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Judita Nagyová

Mezzo-soprano

Judita Nagyová
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Slovenian born Judita Nagyová has built up a broad repertoire since joining the ensemble at Oper Frankfurt in 2014/15, including Martha (Iolanta), Wellgunde (Das Rheingold), Rossweiße (Die Walküre), Hannah (Weinberg's Die Passagierin / The (female) Passenger), Anna (Les Troyens), Geneviève (Pelléas et Mélisande), Cherubino (Le nozze di Figaro), Pippo (La gazza ladra / The Thieving Magpie), Old Woman / Old Lady (Martinů's Julietta - availalble on CD - OehmsClassics), Mercédès (Carmen), Kristina (Die Sache Makropulos / The Makropoulos Case) and Tisbe (La Cenerentola). She also took part in the world premiere of Arnulf Herrmann's Der Mieter / The Tenant. This season her roles for the company include Herodias' Page in Barrie Kosky's wonderful new production of Salome, the Stable Girl in Humperdinck's Königskinder, Maddalena (Rigoletto, which she sang when it first opened), Hermia in a new production of Britten's A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Preziosilla in La forza del destino and La suora Zelatrice in Suor Angelica. Judita Nagyová has appeared at the Festwochen in Vienna, the Aalto-Musiktheater Essen, Teatro La Fenice in Venice, Concertgebouw in Amsterdam and the Wexford Festival and sang Mercédès two summers' running at the Bregenz Festival. She returned to the Tirol Summer Festival in Erl this summer, where she thrilled audiences recently as Ježibaba in Rusalka, and enjoyed great success singing her first Erdas in a new production of Das Rheingold, the start of a new Ring. She starts the season off singing Olga in Eugen Onegin at the Nationaltheater in Mannheim. She studied in Bratislava and began her career at the Deutsche Oper am Rhein's Opera Studio before joining the ensemble at the Staatstheater in Nürnberg.