CINDY HONANTA, mezzo-soprano
WAN YING LU, soprano
Le Nozze di Figaro
Aria, Voi che sapete
Blicke mir nicht in die Lieder
PRISCILLA FONG, mezzo-soprano
Recitative, E pur così in un giorno
Aria, Piangerò la sorte mia
ALICE PUTRI, soprano
Il Barbiere di Siviglia
Aria, Una voce poco fa
Aria, Must the winter come so soon?
PEI YUN LU, mezzo-soprano
ABOUT CAITLIN HULCUP
Caitlin Hulcup made her European debut at the Wiener Staatsoper in 2004 as Enriquetta I Puritani and has since appeared at many leading opera houses internationally, including Royal Opera House London, Bolshoi Theatre Moscow, Deutsche Staatsoper Berlin, Theatre an der Wien, Maggio Musicale Fiorentino, Bayerische Staatsoper Munich, and Palau de Les Arts Valencia.
She regularly appears in oratorio, concert, and Lieder recitals, and her operatic repertoire features major roles by Handel, Mozart and Strauss. Caitlin has been conducted by Zubin Mehta in Valencia and Florence, as Donna Elvira (Don Giovanni) and as Octavian (Der Rosenkavalier). She has also appeared as Octavian in Moscow with Vassily Sinaisky and in Beijing with Sebastian Lang Lessing.
Outstanding among her orchestral engagements have been Beethoven's 9th Symphony with Gustavo Dudamel in Venezuela, Mahler’s Knaben Wunderhorn at the Sydney Opera House with Mark Wigglesworth, Mozart’s ‘Great’ C Minor Mass with Jeremie Rhorer in Hamburg, and Beethoven's Missa Solemnis with Martin Haselböck and the Wiener Akademie.
Caitlin has also sung with leading early music conductors including René Jacobs, William Christie, Christian Currnyn and Alan Curtis. She has performed as Orfeo in Gluck's Orfeo ed Euridice with Kenneth Montgomery and as Ariodante with Nicholas Kraemer.
Alongside her performing career, Caitlin currently teaches in Oxford and London, and has given masterclasses in London and Australia.
Caitlin received a BMus in violin and a quartet scholarship to the Banff Center for the Arts in Canada. After beginning to sing with the West Australian Opera Chorus, she was selected for the WA Opera Young Artists programme. She then completed her MMus degree in voice at the Victorian College of the Arts.
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