The Newill-Smith and Wishart Duo
Lisa Newill-Smith, soprano
David Wishart, piano
Now based in Stralsund, Germany, Lisa Newill-Smith and David Wishart first performed together in Lucca, Italy in October 2013, and have been collaborating since. Performances include appearances in the Bridgewater Hall Foyer (Manchester), Brandermill Woods (Virginia, USA), the Kathleen Ferrier Preliminaries and Edinburgh Castle. Since 2020, the pair have routinely hosted live stream concerts and recordings featuring music by historical women, including Amy Beach, Clara Schumann, Libby Larsen, and Marianna Martines.
Their repertoire includes Lieder, chansons, English song and selections from the lyric soprano operatic and concert repertoire. The duo is always expanding its repertoire and is happy to take requests for your event.
Please contact the duo to discuss any performances or events.