Ruth McCall joined The Song Company in 1996. For the next fourteen years, she toured extensively across 17 countries, including much of Europe, the USA and Asia. Highlights include the Dresden Early Music Festival and performing Berio’s A Ronne with the Malaysian Filharmonik Orchestra. Ruth has also performed as ‘Barbie’ (Doll) in Michael Daugherty’s ‘What’s That Spell?’ with the Aurora festival, Couperin’s ‘Leçons de ténèbres’ with The Marais Project, and solos for voice by John Cage with The Song Company.
Through Musica Viva in Schools, Ruth has also performed hundreds of concerts for children’s education. In recent years, Ruth has been working as an arranger and song-writer, and her works have been performed by vocal groups and individuals. She was composer-in-residence for the Sydney Children’s Choir in 2011, and in 2012 directed the Song Company’s production of Ship to Shore.