Sofija Petrovič was born in Belgrade and began her musical studies on the violin before focusing on singing. She studied at the Belgrade Faculty of Music with the soprano Ljudmila Gross and graduated there in 2014. In 2012, she was awarded the Grand Prize at the Republican Competition in Serbia and was a finalist at the Ferruccio Tagliavini Competition in Austria.
She attended the masterclasses of Elena Obraztsova in Saint Petersburg and Daniele Ferro in Tuscany. In 2014, she entered the Philadelphia Academy of Vocal Arts where she studied under Bill Schuman, voice coach at the Juilliard School. As part of her training, she worked with renowned artists from the American and International scenes, including Danielle Orlando, David Lofton, Audrey Saint Gil, Richard Raub, Luke Housner and Christopher Macatsoris and she appeared in numerous performances and concerts.
She has also worked with Martina Arroyo in New York and Ludovic Tézier in Nancy. From January 2016 to June 2018, she was a member of the Paris Opera Academy (Atelier Lyrique). She also took part in the masterclasses of Luciana d’Intino, Ildar Abdrazakov, Raina Kabaivanska, and Sondra Radvanovsky. Her repertoire of roles includes Mrs Coyle in Owen Wingrave, the Opera Singer in La Ronde and the Diva in a performance based on the works of Kurt Weill at the Bastille Amphitheatre. She sang in the Academy concerts at the Palais Garnier in 2017 (Ariadne’s aria in Ariadne auf Naxos) and again in 2018 (in the role of Cassandra in Les Troyens).
Mademoiselle Jouvenot (Adriana Lecouvreur) at the Paris Opera.
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