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I cannot BELIEEEEVE you used to be a music teacher!!!  No wonder you are so amazing!!!  <3
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Hello everyone! It's already time for my summer newsletter! I can't believe it!

There are lots of things going on this summer, so here are all of the links.

First of all, if you haven't already signed up for my newsletter, please do here! http://eepurl.com/Q18Db

Here's what's coming up:
San Francisco Opera's Le Nozze di Figaro
July 3rd and 5th
http://lisetteoropesa.com/career/2015/san-francisco-opera-le-nozze-di-figaro

Houston Symphony's Carmina Burana
July 17th and 18th
http://lisetteoropesa.com/career/2015/houston-symphony-carmina-burana

Skanateles Festival Concerts
August 14th and 15th
http://lisetteoropesa.com/career/2015/skaneateles-festival
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Here is the cast list for this wonderful opera!

Conductor:
Patrick Summers

Cast:
Figaro - Philippe Sly 
Susanna - Lisette Oropesa 
Countess Almaviva - Nadine Sierra 
Cherubino - Kate Lindsey
Count Almaviva - Luca Pisaroni 
Bartolo - John Del Carlo 
Marcellina - Catherine Cook 
Basilio - Greg Fedderly

Production:
Director - Robin Guarino
Lighting Designer - Gary Marder 
Chorus Director - Ian Robertson

http://lisetteoropesa.com/career/2015/san-francisco-opera-le-nozze-di-figaro
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Here is the cast list for this wonderful opera!

Conductor:
Patrick Summers

Cast:
Figaro - Philippe Sly 
Susanna - Lisette Oropesa 
Countess Almaviva - Nadine Sierra 
Cherubino - Kate Lindsey
Count Almaviva - Luca Pisaroni 
Bartolo - John Del Carlo 
Marcellina - Catherine Cook 
Basilio - Greg Fedderly

Production:
Director - Robin Guarino
Lighting Designer - Gary Marder 
Chorus Director - Ian Robertson

http://lisetteoropesa.com/career/2015/san-francisco-opera-le-nozze-di-figaro
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Goodbye winter, hello spring 2015! Time for a fresh newsletter, with info about what's going on in the next few months. Enjoy! Thank you all for subscribing and sharing!
Here is what I am working on this season.

New Orleans Opera Association's Le Nozze di Figaro
April 10th and 12th
http://lisetteoropesa.com/career/2015/new-orleans-opera-le-nozze-di-figaro

Pittsburgh Opera's The daughter of the regiment
May 2, 5, 8, 10
http://lisetteoropesa.com/career/2015/pittsburgh-opera-daughter-regiment

San Francisco Opera's Le Nozze di Figaro (Again!)
June 14, 18, 21, 24, 27, 19, July 3, 5
http://lisetteoropesa.com/career/2015/san-francisco-opera-le-nozze-di-figaro
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This was so nice!!  I love you both, what a sweet beautiful couple.  Marlena you are an example of greatness for so many women!!  Thank you for sharing your wonderful personality and life with us!!
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Here is the cast list for this wonderful opera!

Conductor:
Patrick Summers

Cast:
Figaro - Philippe Sly 
Susanna - Lisette Oropesa 
Countess Almaviva - Nadine Sierra 
Cherubino - Kate Lindsey
Count Almaviva - Luca Pisaroni 
Bartolo - John Del Carlo 
Marcellina - Catherine Cook 
Basilio - Greg Fedderly

Production:
Director - Robin Guarino
Lighting Designer - Gary Marder 
Chorus Director - Ian Robertson

http://lisetteoropesa.com/career/2015/san-francisco-opera-le-nozze-di-figaro
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Opening night of Daughter of the Regiment with +Pittsburgh Opera 
This has been such an amazing journey during rehearsals and I just know that everyone will have a great time at the show tonight! Bravi tutti!
Conductor:
Antony Walker
Cast:
Tonio - Larry Brownlee
Marie - Lisette Oropesa
Sulpice - Kevin Glavin
Hortensius - Phillip Gay
Marquise of Birkenfeld - Joyce Castle
Duchess of Krakenthorp - Anna Singer
Corporal - Dimitrie Lazich
Photo by David Bachman Photography
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Saturday, March 14th! 8:30AM EST (New York)
Rigoletto with Het Concertgebouw Amsterdam will be broadcast live on NPO Radio 4! Rehearsals have been a dream with James Gaffigan at the helm and the cast is just marvellous, so be sure to tune in!

