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johanna.lehesvuori7619 kopioJohanna Lehesvuori
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Vocal range soprano

WORK EXPERIENCE;

OPERA:

Finnish National Opera. Helsinki.

E. Melartin: Aino. Mermaid. 26.5.2017

S. Fagerlund: Höstsonaten. Premier 8.9.2017

G. Verdi: Rigoletto. Contessa di Ceprano. Premier 22.9.2017

Korvat auki yhdistys: Massahumu. Soprano solisti17.8.2018 (Esa-Pekka Salonen’s Birthday Concert)

A. Lloyd Webber: The Phantom of the Opera. Meg Giry. Premier 2.11.2018

Teatro di San Girolamo. Puccini: Suor Angelica. Suor Angelica. 5-6-7.2018. Lucca. Italy.

West Coast Kokkola Opera. Meyerbeer: L’etoile du nord. Nathalie. 20-21.7. 2017 Kokkola, 11.11.2017 Helsinki. Finland.(also: Catherine)

J.S. Bach; Schweigt stille, plaudert nicht. Lieschen. (Coffee Cantata). Bromma Church, Stockholm, Sweden. 2015.

Cimarosa; Il matrimonio secreto. Carolina. Sellosali. Espoo. Finland. 2014.

Mozart; Teatteridirektööri (Der Schauspieldirektor) Mamsell Uhlich. Tornedalsteatern, Pajala. Sweden. 2014.

Glanert; Leviathan. Brigomeide. West Coast Kokkola Opera. Kokkola, Finland. 2012.

Vivaldi; La verita in cimento. Rosane. West Coast Kokkola Opera. Kokkola, Finland. 2012.

Mozart: Der Schauspieldirektor. Madame Silberklang. South Karelia Orchestra Association, Lappeenranta, Finland. 2012.

Pergolesi: La serva padrona. Serpina. South Karelia Orchestra Associaton. Lappeenranta, Finland. 2012.

Bizet: Carmen. Frasquita. Helsinki. West Coast Kokkola Opera, Finland. 2012.

Mozart: Le nozze di Figaro, Susanna. West Coast Kokkola Opera, Kokkola, Finland. 2006.

Purcell: Fairy Queen, Fairy. Central Ostrobothnia University of Applied Sciences. Kokkola, Finland. 2009.


THEATER:

Topelius; Fågel Blå. Sysis. Musical. Östra Nylands Theater. Porvoo. Finland. 2013

My Fair Lady” Ensemble. Vaasa City Theatre. Finland. 2009-2010

Kiss me, Kate” Ensemble. Kokkola City Theatre. Finland. 2008-2009


OTHER ARTISTIC WORK EXPERIENCE:

Freelance musician 2010-

7/2017 Kangasniemi Vocal Competition. 3rd place. Kangasniemi. Finland.

4/2017 Finalist in Nordic-Baltic Vocal Competiton, Tallinn, Estonia.

Helsinki Lied – competition finalist, 23-25.10.2015, with pianist Jenna Ristilä

The Light of Christmas –Christmas album (Johanna Lehesvuori, soprano and Jenna Ristilä, piano), released 14.11.2014

Several opera, lied, and church concerts throughout Finland and Sweden. Has sing as a soloist for several different choirs and orchestras.

For example;

Mozart; Requiem 30.10-1.11.2015. Vihti Church and Helsinki Big Church. Conductor Ruut Kiiski.

Pergolesi; Stabat Mater 2016, 2017, 2018 Stockholm

Finzi; Dies Natalis 12.2.2016, Stockholm (Royal College of Music string orchestra, Conductor Ola Karlsson.

Tampere Filharmonia. Steve Reich. Music for 18 Musicians.

Vaasa City Orchestra.

Singing Teacher 2005-2016.

Beethoven recordings with Turku Philharmonic Orchestra and Leif Segerstam. Naxos Records. 2018

  1. Education

2015-2016 Royal College of Music, Kungliga Musikhögskolan, Stockholm, Sweden. Advanced Study Programme in Interpretation. Classical singing.

2013-2015 Master of Music, Royal College of Music, Kungliga Musikhögskolan, Stockholm, Sweden.

2010-2012 Central Ostrobothnia University of Applied Sciences, Kokkola – Specialization 2: Studies of Classical Singing

2011-2012 Opera School. West Coast Kokkola Opera and Central Ostrobothnia University of Applied Sciences, Kokkola – Spezialisation Studies

2010-2012 Central Ostrobothnia University of Applied Sciences, Kokkola – Specialization 1: Studies of Classical Singing

2005-2010 Central Ostrobothnia University of Applied Sciences, Kokkola, Bachelor of Culture and Arts – Singing Teacher, Majoring in Classical Singing –

2003 University of Turku, Rauma, Department of Teacher Education – Pre-School Teacher.

2000-2003 Diakonia University of Applied Sciences, Pori – Bachelor of Social Services

1999-2000 University of Jyväskylä, Kokkola. Education sciences, approbatur

1996-1999 High School, Kälviä

Teachers

2000-2003 Raija Kemppainen, Pori, Finland

2004-2012 Marianne Tunkkari, Kokkola, Finland

2007-2010 Mari Palo, Helsinki, Finland

2010-2014 Marjut Hannula, Helsinki, Finland

2014-2016 Christina Billing, Stockholm, Sweden

2017- Monika Hauswalter, Germany

scholarships:
Finnish Cultural Foundation, Finland, 2018
Finnish National Opera, Finland, 2018
Pro Opera ry., Finland, 2017
Alfred Kordelin Foundation, Finland, 2017
The Royal Swedish Academy of Music, Stockholm, Sweden, 2015
The Royal Academy of Music, Stockholm, Sweden, 2014
Arts Promotion Centre Finland, 2013
West Coast Foundation, Kokkola, Finland, 2010