American soprano Sofia Troncoso, Opera Queensland 2021 Young Artist, is an accomplished singer in numerous styles spanning from early music to new music and is an especially accomplished interpreter of Mozart. Recent highlights include Papagena/Magic Flute for Scottish Opera, described as ‘charming and witty’ in the Scottish Herald, a critically acclaimed debut with Longborough Festival Opera as Poppea/L’incoronazione de Poppea, Gianetta/Elixir of Love for Into Opera, Adele/Fledermaus with Diva Opera.
Sofia has sung in concert with the RSNO, Xi’an Symphony Orchestra, and most recently alongside Camerata for Musica Viva in QPAC Concert Hall. Other notable roles include Zerlina/Don Giovanni, Susanna/Le Nozze di Figaro, Vixen/Cunning Little Vixen, and Nanetta/Falstaff.
Sofia is a graduate of the Royal Academy of Music, the National Opera Studio in London, and was recently an Emerging Artist for Scottish Opera where she returned as Tytania in a new production of A Midsummer Night’s Dream. Amongst her numerous successes, Sofia is a former Karaviotis & Salter Prize holder (Les Azuriales), Central City Opera Young Artist, and holds an Exceptional Talent Visa in the UK. In 2021 Sofia will debut with Opera Queensland as Susanna in Le Nozze di Figaro. She is looking forward to paying homage to a fellow New Yorker in Scalia/Ginsburg.