Canadian-American Erin Wall is one of today’s most versatile sopranos, with an extensive opera and concert repertoire that spans three centuries from Mozart and Beethoven to Britten and Strauss. Ms. Wall’s current season includes her debut at the Canadian Opera Company as Clémence in L’Amour de Loin followed by Antonia in Les Contes d’Hoffmann. In the summer she will sing her first Arabella with the Santa Fe Opera. Erin Wall’s most recent seasons included her return to some of her best roles: the Countess
in Nozze di Figaro and Donna Anna in Don Gi ovanni with the Bavarian State Opera, Helena in A Midsummer Night’s Dream with the Lyric Opera of Chicago, the title-role in La Traviata with the Vancouver Opera. She also created the role of Cecilia in Bramwell Tovey’s The Inventor with the Calgary Opera.
In concert, Erin Wall sang Mahler’s Symphony No. 8 with the Edinburgh Festival and Donald Runnicles, the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra and Andris Nelsons, the Orchestre National de France and Daniele Gatti and on tour with the NDR Symphony Orchestra in Prague, Hamburg and Hannover with Christoph Eschenbach.
Born to American parents in Calgary, Alberta, Ms. Wall studied piano at the Vancouver Academy of Music throughout her childhood. She holds music degrees from Western Washington University and Rice University. She also attended the Aspen Music Festival and the Music Academy of the West.