Chloé Yeonjae Kim

Chloé Yeonjae Kim

Chloé Yeonjae Kim (b. 1991) is a South Korean mezzo-soprano. She graduated from the Korea National University of Arts in 2013. After making her début at the Seoul Opera Festival in 2015 as Santuzzana in Mascagni’s Cavalleria Rusticana, she moved to Europe in search of inspiration and to pursue further studies. She regards this decision as a turning point in her life. Kim took part in numerous masterclasses before she successfully applied to join the opera class at the Music and Arts Private University of Vienna, from which she will graduate in May 2019. Chloé Yeonjae Kim has enjoyed success in numerous national singing competitions in her home country.

Repertoire

Preliminary round  
J.S. Bach Matthäus-Passion: Erbarme dich, mein Gott
F. Schubert Gretchen am Spinnrade (Goethe)
I. Yun Gopunguisang
C. Saint-Saëns Samson et Dalila: “Amour! Viens aider ma faiblesse” (Dalila)
   
Semifinals  
J. Sibelius Var det en dröm? (Wecksell)
R. Wagner Wesendonck Lieder
  Der Engel
  Stehe still!
  Träume
F. Obradors El vito (trad.)
  Del cabello más sutil (trad.)
J. Massenet  Werther: “Va! Laisse couler mes larmes” (Charlotte)
   
Final  
C. Saint-Saëns Samson et Dalila: ”Mon coeur s’ouvre à ta voix” (Dalila)
F. Cilea Adriana Lecouvreur: “Acerba voluttà” (Princesse de Bouillon)