MADAMA BUTTERFLY Bodil Victoria Arnesen soprano
Piangero, Piangero La sorte mia by Bodil Victoria Arnesen Soprano
Alleluia by Bodil Victoria Arnesen Soprano
O Had I Jubals Lyre by Bodil Victoria Arnesen Soprano
Das verlassene Mägdlein by Bodil Victoria Arnesen Soprano
Lass o Welt by Bodil Victoria Arnesen Soprano
W.A. Mozart Voi Avete Un Cor Fedele by Bodil Victoria Arnesen Soprano
W.A.Mozart: Basta vincesti...Ah non lasciarmi,no by Bodil Victoria Arnesen Soprano
Bodil Victoria Arnesen har performed in many countries with famous conductors and orchestras, Among the places she has sung are : Alice Tulley Hall, Lincoln Center New York, Queen Elisabeth Hall, Suntory Hall Japan, Victoria Hall Singapore, Wigmore Hall, Musica del Palau Spain, Bavarian State Opera Germany.
Bodil Victoria Arnesen has given performances at Operafestivals. She took the role as Blondchen in Die Entführung aus dem Serail with an Opera Company from Staatskapelle Dresden in Bahia Brazil.Otherwise she sang the roles in The Magic Flute of Mozart as Pamina and in Suor Angelica of Puccini among the productions of Bergen Opera. In Munich at the Bavarian State Opera she took the role in Humperdincks Hansel und Gretel as Taumännchen and also performed the following roles in various Studio productions. Ännchen in Der Freischütz, Die Gans von Kairo, Barbarina, Susanna in the Marriage of Figaro, Zerlina in Don Giovanni, Despina in Cosi fan Tutte and Norina in Don Pasquale of Donizetti. Review from the national Norwegian press: International Festival Bergen Rossini Der Barbier von Sevilla /Alberto Zedda:" One would not associate charming Bodil Arnesen with a peevish housekeeper, but she draw a witty portrait of old Bertha."Review from Operagalla Oslo " Arnesen gave a brilliant and nuanced account of Norina (Don Pasquale)
Bodil Victoria Arnesen feels at home in the Operas and the Oratorio works by Händel as well as the Cantatas by Johan Sebastian Bach. Her repertoire ranges from early contemporary music to our Century. As a soloist in Japan with Kanazawa Chamber Music Orchestra performing Mozart Concerto Arias and in USA with various orchestras and pianists on her recitals, is also to mention the Tours to Japan with Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra under the button of Mariss Jansons and Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra/ Kitayenko. She was praised to the sky by the press for her performances and the readings she gave many places, for instance of "Exultate Jubilate" by Mozart and for Mahler 4th Symphony in Singapore.Since she also received a great deal of recognition for her readings of Edvard Griegs Songs, this led to international Cd recordings for Naxos which was highly acclaimed by the music press .The CD with Grieg Songs (with Pianist Erling Ragnar Eriksen) became one of the most sold CD's on Naxos. After this, Bodil Victoria Arnesen became even more engaged in the art of Lied and performed in Wigmore Hall London and in Weill Hall at Carneige Hall, sponsored by the petrol Company STATOIL. She also discovered a deeper meaning behind the words which gave inspiration to modern music. Arnesen was invited to sing on several CD recordings with Rundfunk Sinfonie-Orchester Berlin, under the button of Karl Anton Rickenbacher. These are the early works by Beethoven, The Emperor Cantatas and Richard Strauss " Des Esels Schatten where she held the part of "Gorgo".
CV & Repertoire
|Musical Work||Role||Jump-in ready?||Company||Year|
|Weber: Der Freischütz||Agathe||No||German||2017|
|Handel: Alexander Balus, HWV 65||Cleopatra Thea||No||2017|
|Puccini: Suor Angelica||Sister Genovieffa||No||Bergen National Opera||2017|