Sara Gouzy (W)
After studying piano at the Toulouse Conservatory, Sara Gouzy joined the Hochschule für Musik "Hanns Eisler" in Berlin in 2010 to study singing with Janet Williams and Michail Lanskoi, and also spent a semester studying at the Guildhall School of Music in London with Susan McCulloch.
Crowned with numerous awards (Winner of the International Singing Competition of the Kammeroper Schloss Rheinsberg in 2019, 2nd Prize and Song Prize of the Coop Music awards-Antonio Bertolini in 2018, 1st Prize at the International Song Competition "Three Centuries of Classical Romances" in St. Petersburg in 2014, laureate and grantee of the Yehudi Menuhin Foundation "Live music now" in Berlin in 2013, 3rd Prize at the International Singing Competition Giulio-Perotti in Germany in 2012 ...), she made her stage debut in 2010 at the Weimar Opera, performing the role of Clotilde (Henze's Pollicino), then Cleopatra (Handel's Giulio Cesare) in 2012.
She then sang in John Cage's Europera 5 (co-produced with the Komische Oper Berlin), the title role in Su-un Lee's Das neue Rotkäppchen at the Tischlerei of the Deutsche Oper Berlin, Flaminia (Il Mondo della luna) with the Kammeroper München Orchester, Yniold (Pelléas et Mélisande) and Amore (Orfeo ed Euridice) at the Opéra de Dijon, Sister Constance (Dialogues des Carmélites) and Barberine (Le Nozze di Figaro) at the Opéra Grand Avignon, Orazia (Cimarosa's Gli Orazi e i Curiazi ) with the Brandenburgischen Staatsorchester Frankfurt, and the title role of Handel's Susanna at the Theater Naumburg.
Invited to give recitals in Austria, Germany, Switzerland, France, Russia and the United Arab Emirates, she has also performed with the Monte-Carlo Philharmonic Orchestra (principal soprano in Saint-Saëns' Oratorio de Noël).
Her plans for the 2020/2021 season include a European concert tour with Jordi Savall for Beethoven's 9th symphony, and the role of Gianetta (L'Elisir d'Amore) at the Théâtre des Champs-Elysées and then at the Opéra de Rouen.