ABOUT

New York based opera singer Rachel Duval has been performing professionally since the age of 11 and has appeared in opera, television, stage, concert, and off-Broadway.

Ms. Duval has performed with many companies, including The Metropolitan Opera Guild, The Glimmerglass Festival, Opera on Tap NY, Frequent Flyers Aerial Dance, The Westchester Baroque Festival, Cantanti Project NYC, The Colorado Music Festival, The Seattle Symphony, Opera Steamboat, City Lyric Opera, The Barcelona Opera Studio, among others. She has performed at a wide range of venues internationally including, The Apollo Theatre, The High Line, on Spanish National Television (La1), CBGB, WQXR’s The Green Space, Opera America, Monestir Pedralbes – Barcelona, Schauspielhaus Bochum, Freddy’s Bar Brooklyn, PS 129, and The English Theatre Frankfurt.

Rachel was a finalist in the Concurso Les Corts in Barcelona in 2013 and 2015. She also won an Honorable Mention in the Metropolitan International Vocal Competition in New York, May of 2018. She has studied with Montserrat Caballé, Roberto Accurso, Jaume (Giacomo) Aragall, American soprano Pamela Armstrong, and legendary pedagogue Braeden Harris.

Currently Rachel also works as a producer and curator for Opera on Tap, and has a thriving business as a public speaking coach where she consults with industry leaders, C-suite executives, and innovators. She holds a Bachelors of Music from the University of Washington, and a Diploma in Coaching from NYU.

RESUME

OPERA

WORLD PREMIERES:

Eda, Stomping Grounds, Simonson/Hernandez, The Glimmerglass Festival, 2017

Paula, Río de Mujeres, Armienta, Ópera Cultura, 2016

OTHER ROLES:

Hansel, Hansel and Gretel, Humperdinck, City Lyric Opera, 2020

Teseo, Teseo, Cantanti Project NYC, 2019

Damon, Acis and Galatea, Handel, Westchester Baroque Festival, 2018

First Fairy, The Fairy Queen, Purcell, Gramercy Opera, 2017

Angelica, Orlando, Händel, Cantanti Project NYC, 2017

Rosalba, Florencia en el Amazonas, Catán, Opera Steamboat, 2016

Euridice, Orfeo ed Euridice, Gluck, Barcelona Opera Studio, 2015

La Contessa, Le Nozze di Figaro, Mozart, Barcelona Opera Studio, 2014

OFF BROADWAY

Queen Vashti, Queen Esther’s Dilemma, Samuel J. Bernstein, Center for Jewish History, 2018

TELEVISION

Contestant, Insuperables (“Unbeatables”), Televisión Española TVE – LA 1, 2015

Featured Performer and Opening Act, The German National Poetry Slam, 2011

PRODUCER

Opera on Tap, Creative Producer, Assistant Development Director, 2018-2019

Cantanti Project, Spanish language specialist, 2018

VIDEO

EVENTS

october, 2019

20oct3:00 pm5:00 pmMetropolitan Opera Guild

CONTACT

Social: @RachelRDuval

email: wordpress@rachelduval.com

old school: (917) 881-2185