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 “A thrillingly well-sung Ottavia from Eira Sjaastad Huse, with extraordinary stage presence" (2017) - Bachtrack

Norwegian mezzo-soprano/composer Eira Huse operates in a vivid sound universe and possesses a warm and expressive lyrical mezzo. Eira has been involved in various projects, composing her own chamber opera, and performed in and outside of Norway.

Highlights in Eira's 2018/2019 season include her debut at The Norwegian National Opera as Second Woman/Second Witch (Dido and Aeneas), the role of Lady Capulet (Boris Blacher's Romeo and Juliet) with Opéra National de Lyon's Opera Studio and performing Grieg's Haugtussa at Oxford Lieder Festival (UK) together with pianist Olga Jørgensen. Eira will also appear as Geneviève (Pelléas et Melisande) with Opera on the Move (UK) and Dido (Dido and Aeneas) at Ramme Gård (NO).

She has performed with artists such as Henning Kraggerud, Helge Kjekshus, Clemens Flick, Michael Endres, Matti Hirvonen, Oliver John Ruthven and Musica Poetica, Per Kristian Skalstad and Bjarte Engeseth.

Eira has sung in venues such as Oslo Concert Hall (NO), Holywell Music Room (UK), Universitetets Aula (NO), Nationaltheatret (NO), The Castle Church at Akershus Fortress (NO) and Gamle Logen (NO). Festival appearances include Risør Kammermusikkfest (NO), Mozartfestivalen (NO), Piteå Festspelen (SE), Olavsfestdagene (NO) and Johan Halvorsen Musikkfest (NO).

For more details, please see Eira's CV below.

Upcoming concerts

Contact Eira Huse at sjaapaahuse@gmail.com
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