King Charles Court
Old Royal Naval College
Born in Sussex, Sarah Vivian studied at Trinity College of Music (now Trinity Laban). After college she won the Miriam Licette Scholarship and studied with Régine Crespin in Paris. Sarah was also a prize winner in the Great Grimsby International Competition for singers.
Sarah has sung as a soloist in many of Britain's major concert venues. Highlights include a Brahms Requiem in the Royal Festival Hall for the Goldsmiths Choral Union, Haydn's Nelson Mass and Mozart's Exultate Jubilate with the Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra, and a Mozart Requiem in Westminster Cathedral with the Cathedral Choir, which was broadcast on Classic FM.
Operatic performances include first boy in The Magic Flute in Lille, touring with Opera East singing Norina in Don Pasquale, and in 2008 singing the role of Berta in Rossini's The Barber of Seville for Opera a la Carte.
Sarah recorded her debut recital for BBC Radio 3 in 1992. In 1998 she sang the role of Juliette Diamant in Hyperion Records' recording of Sidney Jones' The Geisha conducted by Ronald Corp.
More recently Sarah has given two well received recitals at St Matthew's Church, Redhill, and in 2017 she sang the soprano solos in Rossini’s Petite messe solennelle with Epsom Choral Society.