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ABOUT

"Lovely performances from fourteen year old Aimee Banks who sang the Role of Bruno as a boy - a crystal clear voice which was an evening long pleasure'"...

-Opera Today - Heresy Opera

Aimee Banks is an 19 year old soprano from Galway, Ireland.

 

She is currently studying under the direction of Kathleen Tynan, Head of Opera and Vocal Studies at The Royal Irish Academy of Music, Dublin.

An award-winning vocalist Aimee currently holds a number of Vocal titles and recently has been awarded “The most Promising Performer and Bursary” at The Irene Sandford Competition 2020 at the Royal Irish Academy of Music.

She was a recipient of an Eimear Noonan Music Bursary Award 2020 and is the current Overall Junior Vocalist at Sligo Feis Ceoil 2019.

A multi-award winner at Dublin Feis Ceoil and received a Silver Award in the 1st Vienna International Music Competition 2019.

 

The last few years have been momentous for Aimee.

Having had the honour of performing at the Governments launch of the 1916 Commemorations in Dublin’s Convention Centre she has also debuted as the young Giordano Bruno in Roger Doyle’s Opera, 'Heresy', where she received commendation from Opera World, The Irish Times and Opera Today.

 

Aimee has had wonderful opportunities which have led to performances across Ireland, Europe and Carnegie Hall, New York and is no stranger to Radio and Television.