Lisette Oropesa in as Violetta in La Traviata with the Philadelphia Opera

Lisette OropesaThis season, Lisette makes her role and house debut as Violetta in LA TRAVIATA at the Opera Philadelphia. She also makes her house debut at the Teatro Real in Madrid as Gilda in RIGOLETTO. Finishing the operatic season, she appears in a new production of LES INDES GALANTES as Hébé and Zima with the Bayerische Staatsoper. Concert engagements include the Faure REQUIEM with the Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia in Rome, EIN DEUTSCHES REQUIEM with the Baltimore Symphony, Mahler’s SYMPHONY NO. 8 at the Philadelphia Orchestra's 100th anniversary gala concert, and Bach’s ST. MATTHEW PASSION with the Strasbourg Philharmonic.

Lisette has appeared with the Metropolitan Opera in over 100 performances, and 8 Live! in HD productions. She has sung many leading roles at the Met, San Francisco Opera, Bayerische Staatsoper, Opéra National de Paris, Santa Fe Opera, Grand Théâtre de Genève, Dutch National Opera, and numerous other theaters. Lisette’s repertoire spans several genres and composers, and she continues to add new roles. Major roles include Cleopatra, Susanna, Konstanze, Lucia, Marie, Leila, Pamina, Gilda, and Violetta.

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Announcement Summer 2015 Newsletter

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Hello everyone! My new summer 2015 newsletter is now available! Please if you get the chance, don't forget to subscribe!

My big annoucement is that you can see me LIVE on Periscope just before the June 3rd performance of Le Nozze di Figaro at San Francisco Opera. So be sure to follow SFO's handle in order to take part. 6:30 PST.

Here's what's coming up:
San Francisco Opera's Le Nozze di Figaro
July 3rd and 5th

Houston Symphony's Carmina Burana
July 17th and 18th

Skanateles Festival Concerts
August 14th and 15th

For those of you that prefer video, I made a short video as well!