Shirin Eskandani

Mezzo-Soprano

Hailed by Opera Today for her “pleasing and pliant voice” Iranian Canadian mezzo soprano, Shirin Eskandani, recently made her Metropolitan Opera stage debut as Mercedes in Carmen. Recent career highlights include company debuts with The Metropolitan Opera, the Rossini Opera Festival, Sarasota Opera and Opera Southwest. Her recent roles include Dorabella in Cosi fan Tutte, Angelina in La Cenerentola, Zaida in Il Turco in Italia, the Mother in Hansel and Gretel, and Ragonde in Le Comte Ory. On the concert stage, Ms. Eskandani has performed in numerous works including Bach’s Matthaus-Passion, Haydn’s Nelson Mass, Handel’s Messiah, and Durufle’s Requiem.

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