Tamara Navoth, mezzo-soprano, graduated from the Jerusalem Academy of Music and Dance and the Brooklyn Conservatory of Music (Master’s degree). She was a member of the Israeli Opera's Meitar Opera Studio and is currently a member of the Cecilia Ensemble and a soloist at the Israeli Opera. She won the Mira Zakai prize for outstanding performance of an Israeli vocal piece at the Aviv Competitions 2022 and received many scholarships including the Leon Nacht, Eli Leon, the Ronen Foundation, the America-Israel Cultural Foundation, the IVAI Buchholtz Foundation and the Mickey Ofrat Foundation. She performed as a soloist with the Haifa Symphony Orchestra, the Raanana Symphonette, the Jerusalem Baroque Orchestra, the Barrocade Ensemble and at various prestigious festivals in Israel. She performs regularly in many Israeli Opera concert and productions. Her wide operatic repertoire ranges from the Baroque to contemporary works and includes the lead role in L’enfant et les Sortilèges (Ravel) and in La calisto (Cavalli),Hänsel in Hänsel und Gretel (Humperdinck), Dido in Dido and Aeneas (Purcell), Mercedes in Carmen (Bizet), Annio in La clemenza di Tito (Mozart), Kate Pinkerton in Madama Butterfly (Puccini), the Priest in the world premiere of Theodor(Cnaan) and more.
Photo by Ori Elkayam