Swedish soprano Miah Persson has worked all over the world as recitalist and concert and opera artist. She has performed at The Royal Opera, Covent Garden, and at The Metropolitan Opera, Milan’s Teatro alla Scala, Vienna Staatsoper, Glyndebourne Festival, Paris’s Théâtre des Champs Elysees, Barcelona’s Liceu Opera, Bavarian Staatsoper, Hamburg Staatsoper, New National Theatre Tokyo, Festspielhaus Baden-Baden (for a Deutsche Grammophon recording), and Carnegie Hall. She sang Michel van der Aa’s Blank Out, a chamber opera for solo soprano, for Netherlands Opera with performances in Amsterdam, Rome, and New York. Ms. Persson’s concert appearances have included Venice’s Teatro La Fenice, Internationale Stiftung Mozarteum Salzburg, La Scala, Gulbenkian Foundation, and Théâtre des Champs Elysees, and appearances with the Rotterdam Philharmonic, the London Symphony Orchestra (at the BBC Proms), State Symphony Orchestra of Russia, London Philharmonic, Vienna Symphony, Borusan Istanbul Philharmonic, Mitteldeutscher Radio Orchestra, Philharmonie Luxembourg, Basque National Orchestra, Budapest Festival Orchestra, Orchestre national de Lille, Los Angeles Philharmonic, Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra, Deutsches Symphonie-Orkester Berlin, and Montreal Symphony Orchestra. She has given recitals at London’s Wigmore Hall, Wiener Konzerthaus, Amsterdam’s Concertgebouw, Atlanta’s Spivey Hall, Schubert Club of St. Paul, Cal Performances at Berkeley, Vancouver Playhouse, and Carnegie Hall.
Ms. Persson’s 2017–18 engagements include Mahler’s Symphony No. 4 with the Orchestre national de Lille and Malmö Opera Orchestra; recitals at the Pierre Boulezsaal, Wigmore Hall, and Amsterdam’s Concertgebouw; Mahler’s Symphony No. 2, Resurrection, with the Philharmonie Luxembourg; Brahms’s Ein deutsches Requiem at the Gulbenkian Foundation; van der Aa’s Sunken Garden for Dallas Opera; Richard Strauss’s Capriccio at Garsington Opera; Haydn’s The Creation at the Verbier Festival, and Berg Lieder with the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra. Future engagements include the Vienna Symphony, New York Philharmonic, Tokyo Symphony, and Munich Radio orchestras; a tour with the Freiburger Barockorchester; and appearances at the New National Theatre and Barcelona’s Liceu.
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