Miah Persson, soprano

Internationally-renowned Swedish soprano Miah Persson has appeared at the Wiener Staatsoper; Metropolitan Opera; Royal Opera House; Aix-en-Provence Festival; Deutsche Staatsoper; Bayerische Staatsoper; Théâtre des Champs-Elysées; Theater an der Wien and at the Gran Teatro del Liceu Barcelona, among many others.
Recent engagements include Mahler 4 with the Orchestre National de Lille; recitals at the Pierre Boulezsaal, Wigmore Hall and the Concertgebouw; Mahler 2 with the Philharmonie Luxembourg; Brahms Requiem at the Gulbenkian Foundation; Sunken Garden for Dallas Opera; The Creation at the Verbier Festival and Countess Capriccio at Garsington Opera, described in The Sunday Times as “one of the most detailed and nuanced acting performances of any singer of the past decade or more…this is a near-immaculate assumption.”
Forthcoming highlights include Mahler 4 with the Wiener Symphoniker and on tour to Spain with the Orchestre Philharmonique du Luxembourg; Michel van der Aa’s Blank Out for the Aix-en-Provence Festival; performances of Der Hirt auf dem Felsen with the New York Philharmonic; Brahms Requiem with the Gävle Symfoniorkester; the Countess in concert performances of le Nozze di Figaro with Tokyo Symphony Orchestra; title role Zaide for Munchner Rundfunkorchester; Mahler 2 with the Singapore Symphony Orchestra and Los Angeles Philharmonic; Mozart Concert Arias on tour with the Freiburger Barockorchester; Bruckner Te Deum and Brahms’ Requiem with Borusan Istanbul Philharmonic Orchestra alongside a number of European recital engagements.
Further ahead Miah will sing Donna Elvira Don Giovanni with Kammerorchester Basel; Elettra Idomeneo for Opera di Roma; Cleopatra Giulio Cesare at the New National Theatre and Blanche Dialogues des Carmelites at the Liceu Barcelona.


24-25 February


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