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Welcome to my official website. This is the place to come for up-to-date news about concerts, broadcasts and releases, so please check in regularly! Elin

Latest news

Y Dioddefaint - St John Passion on S4C

This Good Friday, at 9pm, sees the first ever broadcast of Bach’s St John Passion in the Welsh language. Translated by Elin and Heini Gruffudd, and performed by a cast of renowned soloists, orchestra and choir, this will be on S4C with subtitles available. If you miss it, it will be available on the iPlayer, along with the behind-the-scenes documentary about the project, Gwaith Mawr Bach.

Record Review

Tune in to BBC Radio 3 this Saturday morning to hear Elin with Andrew McGregor on Record Review. There’ll be clips too from the new Morfydd CD.

Portrait of a Lost Icon: new CD release

This week sees the launch of ‘Portrait of a Lost Icon’, Elin’s newest release. It’s a collection of the stunning and charming music of Morfydd Owen, the Welsh composer who wrote 180 pieces before her tragic and unexplained death in 1918, aged just 26. Recorded on the Tŷ Cerdd label, with pianist... Read more

Latest blog – Meet the Artist

Me, chatting. Nothing new there but check out the Cross-Eyed Pianist’s recent interview with me here. And yes, I really do love marmite… https://meettheartist.site/2016/11/12/elin-manahan-thomas-soprano/