MARGO ARSANE – Mezzo Soprano – 2017
Since performing the role of Susanna, Margo’s voice has evolved towards the lyric mezzo-soprano repertoire. She is currently a Young Artist at the National Opera Studio in London for 2018/19. In June 2019, Margo debuted in the role of Rosina Barber of Seville with Scherzo Ensemble in Longhope and London. In 2018, Margo made her debut in the role of Cherubino Le Nozze di Figaro at Dartington Festival. She also toured French opera house with Le Concert Spirituel – Hervé Niquet as Climene / Premier Amour in Lully-Moliere’s Les Amants Magnifiquesat the Opéra d’Avignon, Opéra de Rennes, Opéra de Massy… The tour will continue at Opera de Limoges in 2019. Past roles include, in addition to Susanna Le Nozze di Figaro for Clonter Opera, Polissena in Handel’s Radamisto at GSMD, cover Mélisande Pelléas et Mélisande for Garsington Opera, Concepcion L’Heure EspagnoleRavel for Festival Pentecote en Berry, Bettina Don Procopio Bizet with Opera South, among others. She also made her debut under the baton of renowned French baroque conductor Hervé Niquet (Le Concert Spirituel) in the role of Climène Les Amants Magnifiques by Molière/Lully, touring at the Opéra d’Avignon, Opéra de Rennes, Opéra de Massy…Margo has sung in public masterclasses for world-renowned singers like Renée Fleming, Gerald Finley, Teresa Berganza, Stuart Skelton, Leontina Vaduva, Jean-Philippe Lafont, Janet Williams, … among others. Margo is proud to be a 2018 Sybil Tutton Award recipient from Help Musicians UK and a 2017 Opera Awards Foundation bursary recipient, and is grateful to the OAF for renewing their support in 2018. She is also currently supported by the Kathleen Trust, Two-Temple Place, and the National Opera Studio. She is also grateful to the Kathleen Trust, William Barry Trust, Simon Fletcher Charitable Trust, Mercers Company, Deutscher Akademischer Austausch Dienst (DAAD) and Guildhall School for their generous support in the past. Margo has also been a Young Artist for the Peace and Prosperity Trust since 2016, a charity which works towards building bridges between the Middle East and the West and promoting peace through the universal language of music.
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Click here to watch Voi che sapete, Le nozze di Figaro, Mozart (2019)
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