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Krisztina Szabó

Mezzo-soprano Krisztina Szabó's recent and upcoming engagements include The Woman in Schoenberg’s Erwartung with the Canadian Opera Company; Handel’s Solomon with Les Violons du Roy; Messiah with the Grand Philharmonic Choir and Kitchener-Waterloo Symphony; Donna Elvira in Don Giovanni with the Vancouver Opera; Ljubica in Ana Sokolovic’s Svabda/Wedding with Opera Philadelphia; and Janáček’s The Diary of One Who Disappeared at the Nasher Sculpture Center, Dallas. She last appeared with Music of the Baroque in May 2013.

Highlights of previous seasons include Giulietta/Stella in Les contes d’Hoffmann with the Edmonton Opera; Musetta in La bohème and Sesto in La clemenza di Tito with the Vancouver Opera; Le Pèlerin in L’Amour de loin and Idamante in Idomeneo with the Canadian Opera Company; Cherubino in Le nozze di Figaro with Stadttheater Klagenfurt; Susanna in The Ghosts of Versailles and Rosalind in The Mines of Sulphur all with the Wexford Festival Opera; Rosina in Il barbiere di Siviglia with the Calgary Opera; Dorabella in Così fan tutte at the Mostly Mozart Festival; Nerone in Agrippina with L’Opéra de Montréal.

Concert appearances include Adams’s El Niño with the Vancouver Bach Choir; Handel’s Messiah with the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra; Beethoven’s Missa Solemnis with the Toronto Mendelssohn Choir; Mahler’s Lieder eines fahrenden Gesellen with the Talisker Players; Bach’s Mass in B Minor with the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra; St. Matthew Passion at the Brooklyn Academy of Music; and Mozart’s Mass in C Minor with the Royal Scottish National Orchestra.

On television, Krisztina Szabó was featured in CBC's "Opening Night" in concert with the Canadian Opera Company. Film appearances include Zerlina with Dmitri Hvorostovsky in Don Giovanni Revealed: Leporello's Revenge and the voice of Leanne in the opera movie Burnt Toast.

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