Wolf Entice Opera hit the audition path in fall of 2021, and in consequence we’ve parsed via the information and arias that we heard within the audition room. As you may guess, there have been some new surprises, and a few upsets! We’ll roll out the leads to rating order over the following two weeks.
This was the 12 months of Ich bin euer Liebden with a grand complete of 20 instances, 12 of them supplied as the primary aria. We heard Sophie 3 times on the request of the panel, and 5 instances within the name backs.
Pamina – our conventional winner – was supplied as the primary aria 9 instances, and sung 15 instances in complete, though she was unseated by Sophie. This 12 months Pamina’s mom additionally did relatively properly. We heard the Queen of the Evening 9 instances complete, though we heard each of her arias; Der Hölle Rache was supplied 5 instances, requested for by the panel as soon as, and heard as soon as in callbacks.
The French women additionally did properly. We heard Marie (La fille du Regiment) 13 instances, complete ( 9 instances for Chacun and 4 for Salut a la France) and Manon was supplied 8 instances as properly. The Jewel Music was supplied to us 5 instances, and we heard it twice every because the panel’s selection and within the name backs. Comme autre fois and Je dis have been heard six and 5 instances, respectively.
There appears to be some motion on the English entrance. Whereas My Darling Jim (Glory Denied – Tom Cippulo) stays a giant hit – it was supplied 3 instances, and we heard it as soon as every on the panel’s request and in name backs, Down You Go (Flight – Jonathan Dove)was offered one time greater than the Cipullo (a complete of 4 instances in spherical one) and as soon as every on the request of the panel and in name backs. His Identify is Jan (Breaking the Waves – Missy Mazzoli) additionally a repeated aria in English. It was supplied 3 instances, and we heard it twice in name backs. Anne Trulove (Rakes Progress – Stravinsky) was the large winner within the English class. We heard her 9 instances in spherical one, twice within the 2nd spherical, and three instances in name backs.
This 12 months Come scoglio was the Italian Mozart aria we heard essentially the most. We heard Fiordiligi 7 instances in spherical one, and twice on the panel’s request. We heard Donna Anna (Non mi dir) and Susanna (Deh vieni) 4 instances complete, and we heard Batti, batti 3 times. A number of the different Italian arias had barely higher showings. Liu was with us lots; she was supplied 7 instances, requested for by the panel 3 instances, and heard as soon as in name backs. Violetta and Musetta have been sung six instances every, and Nedda got here to us 5 instances.
Slavic arias have been a really distant final when it comes to the lineup offered. Atchevo (Iolanta), Och, jacky zal (The Bartered Bride) each supplied twice. There was a smattering of different Slavic arias, (suppose Music to the Moon) however every was solely offered as soon as.
Keep tuned for extra knowledge from the tour! And hold your eyes peeled: our 2022 season announce is only a few weeks away.