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Cecelia Hall

Mezzo-soprano

Cecelia Hall
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Cecelia Hall adds three lead roles to her repertoire during Oper Frankfurt's 2019/20 season: Octavian in Rosenkavalier, Idamante in Idomeneo and Irene in a new production of Tamerlano. Since joining the ensemble at Oper Frankfurt her roles have included Dorabella (Così fan tutte), Zerlina (Don Giovanni), Cherubino (Le nozze di Figaro) and 2nd Lady (Die Zauberflöte), very successful performances of Marguerite (role debut, last season) (La damnation de Faust), Humperdinck's Hänsel, Purcell's Dido and Fulvia (Gluck's Ezio). She graduated from the Juilliard School in New York and has sung in Manon and Iphigénie en Tauride at the Metropolitan Opera in New York, in Elektra, Lucia di Lammermoor and Annio in La clemenza di Tito at the Lyric Opera of Chicago. She also sang Sesto (role debut) in La clemenza di Tito at the Opera Theatre of St. Louis, Rosina (Il barbiere di Siviglia) at the Canadian Opera Company in Toronto, Cherubino at the Bayerische Staatsoper in Munich and Philadelphia Opera and the Composer (Ariadne auf Naxos) under Vladimir Jurowski in the Philharmonie in Moscow. Other engagements have taken Cecelia Hall to, amongst others, the opera houses in Seattle and Santa Fe and the Aix-en-Provence Festival. This award winning artist has also appeared in concert at venues including the Carnegie Hall in New York, Wigmore Hall in London and the Mostly Mozart Festival.