A hugely versatile artist, Julie Fuchs began her musical and theatrical training in Avignon and went on to attend the Conservatoire National Supérieur in Paris.
Recent operatic highlights include Eurydice Orphée aux enfers at the Opéra Grand Avignon, a role debut as Eva in Caldara’s rarely performed opera La morte d’Abel at Salzburg Whitsun Festival, Marie La fille du regiment at the Wiener Staatsoper, Leïla Les pêcheurs de perles at the Théâtre des Champs-Elysées (recorded & released with Pentatone in 2018), Comtesse Adèle Le Comte Ory at Opéra Comique, Guinia Lucio Silla at Teatro Real Madrid, Zerlina Don Giovanni at the Festival d’Aix-en-Provence, Musetta La boheme at the Bayerische Staatsoper, La Folie in Rameau’s Platée and Esther in Trompe-la-mort at Opéra de Paris, the title role in L’incoronazione di Poppea, Fiorilla Il turco in Italia, Countess of Folleville Il viaggio à Reims, and Angelica Orlando at Opernhaus Zurich.
Concert highlights include solo recitals at the Philharmonie de Paris, Théâtre de l’Athénée Paris, the Aix-en-Provence Festival, Opéra de Versailles, Opéra du Rhin, and Opéra national de Bordeaux, a concert at the Philharmonie Berlin with the Deutsches Symphonie-Orchesterher and her debut at the BBC Proms 2016 with the BBC Symphony Orchestra.
Julie begins her 2019/20 season in Paris with the roles of Fatima and Emilie in the new production of Rameau’s Les Indes Galantes, followed by a return to Opernhaus Zürich for two role debuts as Norina in a new production of Don Pasquale and as Zdenka in Strauss’s Arabella. She then returns to the Wiener Staatsoper to make another role debut as Despina in Mozart’s Cosi fan tutte, and ends the season at the Opéra National de Paris as Musetta in Puccini’s La bohème.
Julie’s discography includes a recording of early songs by Mahler and Debussy with Alphonse Cemin, and a disc of Songs for Piano and Voice by Poulenc (Atma Classique). In 2014 Julie signed an exclusive contract with Deutsche Grammophon, with her first solo album ‘Yes !’ released in 2015. Her latest album, Mademoiselle, featuring Orchestre national d’Île-de-France was released February 15th, 2019 and was showcased in a European tour over the summer.
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French soprano Julie Fuchs performs ‘Sventurata mi credea’ from Rossini’s “La cenerentola” at Les Victoires […]