Over the Moon is created and performed by Sarah Forbes (Soprano), Catherine Carter (Mezzo) and Jenny Gould (Piano, Voice and Composer).
The company have a wealth of experience creating performances for and with children.
Sarah performs in both opera and oratorio and specialises in training young voices including running her own choir, Addiscombe Children’s Choir. She met Catherine while they were both singing in Benjamin Britten’s The Turn of the Screw at Cooper Hall. The pair went on to work together again on Kitty Morely’s celebrated 16 Singers which blended movement and voice in a unique performance for an audience of babies and adults. Catherine is also a founding member of TROUPE with whom she created the musical family shows The Empty Chair and The Bad Mood, both of which have been performed at Spitalfields Music Festival and Wigmore Hall as well as numerous other venues. She also performed in Lyrebird, Musical Rumpus (an opera for babies) by Zoe Palmer and Sam Glazer at Spitalfields Music Festival and across the UK. Catherine is the Creative Director of Fairbeats music, working with young refugees, asylum seekers and new migrants to create and perform new music in South London. Sarah met Jenny whilst they were both working for Finchley Children’s Music Group as vocal animateurs. Jenny is a composer and singer/songwriter who has composed music for children’s voices and numerous pieces of children’s theatre including the Young Shakespeare Company and her own show Prince Caspian for Opera Brava.