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Helen Lepalaan

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Mezzo-soprano

Helen Lepalaan graduated from the Estonian Academy of Music and furthered her education at the conservatories of Amsterdam and Maastricht. In 2006–2008 she was the soloist of Opera Zuid in Holland, where, in addition to other roles, she sung the leading roles in Bizet’s “Carmen”, Massenet’s “Cinderella” and Rossini’s “Il barbiere di Siviglia”. Her repertoire includes also Dorabella (Mozart’s “Così fan tutte”), Kate Pinkerton and Suzuki (Puccini’s “Madama Butterfly”), Maddalena (Verdi’s “Rigoletto”), Tchaikovsky’s Polina (“The Queen of Spades”) and Olga (“Eugene Onegin”), Blanche (Prokofiev’s “The Gambler”), Orlofsky (Strauss’ “Die Fledermaus”), Carmela (de Falla’s “La vida breve”), mezzo-soprano parts in oratorios, including J. S. Bach’s “Mass in B minor”, St John’s and St Matthew’s “Passion”, Händel’s “Messiah”, Requiems by Mozart, Verdi and Dvořák, Beethoven’s “Missa solemnis” and Symphony No. 9, Rossini’s “Petite messe solennelle”, etc. She has sung on many renowned stages, including Amsterdam Concertgebouw and Welsh National Opera. Since 2009 she sings in the chamber music ensemble “Trio Kybele”, the prize winner of many international music competitions. Upcoming engagements include performing at Heidelheim Opera Festival in Germany (title role in Bizet’s “Carmen”, mezzo-soprano part in Debussy’s opera-ballet “The Martyrdom of St. Sebastian”) and at Opera North (Sesto in Mozart’s “La clemenza di Tito”).

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