Press Reviews

Coro Pilar’s director, Christine Eames, commented, “Everyone was spellbound by her singing in the Messiah… she was a must-have soloist for our summer shows.”

“Pauline Birchall… impressive in the double roles of Rheinmaiden… and a knickerless Erda”
Daily Express

“… a sumptuous Erda”The Stage

“Pauline Birchall (Marcellina)… relished her character to the full; I have not seen or heard better. All the comedic possibilities wrung out…”
Words and Music

“Little Miss Buttercup, sung by Pauline Birchall – a fabulous mezzo soprano”
Lancashire Evening Post

“And what a Carmen! This warm-voiced dramatic Mezzo was the epitome of the gay, sensuous gypsy we have come to expect as she tempted Don Jose (David Newman) beyond his endurance.”
Gordon Bull – Words and Music