Judith Weusten / soprano
Dutch soprano Judith Weusten received her Bachelor in Music at the Conservatorium van Amsterdam in June 2017. There she studied voice with Valérie Guillorit and Pierre Mak and was coached by Jan-Paul Grijpink. She now studies at the Dutch National Opera Academy with Margreet Honig.
Judith has sung different roles over the past years. Apart from her roles in the Dutch National Opera Academy, she sang the role of Lucy in Menotti’s opera The Telephone in 2016 and in June 2018 she sang the Australian Premiere of Douglas Knehans’ new work Backwards from Winter.
In the Dutch National Opera Academy she performed the roles of Sandmann and Tauman in Huperdinck’s Hänsel und Gretel, Lucia in Britten’s The Rape of Lucretia, Frasquita in Bizet’s Carmen and Despina in Mozart’s Così fan Tutte.
She is comfortable in Lied and oratorio as well, regularly performing in recitals. She has sung soprano solo in Haydn's Schöpfung, Fauré's Requiem, Mozart’s Requiem, Pergolesi's Stabat Mater and various Bach and Mozart cantatas.
This year she will perform Polissena in Händel’s Radamisto.
More information www.judithweusten.nl