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BIOGRAPHY


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oung Japanese soprano MISAKI MORINO
is hailed by both Austrian and Japanese audiences for her “pure and clear voice” and is quickly building a reputation as one of the most exciting up-and-coming singers for Baroque, Classical and Contemporary Music but also German Lieder and Operetta. 

Misaki studied at the Tokyo University of the Arts. In 2014 she finished her Masters degree with distinction at the University of Music and Performing Arts Vienna. She successfully attended Master Classes with famed coloratura soprano Edita Gruberova at the Richard Strauss Festival in Garmisch-Partenkirchen, with Austrian mezzo-soprano Angelika Kirchschlager and world-famous Austrian lieder accompanist Helmut Deutsch.

In Japan she earned both a Rohm Music Foundation Scholarship and the Agency for Cultural Affairs Overseas Residence Program for Emerging Artists Scholarship. 

As a concert singer Misaki has appeared at Wiener Musikverein, at the Brucknerhaus Linz and Vienna’s St. Stephen Cathedral among others. She has also sung with the Sofia Philharmonic Orchestra in Bulgaria, the Tokyo Symphony Orchestra, the Tokyo Sinfonia, the Okayama Philharmonic Orchestra in Japan and the Sinfonietta Baden in Austria. 

Misaki has performed operatic roles such as Poppea (L’incoronazione di Poppea), Pamina (Die Zauberflöte), La Contessa di Folleville (Il Viaggio a Reims), Zerlina (Don Giovanni), Morgana(Alcina), Silvia(L’isola disabitata), Micaela(Carmen), Adele(Die Fledermaus), Susanna(Le nozze di Figaro) in Japan and at the Schlosstheater Schönbrunn and Oper Burg Gars in Austria, among others. She sang world Premiere of the Steirischer Hebst – Festival of new art
Matthew Shlomowitz “Electric Dreams” in Graz

 

Misaki Morino took us right into the “Land of Smiles” (German: “Land des Lächelns”) –Bezirksblatt Amstetten- 
 
In the category of “operetta,” her „Im Salon zur blau‘n Pagode“ from „Land des Lächelns“ seemed tailor-made for her -Badener Zeitung-

Repertoire

Opera / Roll /

L’incornazione di Poppea / Poppea / Monteverdi

Dido and Aeneas / Belinda, Second Woman / Purcell

Die Zauberflöte / Pamina,Erste Dame, Erste Knabe,Papagena /W.A.Mozart

Don Giovanni / Zerlina / W.A.Mozart

Cosi fan tutte / Despina

Don Giovanni / Zerlina

Idomeneo / Ilia

Le Nozze di Figaro / Susanna, Barbarina

Il Viaggio a Reims / Contessa di Folleville / G.Rossini

Don Pasquale / Norina / G. Donizetti

L’elisir d’amore / Adina, Giannetta

Der Freischütz / Ännchen, Brautjungfer / C.M.von Weber

Die Rosenlavalier / Sophie /R.Strauss

Hänsel und Gretel /Gretel / E. Humperdinck

Gianni Schicchi / Lauretta / G. Puccini

La Bohème / Musetta

Die Fledermaus / Adele / J. Strauss

Der Rosenkavalier    / Sophie    / R. Strauss

Falstaff    / Nannetta / G. Verdi

Un Ballo in Maschera / Oscar

Der Freischütz / Ännchen, Brautjungfer / C.M. von Weber

Oratorio

J.S. Bach
Matthäus Passion,
Johannes Passion,
Kaffee Kantate

L. van Beethoven
9. sinfonie
Missa Solemnis

J.Brahms
Ein Deutsches Requiem

A.Dvořák
Messe in D-dur

G.Fauré
Requiem

F.J. Haydn
Die Schöpfung,
Nelsonmesse

G.F. Händel
Messiah

W.A. Mozart
Laudate Dominum in A,
Messe in c-moll,
Exsultate jubilate,
Requiem
Kröbungsmesse