Fiona-Harrison-Media-Page-1-Title

FIONA HARRISON
SOPRANO, COSTUME ARTIST, FEATURE WRITER & BLOGGER


Meet Fiona Harrison – she’s a fizzy fun spirited soprano who brilliantly captures the imagination and all that’s wonderful about vintage. Disciplined and focused, she has single handily created a market for herself within the world of nostalgia. When she arrives all eyes are upon her – making her one of the most exciting and photographed entertainers on the heritage and re-enactment scene. Fearless and unconventional Fiona loves a challenge and is never more engaging than when she is  performing or out and about turning heads in a fabulous new outfit!

In 2016 Fiona launched her first on line magazine entitled “Vintage Fair”. Click onto the link below and share in Fiona’s love of all things vintage as we glimpse into her life style and take a look at the girl behind the voice.

fiona-harrison-media-page-5

Listen to Fiona’s interview with Rosie MacLeod on “Radio Verulam” as she speaks about her career and the tricks she uses to stay on trend within the world of Vintage.

Fiona-Harrison-Media-Page-2

Keep Up to Date with Fiona’s Blog Diary and Latest News on Facebook!


Anglia ITV News – 75th Anniversary of VE Day

Click on the video link below to see how Fiona’s region has been marking the 75th Anniversary of VE Day in lockdown – seen here on Anglian ITV News.


PRESS RELEASE

Fiona Harrison  – A Voice in a Million

Fiona-Harrison-A-Voice-in-a-Million

Fiona Harrison is an extraordinary entertainer who combines beauty and elegance with quality and style. Dubbed by one theatre critic “A Voice in a Million” after her stunning performance in the touring stage musical “From Cobbles to Rock”, Fiona has lead the way in vintage entertainment performing extensively in theatres and cabaret venues from as far a field as Japan to the Outer Hebrides and Europe. Highly respected on the re-enactment and heritage scene for her gorgeous costumes and thrilling showmanship; Fiona specialises in music from the 1880s to the 1970s performing a variety of musical styles from Opera, Big Band and Swing to Rock and Roll.

Fiona’s trademarks are her superb medley arrangements and close harmony work which she has achieved through embracing modern technology to produce her own distinctive sound. By recording the two harmony parts onto her backing track and then singing the melody line live in performance Fiona’s act is unique and unlike any other. With over a thousand songs in her repertoire and with a wealth of shows to choose from Fiona’s performances are always fresh and exciting displaying great musical and vocal variation not to mention her stunning period costumes and beautiful out fits.

Credits have included stand up comedy in the Joyce Grenfell vein, summer seasons, pantomime, working with “The Milton Keynes City Orchestra Big Band” and the “George Thorby Glen Miller Orchestra”. Starring in “You are my Hearts Delight” at Bexhill’s famous De la Warr Pavilion with “Opera South East”,plus national theatre tours in the 1940s stage musicals “We’ll Meet Again” and “How Hovis Won the War” to name but a few.

Today Fiona spends much of her time travelling, performing on average between 250 and 280 shows a year. She has an every growing following through her Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Social media pages and updates her blog diary every week. Fiona also writes for the Uk’s monthly nostalgic magazine the “Best of British” on a variety of fashion and music related topics connected with the 1940s and vintage scene.

During her career Fiona has been a guest on many radio shows.

To find out more about Fiona’s career and background click onto her Biography, Credits, Articles and Blog pages. For fashion check out Fiona’s Fashion and various decade pages where you can read up about her many shows and view her Videos and Show Reels online.

 

Fiona Harrison - A Voice in a Million

Fiona Harrison - A Voice in a Million - Soprano and Costume Artist available to sing for your event anywhere in the world. Victorian/Edwardian WW1 Music Hall. Songs from the 1920s, 30s, 40s, 50s, 60s & 70s. All performed in authentic uniforms & glamorous costumes of the period.
Fiona Harrison - A Voice in a Million
Fiona Harrison - A Voice in a Million
Thank-you to every-one who came to see my show yesterday at Bletchley Park and all the fantastic staff who made it such a great success. It was wonderful to see you all and thank-you for all your lovely comments. Harry Purdom has very kindly sent through his photos. The sun was very strong which made it difficult to shoot but we still have lots of lovely shots. Here are a few of my favorites on stage and behind the scenes. Keep Following! 😉 🎼
Fiona Harrison - A Voice in a Million
Fiona Harrison - A Voice in a Million
I've just got back after a very busy day of performing for Bletchely Park. Thank-you to every-one who came to see my show and to all the staff who worked so hard to make this such a great event. Here are a few of my snap shots with more lovely shots to follow soon. Keep Following! 😉 🎼
Fiona Harrison - A Voice in a Million
Fiona Harrison - A Voice in a Million
It's been a busy week. Click the link to catch up with my latest blog news "Opening the Concert Series at Bletchley Park, Block H & The Canal Festival" , Thank-you for Following! 😉 🎼 https://www.fionaharrison.biz/opening-the-concert-series-at-bletchley-park-block-h-the-canal-festival/
Fiona Harrison - A Voice in a Million
Fiona Harrison - A Voice in a Million
I'm especially excited as I get ready to perform this weekend at Bletchley Park on the 6th August. I'm booked to open the concert series with my Wrens Show "The Fleets in Port Again". No code breaking required here as it will be delightful to see you all. Please enjoy my photos which were taken next door at The National Museum of Computing Bock H. Click the link for more details about my show and thank-you for following! 😉 🎼 https://bletchleypark.org.uk/event/fiona-harrison/
Fiona Harrison - A Voice in a Million
Fiona Harrison - A Voice in a Million
Out-fit of the Week!
Catch me this week in my Wrens uniform as I get ready to perform "The Fleet's In Port Again" at Bletchley Park on Saturday 6th August as I open the concert series at 2.15pm. For more details click the link below and I look forward to seeing you! Photos shot on location at the BCLM by Mark Slater 😉 🎼 https://bletchleypark.org.uk/event/fiona-harrison/
Fiona Harrison - A Voice in a Million
Fiona Harrison - A Voice in a Million
Don't forget to make a note and to tell all your friends I shall be performing next Saturday 6th August 2022 from 12.15pm at Bletchley Park my Wrens Show "The Fleet's In Port Again" For more details click the link below and it will be delightful to see you! 😉 🎼https://bletchleypark.org.uk/event/fiona-harrison/