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Sophie Delphis

Mezzo-Soprano

Franco-American mezzo-soprano Sophie Delphis’ recent and upcoming roles include Rosina in Il barbiere di Siviglia (Rossini), Cherubino in Le nozze di Figaro (Mozart), Cenerentola and Tisbe in La Cenerentola (Rossini), Flora in La Traviata (Verdi), Hansel in Hansel & Gretel (Humperdinck), Elle in La voix humaine (Poulenc), Concepción in L’heure espagnole (Ravel), Giunone in La Calisto (Cavalli) and Dinah in Trouble in Tahiti (Bernstein). She has previously appeared with the iSING Festival, the University Musical Society (UMS) Series, Opera on the James, Bronx Opera, Bare Opera, Dell'Arte Opera Ensemble, Opera Pomme Rouge, Floating Tower and Monk Parrots, among others. She is also an adamant devotee of a wide array of art song and recital repertoire, most recently participating in SongFest in Los Angeles as an Eva and Marc Stern Fellow. 

In addition to the traditional classical catalogue, she has been involved in several new pieces by young composers, as well as cabaret and new theatre works, at New York City venues such as National Sawdust, Duplex and La MaMa. She can be heard as Mother/Witch in the original English recording of Matti Kovler’s Ami and Tami and as a soloist on the Grammy-nominated Naxos recording of Milhaud’s Oresteia trilogy.