Behind the voice
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Born in Mexico. Ms. Aguilar started her voice studies in 2008 with Katya Santos.

 

Ms. Nadia made her debut as Lauretta in the opera Gianni Schicchi by Giacomo Puccini in Saltillo, Mexico. Other operatic roles include Musetta in La Boheme, Mrs. Fiorentino in Kurt Weill's Street Scene, the Queen of the Night in Mozart's The Magic Flute, Rosina in Rossini's Il Barbiere di Siviglia, Gretel in Humperdinck's Hansel and Gretel, Juliette in Gounod's Romeo et Juliette.

Nadia will be seen as Star in the opera Starsong, with music by Elliot Yokum and Libretto by Sarah Barker in the production of Folxtales, by Hartford Opera Theater.

 

In addition to her broad operatic repertoire, Nadia also has an extensive oratorio list.

 

In 2019, she was the winner of the first prize in the Concerto Competition at the University of Connecticut and in 2016 she won first prize in the American Opera Idol Competition hosted by Opera Connecticut.

Ms. Aguilar earned her master's degree at the University of Connecticut and is currently pursuing her Doctorate in Musical Arts at the same university, where she holds a Graduate Assistantship.