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Cynthia Jansen
Cynthia Jansen

Cynthia Jansen
Mezzo-soprano

Bio

Cynthia Jansen makes her Seattle Opera debut in the 2008 production of Elektra. This American mezzo-soprano recently appeared at Munich’s Bayrische Staatsoper in the title role of Arnoldo de Felice’s Medusa. Other roles for that company include Eduige in Handel's Rodelinda, Annina in Strauss's Rosenkavalier, Grimgerde in Wagner’s Walküre, Berta in Rossini’s Barbiere di Siviglia, Marcellina in Mozart’s Nozze di Figaro, Clotilde in Bellini’s Norma, Mary in Wagner’s Fliegende Holländer, and the First Maid in Richard Strauss’s Elektra. Jansen was also was featured as the Duchess in the world premiere of Unsuk Chin's Alice in Wonderland at Munich.

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