Miranda Ostler sings regularly with ensembles including the London Choral Sinfonia, Philharmonia Voices, and Icosa. She has just completed a year as one of twelve inaugural choral scholars with the Oxford Bach Soloists, performing arias in monthly Bach Cantata concerts. Miranda also deputises at numerous churches around London, including All Saints’ Margaret Street, St Peter’s Eaton Square, St Stephen’s Gloucester Road, and St George's Hanover Square. She is a founding member of two new vocal ensembles: The Rupa Ensemble and Oread Chamber Choir. She has toured Mexico and the UK with Schola Cantorum of Oxford, and has recorded for film and television with the Eric Whitacre Singers at Abbey Road, Air, and Angel Studios, London. She graduated from University College, Durham in 2015, where she was a choral scholar.
Recent solo work includes Bach St John Passion and numerous cantatas for the Oxford Bach Soloists and Tom Hammond-Davies; Haydn The Creation and Mozart Requiem for Willington Festival Chorus and Scott Inglis-Kidger; a mini-recital of Purcell, Debussy and Britten at Trinity College, Oxford; Mozart Vesperae solennes de confessore for Eynsham Choral Society and Stuart Dunlop; Handel Dixit Dominus with The Iona Consort and Benedict Lewis-Smith; multiple performances of a one-voice-per-part Bach St Matthew Passion and Monteverdi Vespers for The Bishop’s Consort and David Stancliffe; McDowall The Lord is Good with the English Chamber Singers and Martin Neary; and Purcell In Guilty Night for Musica Antica Rotherhithe and Oliver Doyle.
PHOTOGRAPHY BY JAMIE WRIGHT
More recordings can be provided on request.
'In uomini, in soldati' from Così fan tutte – Wolfgang Amadeus mozart
Recorded in February 2019 in performance.
'viens, hymen' from les indes galantes – jean-philippe rameau
Recorded in March 2018 during a masterclass with Dr Ron Morris.
IN THE BLEAK MIDWINTER – Julian Marshall
Recorded in April 2017 for Julian Marshall, conducted by Michael Waldron.
Miranda is the second soprano soloist.
TE LUCIS ANTE TERMINUM
'Te Lucis Ante Terminum' was commissioned for the New Music Compline series at Christ Church Cathedral, Oxford, and was first performed by the Unseen Academicals on February 24th, 2016.
Miranda is experienced in designing posters, flyers, logos, concert programmes, and to a lesser degree, websites.
Please email Miranda with any questions or commissions by clicking here. Examples of programme design work can be provided on request. Scroll down for testimonials.