< Christina Gansch (soprano) In 2017 she will sing Papagena in Die Zauberflöte at Opéra Bastille, Paris. She appears as Barbarina in Le Nozze di Figaro with Vienna State Opera (Euroarts) and as Zerlina in Don Giovanni under Currentzis (Sony).

Luis Gomes (tenor) has just appeared as Edmondo in Manon Lescaut  and will sing Rodolfo in La bohème (both ROH), and as Azael in L’Enfant prodigue for Scottish Opera.

Wallis Giunta (soprano) sings Angelina La Cenerentola at Opera North and at Leipzig Opera, and Anna in The Seven Deadly Sins with Toronto Symphony in 2017.

Jurgita Adamonyté (soprano) played Olga in Eugene Onegin at Garsington Opera and Mélisande in Pelléas et Mélisande at Welsh National Opera.

< Jesús León (tenor) plays the Duca di Mantova in Rigoletto at Opera Nice. His debut recording Bel Canto with the RLPO is released on Opus Arte.

Sofia Fomina (soprano) Forthcoming performances include Marzelline in Fidelio with the London Philharmonic, Adele in Die Fledermaus in Rome, in Mahler’s Symphony No. 4 in Lincoln Center, and in his Symphony No. 8 at the Royal Festival Hall. Next June she plays Berthe in Meyerbeer’s Le prophète in Toulouse.

Nico Darmanin (tenor) will play Don Ottavio in Don Giovanni at Reisopera, Flanders.

< Hyesang Park (soprano) In 2017 she will sing the first Wood Nymph in Rusalka at the Metropolitan Opera, New York.

Rachel Kelly (mezzo) The Irish mezzo recently appeared as Donna Elvira in Don Giovanni with Northern Ireland Opera, Haydn’s La Canterina at the Wigmore Hall and in Eisenstadt, and made her debut in Scottish Opera in Stuart MacRae’s The Devil Inside.