Shahar Lavi

Shahar Lavi

Coloratura Mezzo-Soprano

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«"...die Partie der Zerlina, welche eine Mezzosopranistin sang: Shahar Lavi imponierte mit warmer, farbenreicher Stimme und selbstbewusster Darstellung. ..."»
https://www.rnz.de/kultur-tipps/kultur-regional_artikel,-don-giovanni-am-heidelberger-theater-der-wuestling-entfacht-den-weltenbrand-_arid,311226.html ​ (2017)
2018Mozart: Don GiovanniZerlina
2018Mozart: Le nozze di FigaroCherubino
2017Mozart: Le nozze di FigaroCherubino
2017Bellini: NormaClotilde
2017Donizetti: Lucia di LammermoorAlisa
2016Bellini: I Capuleti e I MontecchiRomeo
2016Rossini: La CenerentolaTisbe
2015Mozart: Cosi fan tutteDorabella
2015Mozart: Le nozze di FigaroCherubino
2014Poulenc: Dialogues des CarmélitesSœur Mathilde
2013Rossini: Il Barbiere di SivigliaRosina


Shahar Lavi, graduated with honors from the Buchmann- Mehta Music Academy in Tel Aviv University. Shahar was a member of "Meitar" Opera studio of the Israeli Opera seasons of 2014-2015 and 2015-2016.

During the last few years Shahar was accepted and performed in several of the most prestigious Opera programs that include Ravinia Stean's Music Festival- Program for singers 2016, Tenerife Opera Estudio Program, Accademia Rossiniana course under the guidance of Maestro Alberto Zedda, where she performed the title role of Corinna ("Viaggio a Reims"), also participating in a masterclass with Mr. Juan Diego Flόrez, and more.
Shahar's engagements for the upcoming season with the Israeli Opera productions include "Norma" (as Clotilde), " lucia di Lammermoor" (as Alisa) and Faust (as Siebel).

The last season was full of engagements which included Debut performance at Teatro Comunale di Bologna with the role of Cherubino ("Le nozze di Figaro"), Opening Gala concerts with the Israeli Philharmonic Orchestra, "Le Nozze di Figaro" production with "Haifa" Philharmonic Orchestra under the baton of Maestro Sergio Alapont, Mozart's Requiem with the Tbilisi Symphony Orchestra in Jerusalem and more.
Shahar is a recipient of the America Israel Cultural Foundation scholarships, "Ronen" foundation for outstanding Israeli artists, IVAI Opera Workshop - Fay Harbour scholarship, Ester& Dr. Eli Leon Foundation, Excellence scholarships and prizes at the Buchman-Mehta vocal competitions.
Her Operatic repertoire includes-
Romeo (I Capuleti e i Montecchi- bellini),
Dorabella (Cosi' Fan Tutte- Mozart), 
Cherubino ( "Le Nozze di Figaro"- Mozart) Teatro Comunale di Bologna and Tenerife opera house Tisbe (La Cenerentola- Rossini) Israeli Opera, 
Rosina ("Il barbiere di Siviglia"- Rossini)
Clotilde (Norma),  

Stephano(C) (Roméo et Juliette- Gounod)  
Corinna+ Maddalena (Il Viaggio a Reims- Rossini) 
Orfeo ("Orfeo ed Euridice"- Gluck)  
Soer Mathilde("Dialogues des Carmelites"- Poulenc) IVAI 

Grisette ("The Merry Widow"-FranzLehar). 
In concerts- 
Berlios "Les Nuits D'e'te'" (Israeli Chamber Orch.) "Des Knaben Wunderhorn" and Mahler's 4th symphony (BMSOM Symphony Orchestra), 
solo Alt roles of Mozart's "Requiem", "Coronation mass" and "Missa in G major", Rossini's "Petite messe solennelle", Handel's "Messiah" Bach's "Magnificat", Vivaldi's "Gloria", Durufle "Requiem"and more.
had the honor of performing with the Israeli Philharmonic Orchestra, Israeli
Barocade, the Israeli Chamber Orchestra, Jerusalem Baroque Orchestra and
more in Israel and abroad, under the baton of distinguished conductors as Maestro
Zubin Mehta, Paul Nadler, Rani Calderon, Daniel Cohen,  Yoav Talmi, Uri
Segal,  David Schemer and more.

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CV & Repertoire

Musical Work Role Jump-in ready? Company Year
Mozart: Don Giovanni Zerlina Immediately Theater Heidelburg Und Philharmonisches Orchester Der Städt Heidelberg 2018
Mozart: Le nozze di Figaro Cherubino Immediately Salzburger Landestheater 2018
Mozart: Le nozze di Figaro Cherubino Immediately Teatro Comunale 2017
Bellini: Norma Clotilde Immediately Israeli Opera 2017
Donizetti: Lucia di Lammermoor Alisa Immediately Israeli Opera 2017