croppedpicAnglo-Czech mezzo-soprano Lucie was born in Prague. After the Velvet Revolution she was awarded a scholarship to the Purcell School of Music as a pianist and clarinetist, before taking up a place to read Modern Languages at Oriel College, Oxford, graduating with a 1st class degree. She subsequently graduated with distinction from the Royal Academy of Music Opera Programme, where she was awarded the Elena Gerhardt Leider Prize, the Wilson S&M Eyres Scholarship and an Arts and Humanities Research Council scholarship more…