor’s in 2016, Dawson has worked alongside choirs and vocal ensembles across NI. As a member of the Ulster Youth Chamber Choir, she’s performed on BBC Radio Ulster live, recorded an album, and most recently performed alongside world-renowned vocal ensemble Tenebrae at the City of Derry International Choir Festival 2017.
In 2017, Lisa joined Early Music Ensemble Sestina for a performance of Handel’s and Monteverdi’s setting of the same text ‘Dixit Dominus’, under the direction of Mark Chambers. Lisa will perform Handel’s ‘Theodora’ with Sestina later this year.
Finally, Lisa is a successful vocal teacher and choral leader, directing St Killian’s College Senior Choir, working with The Music Yard Choir in Larne and undertaking a choral internship with Belfast Philharmonic Youth Choir.
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