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.
In her early career she made her mark in roles showcasing her vocal and dramatic dexterity, including Ciboulette at the Opéra Comique, Morgana Alcina and Susanna Le nozze di Figaro at the Opernhaus Zürich. In 2015 she made her debut at the Opéra de Paris as la Folie in Rameau’s Platée, and has since been reinvited for a several different productions including Emilie / Fatime Les Indes Galantes and Musetta La bohème. She has also recently performed the role of the Countess of Folleville Il viaggio a Reims and Angelica Orlando for Opernhaus Zürich, and Musetta La bohème at the Bayerische Staatsoper.
Last season, Julie made a very successful house debut at the Teatro Real as Giunia in Lucio Silla, a return to the Opéra de Paris as Nanetta Falstaff, The Contesse Adèle in Opéra Comique’s new production of Le Comte d’Ory, Morgana at the Théâtre des Champs-Elysées and Poppea at Opernhaus Zürich. This season, Julie will return to Opernhaus Zürich for Fiorilla Il turco in Italia, sing the role of Eva La morte d’Abel with Cecilia Bartolia for the Whitsun Salzburg Festival and give a recital for the Bordeaux Opera with Alphonse Cemin.
Her 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 on Atma Classique label. In 2014 Julie signed an exclusive contract with Deutsche Grammophon, and her first solo album ‘Yes !’ was released in 2015. In the summer of 2018, Julie recorded her second album on the label, due to be released next year.
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French soprano Julie Fuchs performs ‘Sventurata mi credea’ from Rossini’s “La cenerentola” at Les Victoires […]