Melody Wilson

mezzo-soprano

Melody Wilson, a five-time recipient of the Jessye Norman Fellowship, is steadily gaining recognition as a rising artist in the US and Europe. 

Career highlights include Blumenmädchen in the world premiere of Mondparsifal Alpha 1-8 (Jonathan Meese’s adaptation of Wagner’s Parsifal) under Simone Young with the Wiener Festwochen and the Berliner Festspiele, Mrs. Miller in Union Avenue Opera’s production of Doubt, Mrs. Sedley in Peter Grimes and Mercédès in Carmen at Theater Bremen (Germany) as well as Maddalena in Rigoletto at the State Opera Budapest (Hungary). 

Most recently, Ms Wilson made her debut with Seattle Opera as Olga in Eugen Onegin, performed Sanctuary Road with Columbus Symphony, and garnered acclaim as Addie in Blitzstein’s Regina with Opera Theatre of St. Louis as well as Fenena in Nabucco with Union Avenue Opera.