Alessandra Volpe

Carmen Carmen

Alessandra Volpe graduated from Conservatorio di Musica Niccolò Piccinni di Bari in piano and vocal studies. Recent roles include Carmen (Opera Lyra Ottawa; Opera Tampa); Enrichetta I puritani, Hippolyta A Midsummer Night’s Dream (Metropolitan Opera, New York); Fenena Nabucco (Tenerife). Previous engagements include Die lustige Witwe (Teatro alla Scala); Hedwige Guillaume Tell (Wildbad Festival, Germany); Emilia Otello (Bayerische Staatsoper); Third Nymph Rusalka (Glyndebourne Festival); Suzuki Madam Butterfly (Teatro Massimo di Palermo); Isabella L’Italiana in Algeri (Florentine Opera Company, Milwaukee); Maddalena Rigoletto (Las Palmas de Gran Canaria); Rosina Il barbiere di Siviglia (Santiago de Compostela); Maman / La Tasse Chinoise / La Libellule L’enfant et les sortilèges (Teatro Piccini di Bari); Merlina L’impresario in angustie (Opera Cortona; Anghiari Festival); Tisbe La Cenerentola (Reggio Emilia’s Theater); Clotilde Norma (Parco della Musica, Rome). She has performed frequently with the Foundazione Lirico Sinfonica Petruzzelli di Bari in performances including Tisbe; The Rise and Fall of the City of Mahagonny; Suor Angelica; Jenny The Beggar’s Opera; La damoiselle élue. She has worked with conductors and directors including Asher Fisch, Kent Nagano, Daniele Abbado, Evelino Pidò, Antonino Fogliani, Joseph Rescigno, Antoni Ros Marbà, and Curro Carreres.