Rachel Harland is a classically trained soprano. She studied music as an undergraduate at Manchester University and as a postgraduate she trained in Musical Theatre at Central School of Speech & Drama and in Opera at Flanders Opera Studio. She also has an LRSM in vocal teaching.
As a singer she has performed in Belgium, U.K, Australia, U.S. and Canada as a recitalist and for opera companies including Opera Holland Park, Carl Rosa Opera, Royal Opera La Monnaie and The Gilbert and Sullivan Opera Company.
As a teacher, she has given singing lessons and led workshops and coachings for Aldeburgh Music, Music in Prisons, Manchester International Festival, Theatrical Adventures cruises and Agalin Music Camp, Thailand.
She has worked as an English coach at the Royal Conservatoire of Music in Antwerp and is currently a singing teacher at Liverpool University and English coach at The International Opera Academy in Ghent.