Soprano Emalie Savoy’s lyric vocal beauty and dramatic passion continue to touch audiences worldwide. A deeply compelling artist and multiple prize-winner, her highly anticipated debut album from GENUIN Classics, Emalie Savoy: A Portrait, was released worldwide in 2016 to great acclaim, including nominations for a 2016 Preis der Deutsche Schallplattenkritik, and a 2017 ICMA Award. Ms. Savoy was awarded First Prize in Voice at the prestigious 2015 ARD International Music Competition in Munich, Germany, a 2013 Leonore Annenberg Fellowship, the 2012 Hildegard Behrens Foundation Award, and the 2011 Leonie Rysanek Grand Prize from the George London Foundation. Upcoming engagements include Donna Elvira in Mozart's Don Giovanni with Oper Wuppertal, a solo recital in Essen Philharmonie's Alfried Krupp Saal, and the role of Miss Jessel in Benjamin Britten's Turn of the Screw with Opera Columbus.
Notable appearances include her Metropolitan Opera debut as Kristina in Leoš Janáček’s The Makropulos Case, conducted by Jiří Bělohálovek; Fiordiligi in Mozart’s Così fan tutte, conducted by Alan Gilbert, and Armide in Gluck’s Armide, conducted by Jane Glover, with the MET + Juilliard ensemble; Ariadne in Strauss' Ariadne auf Naxos with Christoph von Dohnányi and the Tanglewood Music Center; Contessa in Mozart’s Le nozze di Figaro and Susan B. Anthony in Thomson’s The Mother of Us All with Juilliard Opera; performances with cellist Yo-Yo Ma and the Silk Road Ensemble; the role of Socrate in Satie's Socrate with James Levine and the MET Chamber Ensemble at Carnegie Hall; soprano soloist in Handel’s Messiah, Mendelssohn’s Paulus and Elijah, and Britten’s War Requiem with the Oratorio Society of New York at Carnegie Hall, conducted by Kent Tritle; an appearance with the St. Petersburg Symphony and Musical Olympus Foundation in St. Petersburg's Shostakovich Hall; Queen Isabella in de Falla’s Atlántida with the New York Philharmonic, conducted by the late Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos; and Anna in Schubertstrasse 200 at the Salzburger Landestheater with the Mozarteum Orchestra Salzburg, conducted by Adrian Kelly.
A native of Schenectady, New York, Ms. Savoy completed The Metropolitan Opera’s Lindemann Young Artist Development Program, and holds Bachelor and Master of Music degrees in Vocal Performance from The Juilliard School.