Angela Brower sang Octavian with plush, full sound, yet also youthful brightness and flashes of cocky energy.
The New York Times
About Angela Brower
Hailed by the New York Times for her “plush, full sound, yet also youthful brightness”, American mezzo-soprano Angela Brower is one of the most sought-after lyric mezzo-sopranos of her generation.
A former member of the Bayerische Staatsoper ensemble, and alumna of their studio, she continues to bring her compelling artistry and musicianship to the world’s leading opera houses and concert venues.
Marc Minkowski, conductor
Ivan Alexandre, director
Thomas Dolié, Il Conte di Almaviva
Anna Maria Labin, La Contessa di Almaviva
Angela Brower, Susanna
Robert Gleadow, Figaro
Miriam Albano, Cherubino
Alix le Saux, Marcellina
Norman Patzke, Bartolo/ Antonio
Paco Garcia, Basilio / Don Curzio
Manon Lamaison, Barbarina
On December 4, 7, 9 and 11, Angela returns to the Berlin State Opera as Sifare in Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s rarely-performed opera seria, Mitridate, Re di Ponto, which the composer wrote at the tender age of 14 for the Teatro Regio Ducale in Milan.
Ms. Brower joins a tremendous cast of…
On November 11, Angela Brower will make her debut with the Munich Radio Orchestra in Mozart’s Davide penitente at Herz-Jesu-Kirche in Neuhausen.
Under the baton of Ivan Repušić, the trio of soloists in this glorious cantata will also include soprano Hera Hyesang Park and tenor Benjamin Hulett.
This concert is part…
‘Il barbiere di Siviglia’ at Norwegian National Opera
This October, Angela Brower stars as Rosina in Il barbiere di Siviglia with the Norwegian National Opera under the baton of Daniel Cohen.
This marks Ms. Brower’s much-anticipated return to the beautiful city of Oslo after the pandemic shut down live performances of the production in 2020.
Directed by Jetske…
‘Le Nozze di Figaro’ at the Seiji Ozawa Matsumoto Festival
Angela Brower stars as Cherubino in Le Nozze di Figaro at the Seiji Ozawa Matsumoto Festival on August 21, 24, & 27. Nodoka Okisawa conducts the Saito Kinen Orchestra in Laurent Pelly’s delightful production.
A signature role for Ms. Brower, she has been heralded for her portrayal of the hormonal teenager: “Singing the lovesick…
Trailer | „Les Contes d'Hoffmann“ an der Staatsoper Hamburg
Offenbach: Les Contes d’Hoffmann
The poet E. T. A. Hoffmann as the protagonist of his own fantastic tales: In his encounter with three women – Olympia, Antonia, and Giulietta – he searches in vain for love and for himself. Will he draw the strength for art from his failure in life? Stage director Daniele Finzi Pasca brings an enchanting, fairy-tale-like spectacle to the stage with all the colourful means of theatrical magic.
Soloists: Benjamin Bernheim, Olga Peretyatko, Luca Pisaroni, Angela Brower
Philharmonisches Staatsorchester Hamburg
Conductor: Kent Nagano