Mezzo-Soprano & Contralto

Adriana Bignagni Lesca

© Richard Puyane


Born in Libreville, Gabon, Adriana Bignagni Lesca studied at the Conservatoire de Bordeaux with Maryse Castets. Previous opera highlights include Brambilla in Offenbach’s La Périchole with Les Musiciens du Louvre and Marc Minkowski at Salzburg Easter Festival and on tour to Montpellier, Bordeaux, Grenoble, and Versailles; Fatouma in Marouf, Savetier du Caire by Henri Rabaud at the Opéra National de Bordeaux and the Opéra-Comique de Paris; Rossweisse Die Walküre in Bordeaux. This season Adriana will return to the Opéra National de Bordeaux as Mistress Quickly in Laurent Pelly’s production of Verdi’s Fastaff; other highlights include Mozart’s Mitridate, Re di Ponto on a concert tour of Europe with Les Musiciens du Louvre and Marc Minkowski.

Future seasons will see a series of exciting debuts at Staatsoper Berlin and the Opéra National de Paris.