Italian soprano Rosa Feola came to international attention after winning multiple awards including Second Prize, The Audience Prize and the Zarzuela Prize at the Plácido Domingo World Opera Competition (2010). A pupil of Mara Naddei, she regularly attends master classes at the Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia by Renata Scotto, Anna Vandi and Cesare Scarton.
Operatic roles include Corinna Il Viaggio a Reims, Serafind Il Campanello, Adina L’elsir d’amore, Gilda Rigoletto, Nannetta Falstaff, Susanna Le Nozze di Figaro, Zerlina Don Giovanni, Musetta La Bohème, Ines I due Figaro and Micaela Carmen, performing at houses including Teatro dell’Opera in Rome, Opernhaus Zurich, Ravenna Festival, Teatro Regio Torino, Teatro Real Madrid, Salzburg Festival and the Deutsche Oper Berlin.
Engagements this season and beyond include Gilda Rigoletto at the Lyric Opera of Chicago,
her debut at the Wiener Staatsoper in Le
Nozze di Figaro (Japan tour) conducted by Muti, Lauretta Gianni Schicchi at the Bayerische
Staatsoper and her debut at La Scala for La
gazza ladra conducted by Riccardo Chailly.
She released her debut solo CD in 2015 titled ‘Musica e Poesia’, accompanied by Iain Burnside, featuring music by Respighi, Martucci, Ponchielli, Pinsuti and Liszt.
[This is not a biography and is for information only. Please contact Sophie Robertson for an updated biography and performance schedule]