Jasmin White
contralto | United States of America, °1993
VOICE 2023 : Second Prize
Jasmin White trained at the University of Southern California, the Cincinnati Conservatory of Music, and the Juilliard School, where they impressed in Prokofiev’s Alexander Nevsky, Stravinsky’s Pulcinella, Rossi’s Orfeo, Handel’s Il Trionfo del Tempo e del Disinganno, and Nicolai’s The Merry Wives of Windsor. The contralto made their debut at the Metropolitan Opera as a soloist and member of the chorus in the return of Porgy and Bess in 2019, a production which won a Grammy Award. They recently joined the Opernstudio of the Vienna Volksoper, where this season sees them sing in productions of The Magic Flute, Orpheus in the Underworld and The Flying Dutchman. Jasmin White has also performed as a soloist with the Los Angeles Philharmonic and the Juilliard 415 Ensemble and has collaborated with conductors such as Yannick Nézet-Séguin, William Christie, David Robertson, and Lidiya Yankovskaya.


current teacher : Matthias Rexroth
2020 - 2022 : Elizabeth Bishop


2020 - 2022 : Artist Diploma in Opera, The Juilliard School (New York City)
2015 - 2017 : Master of Music in Voice, Cincinnati Conservatory of Music
2011 - 2015 : Bachelor of Music in Voice, University of Southern California


2022 : Walt Disney Concert Hall, Los Angeles Philharmonic, Lidiya Yankovskaya, Los Angeles Philharmonic
2022 : The Metropolitan Opera, mainstage, The Metropolitan Opera, Yannick Nézet-Séguin, The Metropolitan Opera Orchestra
2022 : The Juilliard School, The Juilliard School, William Christie, Juilliard 415 Ensemble
2021 : The Juilliard School, The Juilliard School, Barbara Hannigan, The Juilliard Orchestra
2020 : Lincoln Center, NYC, The Juilliard School, David Robertson
2019 : The Metropolitan Opera, mainstage, The Metropolitan Opera, David Robertson, The Metropolitan Opera Orchestra


2019 : Regional 2nd Place, Metropolitan Opera National Council
2018 : Regional 3rd place, Metropolitan Opera National Council
Final 2023 : Jasmin White
Semi-final 2023 : Jasmin White
First round 2023 : Jasmin White
Final (01/06/2023)
Gustav Mahler Urlicht (Des Knaben Wunderhorn)
Gioachino Rossini Eccomi alfine - Ah, quel giorno (Semiramide)
Richard Wagner Weiche, Wotan ! Weiche ! (Das Rheingold)
Jasmin White, voice
La Monnaie Symphony Orchestra, dir. Alain Altinoglu
Semi-final (24/05/2023)
Xavier Montsalvatge Canción de cuna para dormir a un negrito
Margaret Bonds The Negro Speaks of Rivers
Gioachino Rossini Di tanti palpiti (Tancredi)
Giuseppe Verdi Re dell'abisso - È lui, è lui ! (Un ballo in Maschera)
Jasmin White, voice
Philippe Riga, pianist accompanist
First round (21/05/2023)
Georg Friedrich Haendel Hence Iris, hence away (Semele)
Alban Berg Dem Schmerz sein Recht (Vier Gesänge op. 2)
Jasmin White, voice
Philippe Riga, pianist accompanist
Relive the performances of Violin 2024
The Competition's CD's
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