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Claire
de Sévigné

soprano

Canadian coloratora soprano studied at Opera McGill, the University of Toronto and at the Canadian Opera Company’s Ensemble Studio.

A Semi-finalist in Placido Domingo’s Operalia Competition in Guadalajara, she has been awarded prizes, top placement and grants from the Orchestre Symphonique de Montréal Standard Life Competition, the Montreal International Competition, the Marcello Giordani Foundation International Vocal Competition and others. Her repertoire includes roles such as Despina in Mozart’s Così fan tutte, Servilia in La clemenza di Tito, First Niece in Britten’s Peter Grimes and Ida in Die Fledermaus.

From 2015 to 2017, Ms. de Sévigné has spent her time with Opernhaus Zürich performing the roles of Hermione in a new production of Trojahn’s Orest, Feu, Princesse and Rossignol in Ravel’s L’enfant et les sortilèges, as well as Angelica in Haydn’s Orlando paladino.

Named one of CBC’s Top 30 Canadian Classical Musicians under 30, Ms. de Sévigné was recently nominated for a 2016 Classical Album of the Year JUNO award for her Naxos album of Vivaldi Cantatas. Her most recent success has been with the Canadian Opera Company, Savonlinna Opera Festival, Opernhaus Zürich and Théâtre des Champs-Élysées in the role of Blonde in Mozart’s Die Entführung aus dem Serail, in which she was hailed for her “sparkling top notes and vocal brilliance, lightness and finesse”. 

Claire de Sévigné makes her debut with the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra in 2018.

Canadian coloratora soprano studied at Opera McGill, the University of Toronto and at the Canadian Opera Company’s Ensemble Studio.

A Semi-finalist in Placido Domingo’s Operalia Competition in Guadalajara, she has been awarded prizes, top placement and grants from the Orchestre Symphonique de Montréal Standard Life Competition, the Montreal International Competition, the Marcello Giordani Foundation International Vocal Competition and others. Her repertoire includes roles such as Despina in Mozart’s Così fan tutte, Servilia in La clemenza di Tito, First Niece in Britten’s Peter Grimes and Ida in Die Fledermaus.

From 2015 to 2017, Ms. de Sévigné has spent her time with Opernhaus Zürich performing the roles of Hermione in a new production of Trojahn’s Orest, Feu, Princesse and Rossignol in Ravel’s L’enfant et les sortilèges, as well as Angelica in Haydn’s Orlando paladino.

Named one of CBC’s Top 30 Canadian Classical Musicians under 30, Ms. de Sévigné was recently nominated for a 2016 Classical Album of the Year JUNO award for her Naxos album of Vivaldi Cantatas. Her most recent success has been with the Canadian Opera Company, Savonlinna Opera Festival, Opernhaus Zürich and Théâtre des Champs-Élysées in the role of Blonde in Mozart’s Die Entführung aus dem Serail, in which she was hailed for her “sparkling top notes and vocal brilliance, lightness and finesse”. 

Claire de Sévigné makes her debut with the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra in 2018.