Paola Quaglia is a very experienced Italian Language Coach. She has been teaching at the Royal College of Music since 2002 and regularly coaches at JPYAP, Opera North, Scottish Opera, Opera Holland Park, Raymond Gubbay, BBC Singers etc.
She has also coached for recordings with Deutsche Grammophone and Sony, working with singers like Rolando Villazon, Anna Prohaska, Simone Kermes amongst others and conductors Sir Antonio Pappano, Teodor Currentzis, Jonathan Cohen.
As an Artist Manager, she has promoted Harrison Parrott singers for 7 years and she currently works for Svanholm Kopec.
A trained singer with many roles in her repertoire, she combines technical expertise, in depth knowledge of the Italian operatic repertoire, language and singing style, contacts and experience in the classical music industry and a true passion for music and the voice in particular.