Swiss-Romanian soprano, Sophie Negoïta, obtained her Master’s Degree at The University Mozarteum Salzburg in the class of Barbara Bonney. Recently, she made her debut at the Salzburger Festspiele holding the main role of the Opera Ping Pong composed for the festival by Mischa Tangian. She was also "Rosa" in the creation Rosa & Bianca at Grand-Théâtre de Genève, Barbarina in "Le Nozze di Figaro" and Clara in "L’Auberge du Cheval Blanc" (Benatzky) at Opéra de Lausanne. Her long-standing collaboration with pianist Jansen Ryser and her love for chamber music has lead them to pursue a postgraduate
Lied Collaboration degree.
"The very young soprano, Sophie Negoïta, illuminates with her presence and her fresh and clear voice, a vigorous performance. And rigorous. The modernity of her singing, her triumphant youth give a particular brilliance to the lyrical compositions of the dashing musician…."
- La Marseillaise
ROSA ET BIANCA
GRAND THEATRE DE GENEVE
Role of Rosa
Bach | Constantinescu | Rameau
Cond. Nicolae Moldoveanu
"...the young soprano, Sophie Negoïta, bestows all her grace on the short and magnificent role of Barbarina…."
- Le Temps
Swiss-Romanian soprano, Sophie Negoïta, and Swiss pianist, Jansen Ryser, met in music preparatory courses the Lausanne Conservatory when they were six years old. After ten years of friendship and musical collaboration, they formally formed their duo in 2020.