Young French mezzo soprano Adèle Charvet studied at the Paris National Conservatory with professor Elène Golgevit.
Very passionate about the Song and Lieder repertoire she formed in 2015 a duo with pianist Florian Caroubi with whom she obtained the Mélodie Prize at the International Lied and Song Competition Nadia and Lili Boulanger in Paris. In 2016, they won among others the Grand duo prize of the International Vocal Competition in ’s-Hertogenbosch in the Netherlands. In 2017, Adèle Charvet was awarded the Yves Paternot prize in Verbier for the most outstanding musician of the Academy, and will be invited to perform as a soloist at the Festival.
Adèle’s very first musical experience on stage was in the children’s opera “Brundibár”, by Hans Krása, in which she sang the leading role Pepíček. From this enriching experience, she developed an irrepressible passion for Opera.
She made her debut at the Dutch National Opera, singing the Polovtsian Maiden in Borodin’s “Prince Igor” and sang afterwards in “Carmen” (Mercedes) at Covent Garden, in “Il Barbiere di Siviglia” (Rosina) in Bordeaux, “Manon” in Bordeaux and at the Opéra Comique.
Among her future projects, she will be singing “Rigoletto” and “Carmen” at the Paris National Opera, “Roméo et Juliette” in Bordeaux, “Parsifal” (Blumenmädchen) in Toulouse… In concert she will take part in a tour of concerts of “Benvenuto Cellini” with the Monteverdi Choir and Orchestra under the baton of Sir John Eliot Gardiner, she will also perform in a series of concerts with the ensemble Pygmalion under the direction of Raphaël Pichon.
As of July 2019