Oakland University presents international opera star Nicole Cabell
in a master class. Ms.Cabell will work with talented young Oakland students on their artistry and style. Ms. Cabell is in Michigan to sing Violetta in La Traviata
at the Detroit Opera House. Listen to an interview with her here
Nicole Cabell, the 2005 Winner of the BBC Singer of the World Competition in Cardiff and Decca recording artist, is fast becoming one of the most sought-after lyric sopranos of today. Her solo debut album, “Soprano” was named “Editor’s Choice” by Gramophone and has received an incredible amount of critical acclaim and several prestigious awards: the 2007 Georg Solti Orphée d’Or from the French Académie du Disque Lyrique and an Echo Klassik Award in Germany.
Ms. Cabell’s current season showcases her command of Mozart’s music, as she sings the Countess in Mozart’s Nozze di Figaro
in Montreal, Pamina in Die Zauberflöte at the Lyric Opera of Chicago and Donna Elvira in Don Giovanni
in Tokyo. She will also be heard in some of her favorite roles in the French repertoire: Juliette in Roméo et Juliette
with the Palm Beach Opera and Leïla in Les Pêcheurs de Perles
at the Santa Fe Opera. In concert, she will be heard in London, Chicago, Cincinnati, Toronto, Atlanta, San Diego and St Petersburg. Future engagements include a debut with the San Francisco Opera in a leading role.
Nicole Cabell returned last season to the Metropolitan Opera and the Lyric Opera of Chicago for Micaela in Carmen
, to the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden for Leila in Les Pêcheurs de Perles
, and made an exciting role debut: Donna Elvira in Don Giovanni
with the Oper Köln and the Deutsche Oper, Berlin. She also returned to the Cincinnati Opera as Pamina in Die Zauberflöte
. In concert, she appeared with the Edinburgh Festival as the Mater Gloriosa in Mahler’s Symphony No. 8
, followed by Gala Opening Concerts in Kuala Lumpur with the Malaysian Philharmonic Orchestra and their music director, Claus Peter Flor. Nicole Cabell sang solo recitals in Toronto and Louisville, KY.
Free admission to watch the master class.