Elisabeth Moussous
Soprano

She made her operatic debut as the Countess in The Marriage of Figaro. She then performed the roles of Arbate in Mitridate, re di Ponto by Mozart, Gertrude in Hansel and Gretel, Simone in Les Mousquetaires au Couvent by Varnay and the Friend in Schoenberg’s Von heute auf morgen. Always keen to continue her training, she has taken part in master classes with Janina Baechie, Regina Werner and Stephan Genz and has worked with conductors such as David Reiland, Italo Marchini and Jérôme Hilaire. She is a laureat of the Fondation de France, the Meyer Foundation, the Tarazzi Foundation and the Fondation Société Générale. In 2014, with the Atelier Lyrique of the Paris Opera, she performed the role of a Mother in Maudit les Innocents at the Amphitheatre of the Opera Bastille and that of Iphigenia in Iphigenia in Taurido at the Theatre in Saint-Quentin-les- Yvelines.

Career history

1985
Born in the Cameroon

2009
She obtained her diploma from the Conservatoire of Saint-Maur-des-Fossés

2009
Studied at the Paris Conservatoire with Yves Sotin

2014

Admitted to the Atelier Lyrique of the Paris Opera

Distinctions

2014
Prize winner in the Flame Competition

2015
Awarded Opera prize by the Cercle Carpeaux