Claudia Boyle – La Rondine

*1983 – soprano – Ireland*

_Giacomo Puccini 1858 – 1924
Ch’il bel sogno di Doretta – La Rondine_

Claudia Boyle graduated from the Masters course at the Royal Irish Academy of Music with first class honours. She studies with teachers Suzanne Murphy, Mary Brennan and repetiteur Mairead Hurley.

This year she was accepted onto the prestigious Young Singer’s Project at the 2010 Salzburg Opera Festival, where she also understudied the role of Lulu. Roles include Violetta La Traviata, Micaëla and Frasquita Carmen, Adina L’elisir d’Amore, Musetta La Bohème, Fenena Nabucco and Barbarina Le nozze di Figaro. Student roles include Sandrina La finta giardiniera and Königin der Nacht Die Zauberflöte. Claudia Boyle is a regular concert performer. She has appeared with the National Symphony Orchestra and the RTE Concert Orchestra.
In July 2009, Claudia was awarded third prize in the operetta section at the Belvédère International Singing Competition in Vienna. New roles include Violetta La Traviata and Donna Elvira Don Giovanni.