Sara Andersson, Swedish soprano, born 1975. After qualifying as an organist and Choirmaster at Oskarshamns Folkhögskola Sara pursued vocal studies at Operastudio 67 and graduated from the University College of Opera in Stockholm, in dec.2007.
Sara was awarded scholarships by the Royal Swedish Academy of Music in 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006 and 2007. In 2006 she won third prize in the Wilhelm Stenhammar Competition and in 2007 Sara was awarded the Swedish Bayreuth scholarship.
Marcellina in Le Nozze di Figaro, Drottningholms Slottsteater, Stockholm 2006
First Lady in Die Zauberflöte, The Royal Opera in Stockholm 2006
Helmwige in Die Walküre, Teatro Nacional de Sao Carlos, Lisboa 2007
Atalanta in Xerxes, Drottningholms Slottsteater, Stockholm 2007
Agathe in Der Freischütz, Kammer-oper Rheinsberg and Staatstheater Braunschweig 2007
Lied- and Oratorio concerts in Sweden, Denmark and Germany, including
Christmas Oratorio (Saint-Saëns), St John Passion (Bach), Förklädd Gud (Lars-Erik Larsson), Stabat Mater (Pergolesi), Ordet (Sven-David Sandström), and the Requiems of Mozart, Fauré and Duruflé.
Sara sings “Dich teure Halle” (Richard Wagner):
Sara sings “I skogen” (Wilhelm Stenhammar):