Kate Lindsey

Soloist, Mezzo-Soprano

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Arcangelo are delighted to be appearing in concert with Kate Lindsey in 2024/25.

Mezzo-soprano Kate Lindsey is one of the most exciting voices of her generation and appears regularly in the world’s most prestigious opera houses and orchestras, with many of the most distinguished conductors.

Highlights of 2023-24 include Dorabella in Così fan tutte with the Boston Symphony Orchestra, and a return to the Wiener Staatsoper as Sesto in La clemenza di Tito, Rosina in Il barbieri di Siviglia, and role debuts of Despina in Così fan tutte and Miranda in Adès’ The Tempest. Kate will debut the role of Charlotte in a new production of Werther at the Festspielhaus BadenBaden, reprise her performance in Ruders’ The Handmaid’s Tale at the English National Opera, and appear in a production of The Messiah directed by Robert Wilson at the Gran Teatro Liceu.

Career highlights include a Kurt Weill double bill of Mahagonny Songspiel and Die sieben Todsünden at Teatro alla Scala, and multiple productions at the Wiener Staatsoper, where she premiered the title role in Olga Neuwirth’s Orlando and completed the company’s Monteverdi opera triptych. Additional premiers include the lead role in the English National Opera premiere of Poul Ruders’s The Handmaid’s Tale, and the title role of Miranda in the Katie Mitchell production at Théâtre National de l’Opéra-Comique in Paris. At the Metropolitan Opera, she has sung over 100 performances in over a dozen roles, including Cherubino, Hänsel, Annio, Zerlina, Idamante, Nicklausse and Nerone.

Kate’s first solo album, Thousands of Miles, with pianist Baptiste Trotignon, includes works by Weill, Korngold and Zemlinsky. Her second album, Arianna, features Arcangelo conducted by Jonathan Cohen. Kate’s most recent album, Tiranno, also recorded with Arcangelo, focuses on the character of Nero, and features world premiére recordings of cantatas by Scarlatti and Bartolomeo Monari. Kate records exclusively with Outhere Music / Alpha.

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