News & Reviews

We are pleased to announce that the exciting young Austrian mezzo-soprano Sophie Rennert will sing the role of Giacinta in Classical Opera’s performances of Mozart’s La finta semplice at Birmingham Town Hall (2 June) and the Queen Elizabeth Hall (6 & 8 June). She replaces the originally advertised Emily Edmonds, who has had to withdraw for personal reasons.

Sophie graduated with distinction from the Vienna University of Music and Performing Arts, and has won several awards, including 2nd Prize and Audience Prize at the 2016 International Cesti Competition for baroque opera in Innsbruck. In 2013 she was selected for the prestigious Young Singers Project at the Salzburg Festival, and from 2014 to 2016 she was a member of the Konzert Theater in Bern, where her roles included Cherubino (Le nozze di Figaro), Dorabella (Così fan tutte) and Sesto (La clemenza di Tito). She has worked with the Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra, Camerata Salzburg and the Salzburg Mozarteum Orchestra, and she made her UK début in December 2017 in recital with Graham Johnson at Wigmore Hall.

Book Tickets for 2 June 2018 – Birmingham Town Hall

Book Tickets for 6, 8 June 2018 – Queen Elizabeth Hall, Southbank

 

NEXT PERFORMANCES

1770 – a retrospective

9 January, 7:30pm
Wigmore Hall, London

Mozart in Italy

6-8 March,
Cadogan Hall, London

Mozart’s Keys

30 April, 7:30pm
Queen Elizabeth Hall

Subscribe To Our Newsletter

Join our mailing list to receive the latest news and updates from our team.

Subscribe to our mailing list

* indicates required

Classical Opera will use the information you provide on this form to be in touch with you and to provide updates and marketing. Please confirm if you would like to hear about:

You can change your mind at any time by clicking the unsubscribe link in the footer of any email you receive from us, or by contacting us at info@classicalopera.co.uk. We will treat your information with respect. For more information about our privacy practices please visit our website. By clicking below, you agree that we may process your information in accordance with these terms.

We use Mailchimp as our marketing platform. By clicking below to subscribe, you acknowledge that your information will be transferred to Mailchimp for processing. Learn more about Mailchimp's privacy practices here.

You have Successfully Subscribed!

Share This