Lee Danbi

Concorrenti ENG 2022
About This Project

Lee Danbi

South Korea

27 y.o. – Mezzo-soprano



She began the study of singing at “Chung-Ang” University, graduating under the guidance of Prof. Yang Hye-jung in 2017. In 2022, she graduated with top marks and honorable mention from the “Arrigo Boito” Conservatory of Parma under the guidance of Prof. Donatella Saccardi. She attended the Accademia Verdiana of Teatro Regio di Parma in 2021 and ‘Georg Solti Accademia’ in 2022. In 2019 she debuted the role of Abbess of ‘Suor Angelica’, and in 2022 she voiced the role of Flora from ‘La Traviata’ at Teatro crystal in Collecchio. In 2019, she took the first prize at the 9th ‘Pietro Mongini’ International Competition, and the second prize at the 35th Valsesia musica international competition and the 13th ‘Magda Olivero’ International Opera Competition, and the special prize at the 26th ‘Riccardo Zandonai’ International Competition. In 2020 he took the special prize at the 8th ‘Pausto Ricci Prize’ International Opera Singing Competition. In 2021 of the Verdi Voice Award at the 4th St. Columban International Competition. In 2022 she took a scholarship at the 24th International Competition ‘Città di Alcamo’, was a finalist at the 58th International Verdian Voices Competition Città di Busseto.


Envisaged programme



First round

G. Verdi: Oberto Conte di san Bonifacio “Oh, chi torna l’ardente pensiero?” (Cuniza act II)

C. Saint-Saëns: Samson et Dalila “Amour! viens aider ma faiblesse” (Dalila act II)