Liv Redpath,
Soprano

Stuart Clark, Clarinet
July 31, 2019
Teddy Abrams, Piano
July 31, 2019

Hailed by the press as "luminous", "stunning" and "a revelation", soprano Liv Redpath is a radiant new presence on the opera and concert stage. During the 2018-19 season, she made her role debut as Gretel in Humperdinck’s Hansel & Gretel  conducted by James Conlon at the Los Angeles Opera, also singing the Voce dal cielo in Verdi’s Don Carlo and covering Servilia in Mozart’s La Clemenza di Tito  with the company. This past summer, Ms. Redpath presented a concert of Handel and Rameau arias with Christophe Rousset, reprised the role of Zerbinetta in Strauss’s Ariadne auf Naxos  for Cincinnati Opera and covered Bess in Breaking the Waves  at the Edinburgh International Festival.  Concert appearances include the Los Angeles Master Chorale at Walt Disney Concert Hall for a pairing of Mozart’s Requiem and Kirchner’s Songs of Ascent, in addition to Ravel’s L’enfant et les sortilèges as Le feu/La princesse/Le rossignol with the Pacific Symphony. A Minnesota native, Ms. Redpath returned to her home state to sing Cunégonde in Bernstein’s Candide  and to perform chamber music by Brahms and Shostakovich in recital with the Bakken Trio.  Ms. Redpath has worked with renowned conductors James Conlon, Plácido Domingo, William Christie, James Levine, Emmanuel Villaume, James Gaffigan, Stephen Lord, Bramwell Tovey, and Matthew Aucoin, as well as stage directors Francesca Zambello, Paul Curran, Ed Berkeley, James Robinson, Tim Albery, and Mark Lamos, among others.  She has been awarded prizes from the Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions, Palm Springs Opera Guild, Houston Grand Opera’s Eleanor McCollum Competition, The Opera Index Competition, The Loren L. Zachary Society, and the Licia Albanese Puccini Foundation. Additionally, Ms. Redpath had the honor of performing for the First Lady of China, Mme. Peng Liyuan.  A graduate of Harvard University and The Juilliard School, Liv Redpath attended the Houston Grand Opera's Young Artists' Vocal Academy, was an Apprentice Artist with The Santa Fe Opera, a Gerdine Young Artist at Opera Theatre of Saint Louis, a Studio Artist for Wolf Trap Opera, and a Domingo-Colburn-Stein Young Artist at the Los Angeles Opera.