Mezzo-soprano

Michelle DeYoung

Future highlights include her debut at English National Opera in Aida and concerts with the Philharmonia, Sydney Symphony, London Philharmonic and Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestras.

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Introduction

Michelle DeYoung is one of the world’s most exciting mezzo-sopranos.

Her prolific concert engagements include the New York Philharmonic and London Symphony orchestras under Sir Colin Davis ( with whom she recorded Didon in Les Troyens to great critical acclaim), the San Francisco Symphony under Tilson Thomas, the Boston Symphony under Ozawa, the Chicago Symphony and Philharmonia under Boulez, the Cleveland Orchestra under Slatkin, the Royal Concertgebouw under Chailly, the Berlin Staatskappelle under Barenboim and Boulez, the Israel Philharmonic under Maazel and the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra under Gardner. She has given recitals in New York, San Francisco, Lisbon, Paris, London’s Wigmore Hall and the Edinburgh Festival.

Her operatic engagements have included Jocasta with von Dohnanyi in Paris; Fricka for the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden under Haitink; Fricka, Brangäne, Venus and Shaman in Tan Dun’s The First Emperor at the Metropolitan Opera under Levine; Brangäne in Chicago under Sir Andrew Davis and at the Deutsche Staatsoper in Berlin and La Scala, Milan under Barenboim and Kundry in Bayreuth under Boulez and Berlin under Barenboim.


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Performance Schedule

 
  • 19:30 21 Oct 2017 London Coliseum, LONDON More info  

    VERDI ‘Aida’

    Conductor: Keri-lynn Wilson
    Director: Phelim Mcdermott
    Aida: Latonia Moore
    Radamès: Gwyn Hughes Jones
    Amneris: Michelle DeYoung
    Amonasro: Musa Ngqungwana
    Ramfis: Brindley Sherratt
    The King Of Egypt: Matthew Best
    High Priestess: Eleanor Dennis
    Messenger: David Webb

  • 19:30 27 Oct 2017 London Coliseum, LONDON More info  

    VERDI ‘Aida’

    Conductor: Keri-lynn Wilson
    Director: Phelim Mcdermott
    Aida: Latonia Moore
    Radamès: Gwyn Hughes Jones
    Amneris: Michelle DeYoung
    Amonasro: Musa Ngqungwana
    Ramfis: Brindley Sherratt
    The King Of Egypt: Matthew Best
    High Priestess: Eleanor Dennis
    Messenger: David Webb