Agata Schmidt

POLAND / MEZZO-SOPRANO

Agata Schmidt

Born in 1985. A graduate of the Academy of Music in Bydgoszcz. Among other awards, she won the 2nd prize in the Grand Prix de l’Opera in Bucharest (2015). She was a participant in the Young Talents Development Programme at the Teatr Wielki – Polish National Opera, and in 2011-2014 a member of the Paris Opera’s Atelier Lyrique; she debuted in the title role in Gluck’s Orfeo ed Euridice by Pina Bausch at Opéra Garnier, receiving two prestigious awards for her performance: Prix L’AROP and Prix Cercle Carpeaux for the best young singer of 2014. She performs in Paris and has a busy concert schedule.

I ETAP / 1st STAGE

Karol SZYMANOWSKI: Moja pieśń wieczorna (Błogosławioną niech będzie ta chwila)Trzech fragmentów z poematów Jana Kasprowicza op. 5 (nr 3)
Piotr CZAJKOWSKI: Aria Olgi Akh Tania, Tania z I aktu opery Evgeni Onegin

II ETAP / 2nd STAGE

Johannes BRAHMS: Von ewiger Liebe z Vier Gesänge op. 43 (nr 1) do sł. Augusta Heinricha Hoffmanna von Fallersleben
Christoph Willibald GLUCK: Aria Orfeusza Che farò senza Euridice z III aktu opery Orfeo ed Euridice (wersja wiedeńska)
Leonard BERNSTEIN: Tango Duegni I am easily assimilated z I aktu opery Candide

III ETAP / 3rd STAGE

Krzysztof PENDERECKI: Et incarnates estCredo (cz. III)
Richard STRAUSS: Aria Oktawiana Wie du warst z I aktu opery Der Rosenkavalier