Katherine DeYoung

Katherine DeYoung

Katherine DeYoung Mezzo-soprano Biography American mezzo-soprano Katherine DeYoung, whose voice has been described by Opera News as “lustrous,” will begin the 19/20 season in her second year as a member of the MOT Studio program, where she will perform the role of...
Hongni Wu

Hongni Wu

Hongni Wu Mezzo  Biography Chinese mezzo-soprano Hongni Wu is currently a member of the Jette Parker Program at the Royal Opera House Covent Garden. Her recent performances have garnered praise from the New York Times for her “technical agility, warm colorings,...
Elena Gabouri

Elena Gabouri

Elena Gabouri Mezzo-Soprano Biography Saint-Petersburg born, French-Russian mezzo Elena Gabouri studied at the St. Petersburg National Conservatoire under Tamara Novichenko (professor of Anna Netrebko); at the Paris National Conservatoire; then at the Cortot Paris...
Zoie Reams

Zoie Reams

Zoie Reams Mezzo-Soprano Biography Mezzo-soprano Zoie Reams has been lauded by Opera News for her “velvety mezzo” and for how she “phrase[s] with elegance and articulate[s] coloratura nimbly.” In the 2019-20 season, Ms. Reams will sing Maddalena in Rigoletto at both...
Okka von der Damerau

Okka von der Damerau

Okka von der Damerau Mezzo-soprano Biography Hamburg-born Okka von der Damerau began her vocal studies in Rostock and graduated at the University of Music in Freiburg. Her first engagements led her to the theatres of Rostock and Freiburg. From 2006 until 2010 she was...