Nina Kopparhed

Soprano

Repertoire

Operatic roles

Operas in bold - currently fully memorised and jump-in ready

Opera

Role

Albert Herring

Ariadne auf Naxos

Ariadne auf Naxos

Cosi fan Tutte

Dido and Aeneas

Don Giovanni 

Idomeneo

I due Timidi

Iolanta

Iolanthe

La Clemenza di Tito

Le Nozze di Figaro

Magic Flute (The)

Suor Angelica

Tales of Hoffmann (The)

Turn of the Screw (The)

Zauberflote (Die)   

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La Sonnambula

Lucia di Lammermoor

Idomeneo

Entfuhrung aus dem Serail (Die)

La Boheme

Rosenkavalier (Der)

Rosenkavalier (Der)

Fidelio

Zauberflote (Die)

Les Contes d'Hoffmann

Miss Wordsworth

Zerbinetta

Echo

Fiordiligi
Belinda
Donna Elvira
Ilia
Lucia
Brigitta
Celia
Vitellia

Susanna

Queen of the Night

Suor Osmina/Touriere2

Olympia

The Governess

Die Konigin der Nacht

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Amina

Lucia

Elettra

Constanze

Musetta

Marianne

Sophie

Marzelline

Pamina

Antonia/Giulietta

Language

English

German

German

Italian
English
Italian
Italian
Italian  
Russian
English
Italian

Italian

English(Dent)

Italian

English

English

German

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Italian

Italian

Italian

German

Italian

German

German

German

German

French

Company/Date

Harrow Opera, Mar 2016 

OCMC, Jun 2018

OCMC Jun 2018 (rehearsal cover - not performed)

VoiceArc, Nov 2015, Dec 2016

Aria Alba, Aug 2013

VoiceArc May 2017, Hoxton Opera Studio(HOS), Aug 2017

Rose Opera, Oct 2019

Handmade Opera, Sep 2017

Rose Opera, Mar 2019

Independent company, Nov 2019 - currently learning

Secret Opera, Oct 2016, Kent Opera Feb 2017

Aria Alba: Aug 2012; VoiceArc: Mar 2015, Aug 2015, Aug 2016

Opera Integra, February 2019 (Flu - didn't perform)

Co-Opera EDP, London, 2013

Opera Camerata, Oct 2015

Secret Opera/HOS, Jly-Oct 2016; Kent Opera May-Jly 2017

Aria Alba, Aug 2014, Nov 2015

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Whole role learned

Whole role learned

Whole role learned

Whole role learned

Whole role learned 

Whole role learned

(Studying the role)

(Studying the role) 

(Studying the role) 

(Studying the roles)

Oratorios, Cantatas, Sacred music

Bach: Cantata no. 51:Jauchtzet, Gott im allen landen                        Bach: Cantata No. 140: Wachet auf

Bach: St John Passion                                                                        Bach: Magnificat in D

Bach: St Matthew Passion                                                                  Bach: Mass in A BVW 234

Britten: Hymn to St Cecilia (1st soprano and soprano solo)               Charpentier: Messe de minuit

Charpentier: Te Deum                                                                         Faure: Requiem 

Handel: Dixit Dominus (both soprano solo parts)                               Handel: Messiah                                                                     

Handel: My Heart is Inditing (solo 4tet plus choir version)                 Haydn: Missa Brevis St Joannis de Deo (Kleine Orgelmesse)

Haydn: The Creation                                                                         Mendelssohn: Elijah

Mozart: C minor mass (1st soprano part)                                           Mozart: Coronation Mass

Mozart: Exsultate, Jubilate                                                                  Mozart: Requiem 

Mozart: Solemn Vespers                                                                    Schubert: Mass in G

Telemann: Zurne nur, du alte Schlange

Vaughan-Williams: Mass                                                                    Vivaldi: Gloria

Vivaldi: Nulla in mundo, pax sincera                                                   Zipoli: Ad Mariam (Zupaqui)

Voice and piano

Arne: softly flow thy silver stream                                  Bridge: Come to me in my dreams

Bridge: Love went a-riding                                            Bridge: So early in the morning O

Britten: Corpus Christi Carol                                         Britten: 4 Burns songs for voice and Harp

Crossland: Do not stand at my grave and weep           Crossland: Dream within a Dream

Crossland: How do I love thee?                                    Crossland: Spellbound

Crossland "Songs of Travel and Rest", Op.57: 

Michael Head: "Over the Rim of the Moon": Song Cycle:  The Ships of Arcady, Beloved, A Blackbird Singing, Nocturne.

Liszt: Die Lorelei

Rachmaninoff: The Lilacs (Sireni)                               Rachmaninoff: How Fair this place (Zdes Kharasho)

Rachmaninoff: Oh, never sing to me again                 Rachmaninoff: Spring Waters

Schubert: Ave Maria                                                    Schubert: An mein Herz D860

Schubert: Der Fluss D693                                          Schubert: Der Tod und das Madchen

Schubert: Gretchen aus Spinnrade D118                   Schubert: Der Hirt aus dem Felsen D965

Schubert: Der Schmetterling                                       Richard Strauss:  Morgen

Mark Wilson: Heart of my Heart (soprano, violin and piano) Mark Wilson: The Lone Shieling (string trio or piano accompaniment)

Song Cycles/arias for Soprano and orchestra

Ian B Wilson "Serenade":  I: At Night; II: A Certain Evening; III: Lights Out IV: The Sleep

Voice and violin

Vaughan – Williams: along the field:

1: We’ll to the woods no more                                    2: Along the field

3: the half- moon westers low                                    4: In the morning  

5: The sigh that heaves the grasses                          6: Good-bye

7: Fancy’s knell                                                          8: With rue my heart is laden

Rebecca Clarke: 3 songs:

1: It was a lover and his lass                                    2: Phillis on the new made hay  

3: The tailor and his mouse

Holst: four songs

1: Jesu sweet                                                         2: My soul hath nought but fire and ice

3: I sing of a maiden                                               4: My Leman is so true of love

Operatic arias

Nina also has an extensive repertoire of operatic arias, suitable for gala concerts, operatic evenings, recitals, etc.
Aside from the arias connected to the roles listed above, Nina sings arias by the following composers: Puccini, Bellini, Donizetti, Mozart, Gilbert and Sullivan, Lehar and many others. Please enquire for further details.