After studying at the Norwegian College of Music in Oslo, the University College of Opera in Stockholm and at the Royal College of Music in London, the Norwegian soprano Silvia Moi took the role of Katie in KASTRATER at the Stockholm opera house in 2004. In the spring of 2006 she guested as Susanna (THE MARRIAGE OF FIGARO) at the opera house in Malmö and gave Papagena in Kenneth Branagh’s film THE MAGIC FLUTE under the direction of James Conlon. She was awarded the Joel Berglund Bursary from the Swedish Royal Academy for her interpretation of Papagena.
As a member of the ensemble with Den Norske Opera in Oslo she has played a number of roles including Oscar (UN BALLO IN MASCHERA), Nannetta (FALSTAFF), Tebaldo (DON CARLOS), Servilla (LA CLEMENZA DI TITO), Susanna (THE MARRIAGE OF FIGARO), Adele (DIE FLEDERMAUS), Papagena (THE MAGIC FLUTE), Norina (DON PASQUALE), Echo (ARIADNE AUF NAXOS), Lucia (THE RAPE OF LUCRETIA), Frasquita (CARMEN) and First Niece (PETER GRIMES).
Guest engagements have taken Silvia Moi to many venues in many roles, including Salzburg, London and Italy (Servilia/LA CLEMENZA DI TITO; Ninetta/LA FINTA SEMPLICE and Susanna/LE NOZZE DI FIGARO), Peer Gynt Festival in Vinstra/Norway (Solveig/PEER GYNT), Kungliga Operan in Stockholm (Nanetta/FALSTAFF; Adele/DIE FLEDERMAUS), Komische Oper Berlin (Adele/DIE FLEDERMAUS), Savonlinna Music Festival (1. Nichte/PETER GRIMES), Opera Trøndelag (Pamina/DIE ZAUBERFLÖTE), as Susanna (LE NOZZE DI FIGARO) to the Opera North in Leeds, as Zerlina (DON GIOVANNI) to the Nederlandse Reisopera and as La statue animée in Rameau´s PIGMALION to the Drottningholms Slottsteater in Sweden.
Silvia Moi is much in demand as a concert singer and has worked in Sweden with the Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra under Alan Gilbert and with the Malmö Symphony Orchestra, in Norway with the symphony orchestras of Stavanger, Bergen, Trondheim and Kristiansand. Concert tours have taken the artist to Germany, the Czech Republic and South Africa.
|Britten||THE RAPE OF LUCRETIA||Lucia|
|Mozart||COSÌ FAN TUTTE||Despina|
|LA CLEMENZA DI TITO||Servilia|
|LA FINTA SEMPLICE||Ninetta|
|LE NOZZE DI FIGARO||Susanna|
|ARIADNE AUF NAXOS||Echo|
|Verdi||DON CARLOS||Tebaldo / Thibault|
|MACBETH||Dama di Lady Macbeth|
|UN BALLO IN MASCHERA||Oscar|