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Kerstin
Avemo

soprano

Kerstin Avemo studied at the University College of Opera in Stockholm. Since 2018 she is a member of the Göteborg Opera. The Swedish soprano frequently appears on opera stages all over Europe under the musical direction of Daniele Gatti, René Jacobs, Emmanuelle Haïm, Esa-Pekka Salonen and others. Lately, she performed the role of Leilah/Lilith in the world premiere of Tristessa by Jonas S. Bohlin at the Royal Swedish Opera, and created an acclaimed portrait of Violetta in Verdi’s La traviata at the Göteborg Opera.

Other recently performed roles are Leticia Maynar in The Exterminating Angel by Thomas Adès with the Royal Danish Opera, the Queen of the Night in Mozart’s Die Zauberflöte at the Royal Swedish Opera, and Maid in Adès’s Powder Her Face at La Monnaie in Brussels and with the Polish National Opera in Warsaw.

In concert, Kerstin Avemo’s repertoire includes Britten’s Les Illuminations, Bach’s Passions, Brahms’ Ein deutsches Requiem, and Mozart’s Requiem.

In 2016 she received the Litteris et Artibus medal by Carl Gustaf, King of Sweden, for her accomplishments as an opera singer.

In the 2019/20 season, Kerstin Avemo makes her debut with the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra.

Kerstin Avemo studied at the University College of Opera in Stockholm. Since 2018 she is a member of the Göteborg Opera. The Swedish soprano frequently appears on opera stages all over Europe under the musical direction of Daniele Gatti, René Jacobs, Emmanuelle Haïm, Esa-Pekka Salonen and others. Lately, she performed the role of Leilah/Lilith in the world premiere of Tristessa by Jonas S. Bohlin at the Royal Swedish Opera, and created an acclaimed portrait of Violetta in Verdi’s La traviata at the Göteborg Opera.

Other recently performed roles are Leticia Maynar in The Exterminating Angel by Thomas Adès with the Royal Danish Opera, the Queen of the Night in Mozart’s Die Zauberflöte at the Royal Swedish Opera, and Maid in Adès’s Powder Her Face at La Monnaie in Brussels and with the Polish National Opera in Warsaw.

In concert, Kerstin Avemo’s repertoire includes Britten’s Les Illuminations, Bach’s Passions, Brahms’ Ein deutsches Requiem, and Mozart’s Requiem.

In 2016 she received the Litteris et Artibus medal by Carl Gustaf, King of Sweden, for her accomplishments as an opera singer.

In the 2019/20 season, Kerstin Avemo makes her debut with the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra.