Beate Mordal

Soprano

A soprano from the Norwegian town called Molde. She finished her education at The Royal Danish Opera Academy in 2015, and the following summer she worked for the festival of Aix-en-Provence with contemporary repertoire at the academy and as a cover in a contemporary opera SVADBA by ANA Sokolovic. Beate joined the tour of the same opera, as Lena in the 16/17 season.

And she got the prize of being a Laureate of the Festival d’Aix-En-Provence. Beate held her solo recital there at Theatre Jeu de Paume, the summer 2017. She returned to the prestigious festival in 2018 to sing Najade in Ariadne auf Naxos, under the baton of Marc Albrecht and director Katie Mitchell. And she appeared in the same production at Theatre Champs-Elysèes in March, 2019.

In April she debuted the soprano part in Carmina Burana in Norway with Gregor Bühl and TrondheimSymphony Orchestra.
Beate has also worked a lot with Bergen National Opera where she sang Micaëla in Carmen by George Bizet with director John Ramster in 2017. The production was on tour in 2018, the same year she also sang Frasquita at Operaen in Kristiansund. In 2020 she will be back in Bergen to singServilia in La Clemenza di Tito.

In 2016 she made her debut as Susanna in Le nozze di Figaro at The Longborough Festival Opera where she returned for Pamina in Die Zauberflöte 2017 under the baton of Anthony Neagus and director Thomas Guthrie. She made another debut in 2016 – as Waldfogel in Wagners Siegfried with Odense Symphony Orchestra and conductor Alexander Vedernikov.

In 2017 she was singing her Pamina debut in Norway for Opera Ostfold with conductor Magnus Loddgaard. And at the Paris Opera Competition in January 2017, she was one of the 9 finalists at Theâtre Champs-Elysées.
Beate enjoys singing baroque and is frequently used in Scandinavia as a concert soloist and has a wide concert repertoire including Bach, Händel, Vivaldi and Telemann. And she is frequently working with baroque ensembles such as Camerata Øresund and Peter Spissky, Larvik Barokk festival and Neastved Early Music Festival where she debuten in Il Giustino as Arianna, 2018.

In January 2015 she sang her very first debut as Papagena in Die Zauberflöte by Mozart at the Royal Danish Opera. The same spring she won the third prize in the competition arranged by “Operaens Venner” in Copenhagen.