Louise Kemény, soprano

Louise Kemény is a British-Austrian opera singer and concert soprano.

Most recent opera engagements include house debuts at Opernhaus Zurich in a staged production of Monteverdi’s Vespers, conducted by Riccardo Minasi, at Opéra de Lille as Helena in a new production of Britten’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream by Laurent Pelly and as Seleuce/Tolomeo at Handelfestspiele Karlsruhe, conducted by Federico Maria Sardelli.

In the season 2023/24, Louise Kemény will give her house and role debut at Theater Basel as Agathe/Der Freischütz and at Wiener Kammeroper in Richard III., a pastiche based on Shakespeare’s play with music by Henry Purcell. In concert, she will perform Stravinsky’s Les Noces with Orchestre Symphonique de Montréal under Kent Nagano, Bach’s Weihnachtsoratorium with the Orchestra Sinfónica de Navarro in Pamplona, as well as appear at Internationale Händelfestspiele Göttingen, the London Handel Festival and perform works by Mozart in New Year’s concerts with Het Residentie Orkest and Richard Egarr.

“a beguilingly flowery timbre, radiant upper register
and a very moving voice”

Badische Neueste Nachrichten

Upcoming Performances

12/06/2024 – Purcell: Richard III @ Kammeroper, Austria
15/06/2024 – Purcell: Richard III @ Kammeroper, Austria
17/06/2024 – Purcell: Richard III @ Kammeroper, Austria