Sasha Cooke

Sasha Cooke

(Spring, Texas)

2019–20 Season: Hansel, Hansel and Gretel

202021 Season: Offred, The Handmaid's Tale

San Francisco Opera Highlights: Title role of Mark Adamo’s The Gospel of Mary Magdalene; Anna in Les Troyens; Magdalene in Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg; title role of Orlando

Recent and Upcoming: Hansel in Hansel and Gretel (LA Opera); Eduige in Rodelinda (Gran Teatre del Liceu); Mahler’s Symphony No. 2 Resurrection (New York Philharmonic, Barbican Hall London, Royal Concertgebouw Amsterdam, Cleveland Orchestra); Mahler’s Symphony No. 3 (Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia); Beethoven’s Missa Solemnis (Pittsburgh Symphony, Atlanta Symphony, Carnegie Hall); Ravel’s Shéhérazade (Radio Filharmonisch Orkest, National Symphony Orchestra); Mahler’s Das Klagende Lied (Houston Symphony); Mendelssohn’s Die Erste Walpurgisnacht (Houston); Michael Tilson Thomas’ Rilke Songs (Cleveland Orchestra); Cavalleria Rusticana in concert (Chicago Symphony); Residency and solo recital (San Francisco Symphony); Brahms and Schumann (Wigmore Hall London); Beethoven’s An die Ferne Geliebte, Schumann’s Frauenliebe und leben, Schumann’s Zwölf Gedichte nach Justinus Kerner (92nd Street Y New York, Kennedy Center Washington D.C.); Solo recital of Fauré, Debussy, Berlioz, Schumann, and Beethoven (Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival); Jake Heggie and Gene Scheer’s Violins of Hope (Music at Kohl Mansion Burlingame); Handel's Messiah (Chicago Symphony Orchestra); Dvořák’s Stabat Mater (Houston Symphony); Leonard Bernstein centennial program (Atlanta Symphony Orchestra); Bernstein's Symphony No. 1 Jeremiah (Nashville Symphony); Bernstein's Symphony No. 3 Kaddish (St. Louis Symphony)

Grammy Award for Best Opera Recording (John Adams’ Doctor Atomic, 2011; Mason Bates’ The (R)evolution of Steve Jobs, 2018)


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