Nicki Kennedy enjoys a distinguished reputation as an accomplished exponent of baroque and classical repertoire. She possesses a warm voice of considerable agility and flexibility. This, coupled with a sparkling personality and great musicality and linguistic ability has marked her out as a favourite with audiences and promoters. She read Spanish at Bristol University, where she gained a First Class Honours Degree before continuing her studies at the Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama and at the Royal College of Music, where she was awarded numerous prizes. Nicki has performed, broadcast and recorded at many of the major festivals of Europe, Japan and the U.S.A, with a wide range of orchestras including The Academy of Ancient Music, Les Musiciens du Louvre, L’Orchestre des Champs Elysées and the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra.