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Allison Oakes
Soprano

British soprano Allison Oakes’ current and future engagements include Salome (title role) Deutsche Oper Berlin, Staatsoper Hamburg and Cape Town Opera, ISOLDE Tristan und Isolde Theater Dortmund and Teatro Verdi Trieste, ISOLDE (cover) Metropolitan Opera. She has performed in the Bayreuther Ring cycles since 2013 as FREIA Das Rheingold, GERHILDE Die Walküre and GUTRUNE Götterdämmerung, and will return in 2017 as GUTRUNE. Further ahead she will return to sing major roles at the Deutsche Oper Berlin, the Opéra de Dijon and the Metropolitan Opera.



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British soprano Allison Oakes’ current and future engagements include Salome (title role) Deutsche Oper Berlin, Staatsoper Hamburg and Cape Town Opera, ISOLDE Tristan und Isolde Theater Dortmund and Teatro Verdi Trieste, ISOLDE (cover) Metropolitan Opera. She has performed in the Bayreuther Ring cycles since 2013 as FREIA Das Rheingold, GERHILDE Die Walküre and GUTRUNE Götterdämmerung, and will return in 2017 as GUTRUNE. Further ahead she will return to sing major roles at the Deutsche Oper Berlin, the Opéra de Dijon and the Metropolitan Opera.

Recent engagements include SENTA Der fliegende Holländer Theater WuppertalBoston Lyric Opera and Theater St Gallen, ELSA Lohengrin Theater BaselMARIE Wozzeck Opéra de Dijon, Salome (title role) Staatstheater Oldenburg and Stadttheater Bern, MARSCHALLIN Der Rosenkavalier Tiroler Landestheater, Tosca (title role) Städtische Bühnen Münster, ELISABETTA Don Carlo and Tosca Staatstheater Darmstadt, MISS JESSEL The Turn of the Screw Teatro La Fenice (with Sir Jeffrey Tate), ELSA Lohengrin, MARIETTA Die tote Stadt and CHRYSOTHEMIS Elektra Theater Regensburg.

Other guest engagements have included Tosca Theater Heilbronn, AGATA Le Cantatrici Villane Theater Erfurt, CONTESSA Le Nozze di Figaro Prinzregententheater München and Theater Ingolstadt, ROSALINDE Die Fledermaus Schloss Schönbrunn Vienna and Theater Dessau, MISS JESSEL Oper Frankfurt and CHRYSOTHEMIS Staatstheater Nünberg.

Allison Oakes studied at the Birmingham Conservatoire of Music and at the Hochschule für Musik Franz Liszt, Weimar with Prof. Gudrun Fischer. During her studies, Allison sang many roles ranging from baroque to contemporary opera and was awarded the Licentiate of the London College of Music.

She won the First Prize, the Audience Prize and the Orchestra Prize at the Lauritz Melchior Singing Competition for Wagnerian Voices in Aalborg, Denmark in 2010. During her studies she also won the First Prize and the Audience Prize at the Robert Stolz Vocal Competition in Hamburg in 2005. She has taken part in international Masterclasses with Françoise Pollet, Judith Beckmann, Jakob Stämpfli and Thomas Hampson.



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