Performance Year: 2017
Internationally acclaimed soprano Sandra Lopez has made her mark on the classical music scene in a wide variety of repertoire. Ms. Lopez has performed on the world’s great stages including recent performances with Finnish National Opera as Elisabetta in Don Carlo; Opera de Oviedo and Opera på Skäret in Sweden singing the title role in Tosca; Venice’s Gran Teatro la Fenice, Opera Carolina, Florida Grand Opera and Fort Worth Opera as Mimì in La Bohème; and Opera de Massy, Virginia Opera, Berkshire Opera, Opera de Fribourg in Switzerland, Festival de St-Cèrè, and Opera Eclatè, singing the title role in Madama Butterfly.
A graduate of the Metropolitan Opera Lindemann Young Artist Program, she has appeared with the Metropolitan Opera in numerous roles including Catherine in Bolcom’s View from the Bridge, Frasquita in Carmen, and Roberta Alden for the world premiere of An American Tragedy, among others.
Ms. Lopez is also known for her performances in new works, and has participated in several world premieres, most recently in the 2014 premiere of Crozier/Krask’s With Blood, With Ink with the Fort Worth Opera, which was released in 2015 on Albany Records.
As comfortable in concert as on the operatic stage, Ms. Lopez recently appeared with the Lithuanian Opera and the Nürnberg Symphony for solo operatic galas with the orchestras, as well as numerous solo recitals throughout the U.S. and France.
Ms. Lopez is also a lover of Spanish song repertoire and zarzuela, and regularly performs concerts, recitals, galas and fully staged performances of this unique repertoire.