Romanian soprano Andreea Soare has been a member of the Opéra National de Paris L’Atelier Lyrique programme since 2011. Prior to this she trained at the Conservatoire National de Région de Strasbourg and the Conservatoire de Paris, as well as the European Academy of Music, Festival d’Aix-en-Provence. She is the recipient of the lyrical Cercle Carpeaux prize, Arop prize, “Les amis du festival d’Aix en Provence” and HSBC award.
Engagements with L’Atelier Lyrique in the 2013/14 season include Donna Elvira Don Giovanni, Female Chorus The Rape of Lucretia and Debussy’s La Demoiselle Elue. She made her debut at l’Opéra national de Paris in 2012 in La Cerisaie by Philippe Fénelon, playing a young girl, and has since performed the role of Henriquetta di Francia I Puritani in a production directed by Laurent Pelly and conducted by Michele Mariotti. Next season, Andreea will make her UK debut singing the role of Fiordiligi Cosi fan tutte for Garsington Opera.
Recent highlights include the roles of Maddalena La Resurrezione de Haendel at the Amphitheatre Bastille, Sandrina La Finta Giardiniera at the MC93 in Bobigny, Silvia in Haydn’s l’Isola Disabitata and Clarice Il mondo della luna, conducted by Guillaume TourniairE, both at the Opéra National de Paris. Past roles also include First Lady Die Zauberflöte, Sandrina La Finta Giardiniera, Pamina The Magic Flute, Countess The Marriage of Figaro and the title role in Alcina. On the concert platform, highlights include Poulenc’s Stabat Mater at the ‘Festival de la Chaise-Dieu’ and Mozart’s Coronation Mass and The Seven Last Words of Christ by Haydn at the Festival Septembre Musical de l’Orne in 2012.