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About Lilit

Armenian Soprano Lilit Davtyan is a graduate of the Yerevan State Conservatory. Upon graduation, she took part in the Bolshoi Theatre Young Artists Opera Programme from 2021-2023.

Recent highlights include participating in the Salzburg Festspiele’s Young Singers Project for their 2023 season. With them, she performed the roles Der Lehnstuhl, Die Prinzessin and Die Fledermaus in Ravel’s L’enfant et les sortileges, as well as taking part as a soloist in the Herbert von Karajan Young Conductors Award, performing under the baton of the first prize winner, Hankyeol Yoon.

An exciting upcoming season will see Lilit join the Deutsche Oper Berlin as part of their ensemble for the 2023/24 season. With them she will be performing various roles including Papagena/Pamina in Mozart’s Die Zauberflöte, Corinna in Rossini’s Il viaggio a Reims, Lauretta and Suor Genovieffa in Puccini’s Gianni Schicchi and Suor Angelica, Marzellina in Beethoven’s Fidelio, Zerlina in Mozart’s Don Giovanni, Susanna in Mozart’s Le nozze di Figaro, and Hirt in Wagner’s Tannhäuser.

Lilit is based in Berlin, Germany

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Season Highlights

Aug 2024 - Aug 2024
Salzburger Festspiele
Prokofiev - The Gambler (Pale Lady) Timur Zangiev (Conductor) Peter Sellars (Director)
Sep 2024
Musikfest Berlin Concert, Berlin
Luigi Nono: Canti di Vita e d’Amore (Soprano) Sir Donald Runnicles (Conductor) Orchester der Deutschen Oper Berlin
Sep 2024 - Sep 2024
Mumbai, India
Operalia competition 2024

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Selected Repertoire

BeethovenFidelio (Marzellina)
DonizettiDon Pasquale (Norina)
GluckOrfeo ed Euridice (Euridice)
J. StraussDie Fledermaus (Adele)
MassenetWerther (Sophie)
MozartDie Zauberflöte (Pamina, Papagena)   •   Don Giovanni (Zerlina)   •   Le Nozze di Figaro (Susanna, Barbarina)   •   
PucciniGianni Schicchi (Lauretta)   •   Suor Angelica (Suor Genovieffa)
RossiniIl viaggio a Reims (Corinna)
WagnerTannhäuser (Hirt)

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  • Aix-en-Provence 2024 Voice Residency

    Aix-en-Provence
    Jun 2024 - Jul 2024
    • La soprano Lilit Davtyan met de côté ses vocalises flamboyantes de diva belcantiste pour entrer à pas discrets dans la nuit silencieuse. Elle place le moteur de l’émission vocale en arrière-gorge, comme dans cet arrière-monde qu’est la mort selon George Crumb : « La nuit silencieuse sous un ciel étoilé - Le rivage et la vague au murmure assourdi. », tandis que le piano préparé enrobe la partie chantée d’une harpe d’ondine. Sa voix se fait sinueuse, insinueuse, dans la chair vocale, se glisse comme à l’intérieur du son, la matière micro-polyphonique propre à l’écriture de Ligeti. [translated] Soprano Lilit Davtyan puts aside her flamboyant bel canto diva vocalises to enter discreetly into the silent night. She places the engine of the vocal emission in the back of the throat, as in that afterworld that is death according to George Crumb : "The silent night under a starry sky - The shore and the wave with a muffled murmur.", while the prepared piano envelops the sung part with an undine's harp. Her voice becomes sinuous, insinuating, in the vocal flesh, slipping as if into the sound, the micro-polyphonic material specific to Ligeti 's writing.