Conductor:
James Gaffigan
Radio Philharmonic Orchestra

Cast:
Rigoletto - Dimitri Platanias
Duke - Ivan Magrì
Gilda - Lisette Oropesa
Sparafucile - Carlo Lepore
Maddalena - Martina Belli
Marullo - Sergio Vitale
Borsa - Gregory Bonfatti
Monterone - Christophoros Stamboglis
Ceprano - Lisandro Abadie
Contessa di Ceprano - Maria Fiselier
Giovanna - Cécile van de Sant
Page - Laetitia Gerards

#Rigoletto   #Concertgebouw  #Gilda
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International Opera Singer | Yogini | Runner | Vegan
Introduction

Soprano Lisette Oropesa has been hailed by The New York Times as an artist with a “magnetic” stage presence, who “sings with effortless grace and lyrical bloom.” She makes regular appearences on concert and opera stages throughout Europe and North America, identified as an artist “who has established an excellent reputation for singing with luminous tones and precise coloratura.”

“...the wonderfully silky, bell-like soprano of Lisette Oropesa, whose Nannetta charmed without cloying. Her sustained high notes during “Sul fil d’un soffio” were as magical as one could hope for.”

Eric Myer • New York Classical Review

In the 2014-15 season, Ms. Oropesa debuts at the Grand Théâtre de Genève as Gilda in RIGOLETTO, and she revisits 3 major Mozart roles: Konstanze at the Bayerische Staatsoper; Pamina, in a debut at Houston Grand Opera; and Susanna with the New Orleans Opera and the San Francisco Opera. She makes her Spanish opera, role, and house debut as Rosalba in FLORENCIA EN EL AMAZONAS with the L.A. Opera. Lisette also adds another title Donizetti role to her repertoire when she sings Marie in THE DAUGHTER OF THE REGIMENT with the Pittsburgh Opera. Concert engagements in 2014/15 include Haydn's Creation, Bach's St. John Passion, and a single broadcast performance of RIGOLETTO with the Radio Concertgebouw Orchestra in Amsterdam.

Last season, Lisette debuted at the Dutch National Opera as Nannetta in FALSTAFF. At the Metropolitan Opera, she was featured in two new productions, FALSTAFF and WERTHER, both of which were included in the Met’s Live in HD broadcast series. In concert she was heard as Amalia with the Washington Concert Opera in a rare performance of Verdi’s I MASNADIERI, Konstanze in ENTFÜHRUNG with the Bellingham Music Festival, Carmina Burana with the Pittsburgh Symphony, St. Matthew Passion with the Chicago Bach Project, and Haydn's Creation with Soli Deo Gloria, and Susanna in NOZZE at the Ravinia Festival.


Matthew Murphy

Lisette has appeared in over 100 performances at the Metropolitan Opera, including Susanna in LE NOZZE DI FIGARO and Gilda in Michael Mayer’s new production of RIGOLETTO, as well as having appeared in 8 of the Met's Live in HD productions. Other career highlights include appearances in the USA and Europe: the title role of LUCIA DI LAMMERMOOR and Fiorilla in IL TURCO IN ITALIA with the Deutsche Oper am Rhein, Cleopatra in GIULIO CESARE with the Michigan Opera Theatre, Susanna in NOZZE at both the Ravinia Festival and the Santa Fe Opera, Nannetta in FALSTAFF at ABAO Opera Bilbao and San Francisco Opera, Konstanze at the Tanglewood Music Festival, Welsh National Opera, and Pittsburgh Opera. In concert, she has performed Carmina Burana with the Chicago Symphony, conducted by Maestro Riccardo Muti, and with the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra, and the Cleveland Orchestra. In 2008 she sang Brahms’ Liebeslieder-Walzer at Weill Hall with James Levine and Daniel Barenboim at the pianos.

Ms. Oropesa is a 2008 graduate of The Metropolitan Opera’s Lindemann Young Artist Development Program, and was a winner of The Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions in 2005.

Updated October 2014

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