Tamara Wilson Soprano

© Claire McAdams


Born in Arizona, Tamara Wilson won the Richard Tucker Award. She received an Olivier Award and won Grand Prize of the yearly competition Francisco Viñas organised at the Gran Teatre del Liceu Barcelona.

Last season, she made her house debut at La Fenice, Venice, in Fidelio, at the Santa Fe Opera in Tristan und Isolde, and returned to the Bayerische Staatsoper in Munich for Ariadne auf Naxos, to the Los Angeles Opera for Saint Matthew Passion, the Houston Grand Opera for Turandot and the Cleveland Orchestra for Otello.

She recently returned to the Canadian Opera Company in Toronto for her role debut as Turandot, to the Deutsche Oper Berlin for Un ballo in maschera and to Frankfurt Opera for Don Carlo. Her concert repertoire includes Beethoven’s 9th Symphony for a Christmas streamed performance with the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra of Amsterdam.

In the 2022-23 season, she made her debut at the Dutch National Opera in Barrie Kosky’s new production of Turandot, and at the Wiener Staatsoper in Die Walküre. She also returned to the Lyric Opera Chicago for Ernani, the Metropolitan Opera New York for François Girard’s new production of Lohengrin, the Houston Grand Opera for Tosca and the Cleveland Orchestra for La fanciulla del West.

She is performing a series of solo recitals at the Frankfurt Opera and the Art Song Festival in Cleveland and will record an orchestra concert alongside Russell Braun at the Canadian Opera Company in Toronto.

Paris debut

Currently in

  • Opéra Bastille
  • from 06 to 29 November 2023
  • Opéra Bastille
  • from 09 February to 07 March 2024

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