Bel Canto Global Arts, LLC - Kirsten Chambers, Soprano - Bio
Soprano Kirsten Chambers is gaining attention for her
exciting voice of remarkable beauty and power.
Highly applauded by The Dallas Morning News
"appealing high notes," her
voice "sustains a fullness that blossoms to a consistently brilliant top well-suited to Strauss and Wagner.
As an emerging professional, her
featured repertoire includes the title role of Salome, as well as Chrysothemis in Elektra, and Helmwige in Der Ring des Nibelungen.
This season was her
European debut with Savonlinna Opera Festival as Elsa in Lohengrin.
With regard to her
performance there, Opera Magazine
indicated that "Kirsten Chambers... wielded the evening's most convincing dramatic arc, her
character maturing from innocent young girl to emotionally complex woman in the course of the story.
also appeared as a featured soloist in excerpts from Lohengrin with the Oulu Symphony in both Oulu and Helsinki, and later at the Mikhailovsky Theatre
in St. Petersburg in promotional concerts for Savonlinna Opera Festival.
Later this season, Ms. Chambers
reprised the role of Elsa in Lohengrin for the Hong Kong Arts Festival.
In concert she
performed Isolde's Liebestod at the HK Arts Festival Gala and Brünnhilde's Entrance from Die Walküre with Orchestra Kentucky.
For upcoming engagements, she
will perform the title role in Salome for Opera Hong Kong, and reprise the role of Elsa for Opéra de Rennes in France.
began the 2011-12 season with a cover of the title role of Turandot with Arizona Opera, and a concert performance of the title role of Tosca with Opera Saratoga.
Lincoln Center debut starring in the soprano monodrama Nora, In the Great Outdoors with American Opera Projects
, followed by a staged performance of Tosca with the Martha Cardona Opera and a return as Santuzza in Cavalleria Rusticana.