Press


“The three ladies were an exceptional team Ė far stronger than those fielded by the Royal Opera in January. Camilla Roberts, Anne-Marie Gibbons and Joanne Thomas have such a natural rapport that the show got off to a very strong start.”

Dominic McHugh, Musical Criticism.com (Third Lady,Welsh National Opera Magic Flute 2008)


“Camilla Roberts, Anne-Marie Gibbons and Joanne Thomas sing glowingly and emote like sirens pumped with hormones”

Nigel Jarret, S. Wales Argus (Third Lady,WNO Magic Flute 2008)


“Taking the place of the indisposed Suzanne Murphy was the excellent Joanne Thomas, assuming the role triumphantly”

Christopher Morley, Birmingham. (Mme Larina, WNO Eugene Onegin 2004)


“Mezzo Soprano Joanne Thomasís enormous mellifluous voice filled the arena without any amplification. She sang with seemingly effortless technique, extraordinary consistency of tone and a gorgeous milk chocolate richness. I could have listened to Ms Thomas indefinitely”

Michelle Roueche, Guest Music Critic, Gainesville Times, Georgia, USA


“Joanne Thomasís rich and deep mezzo was an ideal vehicle in Elgarís Sea Pictures”

David Hammond, Huddersfield Examiner


“Displaying excellent technique, power of voice and immense character on stage”

Dean Powell, Western Mail (Welsh Singers Competition 2000)


“A voice of beauty and control”

A J Sicluna, South Wales Echo (Welsh Singers Competiotion 2000)