Sara Jakubiac


Soprano

Sara Jakubiac - Photo: Barbara Aumüller
The American soprano Sara Jakubiak joins Oper frankfurt's ensemble at the beginning of the 2014/15 season, during which she sings Alice Ford in Falstaff, the Primadonna / Ariadne in Ariadne auf Naxos, Marta in the first ever performances in Frankfurt of Mieczysław Weinberg's Die Passagierin/The (female) Passenger and the Goose Girl in the first revival of our wonderful production of Humperdinck's Königskinder. Recent engagements have included Elsa (Lohengrin) at Graz Opera, Pauline (The Gambler) at De Nederlandse Opera in Amsterdam and several roles in operas in concert, including the Governess in Britten's The Turn of the Screw with the Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra and a part in Howard Hanson's Merry Mount (commissioned by the Metropolitan Opera) in the Carnegie Hall. Future engagements include her return to English National Opera in London, Zurich Opera and the Glyndebourne Festival. Sara Jakubiak's concert repertoire includes Schumann's Faust-Szenen, Strauss’ Four Last Songs, Mendelssohn's Elijah, Britten's War Requiem and Mahler 2. She sang in Penderecki's Credo with the Yale Philharmonic Orchestra, conducted by the composer, Beethoven's C Major Mass at the Warsaw Beethoven Festival and Messiaen's song cycle Poèmes pour Mi at Yale. Sara Jakubiak made a recording of Charles Ives Lieder, part of Naxos' »American Classics« series, in 2008. She studied at Yale University and the Cleveland Institute of Music and was awarded the Judith Raskin Memorial Award by Santa Fe Opera in 2007.

Saison 2014/2015


ARIADNE AUF NAXOS
Richard Strauss
DIE PASSAGIERIN
(The Female Passenger)

Miecyslaw Weinberg
FALSTAFF
Giuseppe Verdi
KÖNIGSKINDER (Royal Children)
Engelbert Humperdinck
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ARIADNE AUF NAXOS
Richard Strauss
Sunday 21.12.2014 15:30 h
Opera House

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DIE CSARDASFÜRSTIN in concert
Emmerich Kálmán
Wednesday 31.12.2014 19:30 h
Opera House

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