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Kate Lindsey

Mezzo-soprano Kate Lindsey is one of the most promising voices of her generation and appears regularly in the world’s most prestigious opera houses, including the Metropolitan Opera, the Royal Opera House Covent Garden, the Vienna State Opera, the Salzburg Festival, Glyndebourne Opera Festival, in Aix-en-Provence, the Théâtre des Champs-Élysées, and the Bavarian State Opera.

Latest News:

  • 12.06.2019 - Kate Lindsey: Reviews for Cendrillon at Glyndebourne

  • "Shaw saves her most radical reimagining for Prince Charming. The role is for a female singer, sung with suitably uncompromising ardour by Kate Lindsey" - The Arts Desk "Particularly intriguing is the burgeoning same-sex romance between the two central characters, Danielle de Niese’s Cinderella and Kate Lindsey’s Prince Charming: Massenet scored both roles for sopranos (Lindsey is...

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  • 21.04.2019 - Kate Lindsey: Cendrillon at Glyndebourne

  • John Wilson conducts this production of Massenet's Cendrillon, originally conceived and directed for the Glyndebourne Tour by Fiona Shaw and revived and directed for the 2019 Festival by Fiona Dunn, with Kate playing Prince Charming and Danielle de Niese in the title role. The performances take place from June 8 - August 2.

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  • 24.03.2019 - Kate Lindsey: Miranda After Henry Purcell in France

  • Following the critically acclaimed world premiere at L'Opéra Comique in Paris of Katie Mitchell's re-imagining of the story of Shakespeare's Miranda, Miranda After Henry Purcell is revived at Le Théâtre de Caen (April 23 and 24) and L'Opéra National Bordeaux (May 3, 5 and 6). Kate Lindsey sings the title role, with Raphael Pichon conducting the Pygmalion Orchestra.

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  • 21.01.2019 - Kate Lindsey: Ariadne in Cleveland reviews

  • "Kate Lindsey is direct and assertive as the Composer, her tone sometimes slender and chalky but with moonlit gentleness when it’s soft — an oboe-like quality that lends itself to moments in the prologue when the winds melt into the strings, an autumn sunset in sound." - New York Times "Mezzo Kate Lindsey had the voice – even in timbre from lowest mezzo to brilliant high soprano...

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  • 14.01.2019 - Kate Lindsey: Paris performances

  • On February 3, Emmanuel Krivine conducts Kate Lindsey and L'Orchestre National de France in a concert version of Berlioz's Damnation of Faust, for one night only, at the Philharmonie de Paris. She then returns to the Théâtre des Champs-Elysées for a revival of Katie Mitchell's production of Strauss's Ariadne auf Naxos, singing the role of the Composer from March 21 -...

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  • 26.11.2018 - Kate Lindsey triumphs in U.S. debut of Gounod’s “Sapho” at Washington Concert Opera

  • Mezzo-soprano Kate Lindsey delivered another triumphant performance with WCO in the title role of this unjustly neglected opera. The Richmond native responded beautifully to the vocal demands of the character, created for and premiered by Pauline Viardot, whose participation  gave Gounod the break needed to bring his first opera to the stage. In the gorgeous slow part of her competition aria...

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