Julie Bale Soprano,Vocal Coach,Choral Director

 Julie Bale is a British Dramatic Soprano, Teacher of Singing and Conductor. She is equally at home in Opera, Oratorio and on the concert platform. She has worked extensively in Oratorio performing the majority of the standard Choral Repertoire from Bach, Handel, Mozart, Rossini, Poulenc, Vaughan Williams with Choral Societies all over Britain but her main specialism is in large scale works such as Orff’s Carmina Burana and Verdi’s Requiem. Her Operatic highlights have included Helmwige in Die Walküre for Berwick Festival Opera and Leonore in Fidelio for OperaHerts conducted by Phillip Thomas. A role she covered for Dorset Opera. Other roles include Donna Anna, Aida (Concert version), Leonora il Trovatore and Alice Ford. She is also much in demand as a concert artist where her credits include Britten On This Island and Strauss Four Last Songs.

Julie enjoys a highly successful career as a vocal coach and workshop leader. She has been Resident Vocal Coach and member of music staff with The London Oriana Choir. Since 2016. She leads workshops in vocal technique for Choral singers. She also acts as vocal coach for Harrow Choral Society. 

Julie is the Choral Director of the North Middlesex Federation Townswomen's Guild Choir, Choral Director of Northwood Choral Society and leader of Harrow Choral Society's Training Choir Singing for Starters. 

Julie as Leonora, Il Trovatore
Julie as Alice Ford - Falstaff
Julie as Helmwige - Die Walkure, with Andrea Baker and Kathy Taylor-Jones