Felix Mendelssohn, Op. 63 "Ich wollt` meine Lieb` ergösse sich"
La bocca vaga, from Alcina, Händel. Serena Pérez.
Seit ich ihn gesehen, Schumann. Serena Perez mezzo
Sleep by Ivor Gurney
Dein Blaues Auge (J. Brahms) Serena Perez
Va, laisse couler mes larmes, from Werther by Massenet. Mezzo Serena Perez
Serena Pérez. Canto Negro - Xavier Montsalvatge
The spanish mezzosoprano Serena Perez (1991) followed her first musical studies in the Conservatory in Gijon (Spain), where she developed her musicianship with singing lessons by Maria Antonia Entrialgo, and violin lessons as a minor. During this period, she received the training in technique by the hands of Lola Arenas and Carmen Palacios. At the same time she received her diploma in Nursing at the University of Oviedo.
Serena continues her vocal studies with Sasja Hunnego and correpetitor and Jan Paul Grijpink at the Conservatory of Amsterdam. She has recently selected for the Opera program by the Dutch National Opera Academy. Here she followed masterclasses with Margreet Honig, Ira Siff, Johannette Zomer, Floris Visser, Paul Triepels, Alexander Oliver and Jeff Cohen, among others.
Since 2005, she has sung in the chorus of Opera de Oviedo, Oviedo Chapel polyphony and Schola Cantorum of the Cathedral Choir of Oviedo. In 2016 she did an internship with the Netherlands Radio Choir and the Dutch Chamber Choir.
She has performed several solo concerts in Spain, Portugal, The Netherlands and France with repertoire as the Stabat Mater by Pergolesi and the Christmas Oratorio by Saint Saens.
Also in the field of opera and zarzuela she has already sung a variety of roles such as Madame Haltiere in Cendrillon by Massenet, La Speranza in Orfeo by Monteverdi, La Badessa in Suor Angelica, the 2nd Witch in Dido and Aeneas by Purcell, Acis in the Baroque zarzuela Acis and Galatea by A. Literes.