Anne-Sophie Sevens
Soprano

Belgian soprano Anne-Sophie Sevens studied classical singing at the Royal Conservatory of Brussels. Anne-Sophie was invited by  the Richard Wagner Cercle in Vienna to join the 2019 Festspiele in Bayreuth and she participated in the prestigious Opernwerkstatt in 2016 and 2018 (Switzerland).


Anne-Sophie made her professional operatic debut in TOBS (Theatre Orchestra Biel Solothurn) as Sopranistin in «Masterclass» of Terrence McNally, singing the aria of Lady Macbeth «Nel dì della vittoria». In 2015 - 2017 she was a member of the Swiss Opera Studio Biel in which she participated, among others, in Idomeneo, Mozart, interpreting the role of Elettra with Orchestra Biel Solothurn. Furthermore she performed opera scenes in the roles of Micaela, Marie in Die verkaufte Braut, Smetana, Agathe, Contessa and Desdemona. In Opernwerkstatt she sang the role of Gerhilde in 2016 and 2017, as well as Marie in Wozzeck, Berg, and Santuzza in concerts in Sigriswil, Bern, Basel and Zürich.

Beside her Belgian musical education she took regular lessons and participated in several masterclasses in Germany, Switzerland and Italy notably with Siegfried Jerusalem, Edda Moser, Vesselina Kasarova, Nadine Secunde and Gerd Uecker.
In 2017 she was Prize-winner in the Bellincanto Competition in Bellinzona, Switzerland and in the Ljuba Welitsch Singing Competition in Vienna, where she was invited in 2018 as a jury member. She participated in 2017 and 2019 at the final rounds of the Elizabeth Connell competition and in 2018 at the final rounds of the Belvedere competition in Jurmala. In 2019 she was finalist in the Rita Gorr competition in Ghent and in the BIVC competition in Bologna.

Upcoming roles

Maureen - Opéra d’Aran - Gilbert Bécaud - Minard in Gent, BE - 11 October 2020

Gerhilde - Die Walküre - Wagner - Landestheater Coburg, DE 2021

Understudy* Sieglinde - Die Walküre - Wagner - Landestheater Coburg, DE 2021

Previous Roles

Marie (Wozzeck), Santuzza (Cavalleria Rusticana), Gerhilde (Die Walküre)

Opernwerkstatt in Sigriswil, Bern, Basel, Zürich, CH 2018

Laetitia -The Old Maid and the Thief  - Menotti

Theater Orchester Biel Solothurn: Biel, Solothurn, CH 2017

La Contessa Le nozze di Figaro 

Syquali Crossmedia, Ticino,CH 2016

Gerhilde Die Walküre 

Opernwerkstatt Basel, Zürich... CH 2016

Elettra Idomeneo

Theater Orchester Biel Solothurn: Biel, Solothurn, CH 2016

Lauretta Gianni Schicchi

Belcanto Academy Bilthoven, NL 2015

La Badessa Suor Angelica

LUCA School of Arts Leuven, BE 2011

Schweizer Opernstudio Bern (2015-2016): Agathe Der Freischütz, Marie Die verkaufte Braut, Micaela Carmen 

Contact:

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