Susanne Francett

Susanne Francett

Lyric Coloratura Soprano

Coloratura soprano
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«" andThe strengt of her voice surprises-"»
Sveriges Radio Studio 1 (2017)
«"- in itself a very beautiful dialogue between Susanne Francett´s strong solovoice-"»
Dagens Nyheter (2017)
«Susanne Francett, violinist och sångutbildad, levererade rakt upp och ned en vildögd och bländande Nattens Drottning, allra bäst på den extrema höjd där andra sångare stupar.»
Sundsvalls Tidning 2009 (2017)
2018Handel: Messiah, HWV 56Soprano
2018Handel: Messiah, HWV 56Soprano
2017Vivaldi: Gloria, RV 589, D majorSoprano
2017Mahler: Symphony No. 4, G majorSoprano (Mahler: Symphony No. 4, G Major)
2017Mozart: Die ZauberflöteKönigin der Nacht
2017Vivaldi: Gloria, RV 589, D majorSoprano
2017Mozart: Die ZauberflöteKönigin der Nacht
2016Mozart: RequiemSoprano
2016Strauss R.: Ariadne auf NaxosNajade
2015Moonscapes by Staffan BjörklundSolosoprano
2015Fauré: Requiem, Op. 48, D minorSoprano Soloist
2015Mozart: Great Mass in C minor, K. 427Soprano #1
2014Offenbach: Les Contes d'HoffmannOlympia
2013Brahms: Ein deutsches Requiem, Op. 45 (German Requiem)Soprano
2013Orff: Carmina BuranaSoprano
2013Larsson: Förklädd Gud (A God in Disguise)Soprano
2012Bach J.S.: Johannespassion, BWV 245 (St John Passion)Soprano
2011Bach J.S.: Johannespassion, BWV 245 (St John Passion)Soprano
2010Bach J.S.: Matthäuspassion, BWV 244 (St. Matthew Passion)Soprano #1
2009Mozart: Die ZauberflöteKönigin der Nacht
2009Donizetti: L'elisir d'amoreAdina


Susanne is a concert- and opera singer, and professionell violinist. Among her latest engagements she looks with joy upon her performance of "Moonscapes” by Björklund as soloist with the Swedish radio symphony orchestra under Daniel Harding, and as soloist with the Västerås sinfonietta. During the summer 2017 she performed the role of Queen of the Night from The Magic Flute with Operapelago. She has studied singing at The Music- and OperaAcademie at Mälardalen University Sweden (Bachelor of Arts) and Stockholm operastudio, and violin at among others the Royal Academy of music in Stockholm (Bachelor and Master of Arts) and Hochschule für Musik ´Hanns Eisler´ Berlin.

Stage Experience (examples): The Magic Flute (Operapelago 2017) Queen of the night    Ariadne auf Naxos (Operapelago 2016) Najade   L´elisir d´amore (Opera Viva 2009) Adina    

Concert Experience (examples): Moonqueen in Moonscapes by Björklund. (Berwaldhallen 2015. Conductor: Daniel Harding)    Olympia from Les contes d´Hoffmann by Offenbach (Västerås Concert Hall 2014)    Aria of the blind Poetess from Aniara by Blomdahl (Västerås Concert Hall 2013)

Education: Mälardalen University Sweden; Bachelor of Arts (2016) singing.          Stockholm Operastudio (2008-2009)      The Royal College of Music, Stockholm; Bachelor of Arts (2002) violin, and Master of Arts (2005) violin.        Hochschule für Musik 'Hanns Eisler' Berlin (exchange student 2004-2005) violin

Voice teachers: professor Lena Hellström-Färnlöf, Mattias Danielsson, professor Erik Saedén.

Masterclasses with among others professor Oren Brown, Anna Larsson, Gitta-Maria Sjöberg, Ingrid Tobiasson, and professor Lena Hellström Färnlöf

Regular substitute in the Swedish Radio Choir and in the Eric Ericson Chamber Choir. Fluent in Swedish, English and German, understands and sings Italian and French well. Historical dancer: University of Dance (2003-2004), Cultural school in Stockholm (1998-2005). Regularly sings oratory works such as Handel: Messias, Bach: the Passion of John, Mozart: Requiem and Vivaldi: Gloria
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CV & Repertoire

Musical Work Role Jump-in ready? Company Year
Handel: Messiah, HWV 56 Soprano Immediately Stockholm Churches 2018
Handel: Messiah, HWV 56 Soprano värmdö kyrka 2018
Vivaldi: Gloria, RV 589, D major Soprano Immediately Stockholm Churches 2017
Mahler: Symphony No. 4, G major Soprano (Mahler: Symphony No. 4, G Major) Immediately Stockholm Symphonyorchestra 2017
Mozart: Die Zauberflöte Königin der Nacht 24 hours Operapelago 2017