Sofie Almroth

Sofie Almroth

Lyric Mezzo-Soprano

Zwischenfach / Lyric Mezzo Soprano
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2016Puccini: Suor AngelicaSister Genovieffa
2015Verdi: La TraviataFlora Bervoix
2015Verdi: La TraviataAnnina
2014Mozart: Le nozze di FigaroCherubino
2013Larsson: Förklädd Gud (A God in Disguise)Soprano
2013Humperdinck: Hänsel und GretelHänsel
2012Puccini: Gianni SchicchiLa Ciesca
2012Humperdinck: Hänsel und GretelHänsel
2010Beethoven: Symphony No. 9, Op. 125, D minorMezzo-Soprano
2010Mozart: RequiemAlto
2010Mendelssohn: Elijah, Op. 70Alto
2010Mozart: Die Zauberflöte2. Knabe
2010Britten: A Midsummer Night's DreamHermia
2010Andriessen: De StaatVocalist 1
2010Mozart: Die ZauberflöteZweite Dame (Second Lady)
2004Pärt: PassioAlto Evangelist

Bio

As a high mezzo (zwischenfach) Sofie Almroth performs roles such as Die Komponist (Strauss), Donna Elvira (Mozart) and Concepción with ease. She has performed amongst others Suor Genovieffa and La Ciesca (Puccini), both Flora and Annina (Puccini), Cherubino (Mozart), Hänsel (Humperdinck). Sofie Almroth had her debut as a concert singer already at the age of 17 in Arvo Pärt’s Passio and since then she is regularly employed as a concert and oratorio soloist. She studied musicology before being awarded her bachelors degree with honours from the Guildhall School of Music & Drama in 2011. As a professional singer she also furthered her studies with courses at the highest level at the University College of Opera in Stockholm. Through the years Almroth has been awarded prizes and scholarships from amongst others the Rotary Foundation, Stiftelsen Emma & Erik Granes Minne, Anna Whitlocks Minnesfond and Rune Ljungdahls Stiftelse. Almroth has worked with early music specialists Fabio Biondi, Arnold Östman and Mark Tatlow, and also with prominent European opera conductors. She is one of the supporting solists in Ann Hallenberg’s and Fabio Biondi’s Diapason d'Or and Grammy nominated record "Arias for Marietta Marcolini - Rossini's first muse" (Naxos 2012). Works have been composed for her voice by British composer Ella Jarman-Pinto and Swedish composer and arranger Gittan Glans. Almroth has also managed to combine an interest for Latin American culture with her singing through an aboundance of musical cross-over projects, the Almroth-Hormazabal Duo being one. She also works with many prominent Cuban musicians, such as percussionist Richard Valdés, guitarist Ahmed Dickinson Cárdenas, violinist Emilio Estrada and pianist Eralys Fernandez. Sofie Almroth completes her singing career with hosting the evening shows on the classical music channel in the Swedish national radio SR. In the show, P2 Live, she and her collegues present the best of concerts and opera from Sweden and abroad.
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Musical Work Role Jump-in ready? Company Year
Puccini: Suor Angelica Sister Genovieffa 1 Day Opera på Gotland 2016
Verdi: La Traviata Flora Bervoix 1 Day Opera på Skäret 2015
Verdi: La Traviata Annina 1 Day Opera på Skäret 2015
Mozart: Le nozze di Figaro Cherubino 1 week Confidencen 2014
Larsson: Förklädd Gud (A God in Disguise) Soprano Gotlandsmusiken 2013