Rinnat Moriah (coloratura soprano) strengthens her collaboration with Parnassus Arts Productions
It is with great pleasure to announce that Parnassus Arts Production will deepen its cooperation with the soprano Rinnat Moriah.
Known for her crystal clear sound, stratospheric notes, great coloratura, stage presence and fondness for difficult contemporary music, Rinnat Moriah is a star on the opera stages of the world. With her strong soprano voice, she not only conveys strength, but is also ideally suited for contemporary music, roles in the classical repertoire and baroque operas.
Exciting concert engagements await the young soprano Rinnat Moriah in the 2020/21 season. Rinnat will sing concerts in the Paris Philharmonic, at the Lugano Musica, in the Stuttgart Liederhalle, in Tel Aviv and Jerusalem. Rinnat’s central operatic role in February 2021 is Kassandra in the world premiere of Salvatore Sciarrino’s opera Il canto s‘attrista, perche? at the Klagenfurt Theater. Rinnat works regularly with the Stuttgart Philharmonic, Ensemble Modern, Rundfunk-Sinfonie Orchester Berlin, Slovenian Philharmonic orchestra, SWR, Scharoun Ensemble and the Ensemble Intercontemporain.
Rinnat Moriah sang at the Teatro alla Scala, the State Opera and the Deutsche Oper Berlin, the Theater an der Wien and the Badisches Staatstheater Karlsruhe. Her broad repertoire comprised of both lyrical and coloratura soprano roles, includes Zerbinetta (Ariadne auf Naxos), Adina (L'elisir d'amore), The Queen of the Night (The Magic Flute), Gopopo (Le Grand Macabre), Adele (Die Fledermaus), Gilda (Rigoletto), Lucia (Lucia di Lammermoor) and Violetta Valery (La Traviata).
Rinnat Moriah performed at the Rossini Opera Festival, the Baden-Baden Easter Festival, the Pergolesi-Spontini Festival, the Lucerne Festival, the Mörbisch Lake Festival, the Halle Handel Festival and the Aix-en-Provence Festival. She sang concerts at the Concertgebouw Amsterdam, at the Philharmonics in Berlin and Paris, at the Elbphilharmonie and at the BBC Proms with the Staatskapelle Berlin, Essen Philharmonic, Stuttgart Philharmonic, RSB, Israeli Philharmonic Orchestra, Gürzenich-Orchester Köln, New World Symphony , Lucerne Festival Strings and with the Ensemble Modern.
Rinnat Moriah also shows her versatile voice within the baroque repertoire. She sang the German premiere of Porpora's Polifemo, Traetta's Ifigenia in Tauride, the role of Didone in Vinci's Didone Abbandonata, the role of Eurilla in Handel's Il Pastor Fido, as well as the two coloratura roles in Jommelli's Fetonte. Rinnat Moriah has recorded the female lead in Boxberg's opera Sardanapalus (1698) for Pan Classics.
With Berg’s Lulu Suite under Maestro Daniel Barenboim, Rinnat Moriah showed that the modern repertoire is in good hands. She has sung numerous works by contemporary composers such as Elliott Carter, Sofia Gubaidulina, Harrison Birtwistle, Luciano Berio, Salvatore Sciarrino, Beat Furrer, Philippe Manouri, Johannes Kalitzke, Wolfgang Rihm, Vito Zuraj and Jacob Druckman, and the coloratura soprano part in Dominic Argento's Postcard from Morocco. Several works were composed for her such as Georg Katzer’s Das Kleine Latinum and Nadir Vassena’s Acque Perse.
Exciting upcoming performances in the 2021/2022 season include roles such as Julia in Künecke's Der Vetter vom Dingsda in the Stadttheater Klagenfurt and the soprano role in the world premiere of Carnival of Shades by the renowned Dutch composer Peter-Jan Wagemans in the Amsterdam Concertgebouw.
Dear Rinnat, we are so very happy to have you amongst us!