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Eirin Rognerud

Eirin Rognerud (23), from in Norway, finished her education at The Juilliard School in December of 2022, where she was a recipient of the prestigious Kovner Fellowship. Prior she was the youngest singer ever admitted to Barratt Due’s Bachelors program in Oslo, Norway.

2022 she was named a New York district winner of the Metropolitan Laffont Competition, and in 2016 she won the Midgard Music Competition. She has attended programs such as Music Academy of the West (MARLI), Opera by the Fjord, Renée Fleming’s Carnegie SongStudio, and Edith Wiens’ program Internationale Meistersinger Akademie both in 2019 and 2022.

She has sung with orchestras such as Münchner Rundfunkorchester, Nürnberg Symphony Orchestra, The Royal Norwegian Navy Band and Drammen Symphony Orchestra. In 2022 she recorded Mendelssohn’s Elias with Münchner Rundfunkorchester & choir and Howard Arman as a soprano soloist. Her operatic roles include Amelia in Menotti’s Amelia al Ballo, Sandrina in Haydn's L’infedelità Delusa at The Juilliard School and Morgana in Handel's Alcina at Saluzzo Opera Academy.

From the fall of 2023, Eirin will be a part of the Opera Studio des Bayerische Staatsoper, where she will be performing roles such as Barbarina in Mozart’s The Marriage of Figaro, Papagena in Mozart's The Magic Flute, Giannetta in Donizetti's The Elixir of Love, and Sister Genovieffa in Puccini's Sister Angelica.

Performs in the following concerts:

Welcome to the 2024-festival in beautiful Sandefjord from 2nd to 6th July. Five days with unforgettable music experiences.