Sabine Devieilhe
Soprano

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Sabine Devieilhe left the Paris Conservatoire in 2011 with a first prize awarded unanimously with the congratulations of the jury. She then studied with Jocelyne Chamonin, Martine Surais, Pierre Mervant, Malcolm Walker, Kenneth Weiss, Anne Le Bozec, Susan Manoff, Olivier Reboul and Elène Golgevit. She has a vast repertoire, ranging from early music to the contemporary repertoire. Performances include recitals alongside Anne Le Bozec as well as a new production of Dardanus with the Ensemble Pygmalion at the International Baroque Music Festival in Baune and at Versailles Opera. She took her first steps in bel canto with the role of Amina in La Somnambule with the Atelier Lyrique in Tourcoing. She made her Aix-en-Provence debut in 2012 in La finta giardiniera (Serpetta) and then sang the title role in Lakmé in Montpellier, La Folie (Platée) conducted by Jean-Claude Malgoire, The Queen of the Night with Lyon Opera and performed in concert with Marc Minkowski and Les Musiciens du Louvre as well as with Hervé Niquet and Le Concert Spirituel. She has sung Constance in Dialogues des carmélites with Lyon Opera and at the Théâtre des Champs-Elysées in a production by Olivier Py, made her debut at the Opéra Comique in the title role of Lakmé; at the Paris Opera in The Magic Flute and at La Monnaie in Brussels in Orphée et Eurydice (Eurydice). She has also performed the roles of Adèle (Die Fledermaus) at the Opéra Comique, Nannetta (Falstaff) with Marseille Opera, made her role debut as Mélisande with Jean-Claude Malgoire and performed at the Glyndebourne Festival in L’Enfant et les sortilèges. This season, she makes her debut at the Amsterdam National Opera in Dialogues des carmélites and returns to the Théâtres des Champs-Elysées in Mitridate (Ismène) and La Somnambule (Amina) as well as to Avignon Opera (Lakmé) and to the Aix-en-Provence Festival (Bellezza dans Il Trionfo del tempo e del disinganno). In 2013, she was nominated “Révélation Artistique Lyrique” in the 20th edition of the Victoires de la Musique Classique and, in 2015, “Artiste Lyrique de l’Année” in the 22nd edition. Sabine Devieilhe is an exclusive recording artist for Erato/Warner Classics. Her first solo album of arias by Rameau, Rameau le Grand Théâtre de l’Amour, was awarded a Diapason d’Or and the Grand Prix de l’Académie Charles Cros as well as featuring as Disc of the week on BBC Radio 3.