British-Hungarian soprano Anna Cavaliero is a Samling Artist, City Music Foundation Artist, and Handel House Talent Scheme Artist. She was a 2019 Alvarez Young Artist with Garsington Opera, and a member of the 2018/19 opera studio of the Opéra National de Lyon.
Recent engagements include recitals for Handel House, Oxford Lieder, and Barnes Music Festival, Mozart Exsultate, jubilate with the London Mozart Players, and Handel Messiah at Hereford Cathedral.
Operatic engagements include Ground Ivy/ The Fairy Queen, and Zerlina/ Don Giovanni (Waterperry Opera Festival); Soliste, Mme Rossignol/ Romeo and Juliet (Boris Blacher, Théâtre de La Croix Rousse/ Opéra de Lyon); Fortuna, Damigella, Venere/ L’incoronazione di Poppea and Euridice (cover)/ Orfeo ed Euridice (Longborough Festival Opera); Mab, Adelaide/ The Enchanted Pig (Jonathan Dove, Hampstead Garden Opera); and Die Prinzessin/ The Hogboon (Peter Maxwell-Davies, Philharmonie de Luxembourg). In August 2020, Anna performs the role of Gretel/ Hänsel und Gretel with Westminster Opera at the Château de Panloy, Port-d'Envaux, France.
Anna studied English with a choral scholarship at Trinity College, Cambridge, before graduating with distinction from the Royal College of Music, and then completing her vocal training at the Mozarteum in Salzburg with soprano Barbara Bonney.
In 2019, Anna won the Opera Prelude Singer’s Prize, and was semi-finalist in the London Mozart Competition. She was awarded second prize in the Lies Askonas competition 2017, and was the CD Broad visiting scholar to Rice University, Houston, in 2012/13.