Nikoleta Rallis is a lyric-coloratura soprano in the pure classic sense with a exquisite command of legato singing and a pure “silvery” timbre that is unique and memorable.
Last season, she made her debut at Carnegie Hall as soprano soloist in John Rutter’s Requiem. She also joined Dicapo Opera Theatre as a Resident Artist and performed Musetta in La Bohème and Adina in L’elisir d’amore. She will also joined Annapolis Opera as a featured artist in concert, performing arias and duets from Bellini’s I Capuletti and i Montecchi and Donizetti’s Don Pasquale.
As a member of the Greek Opera Studio of The International Festival of the Aegean in Syros, Greece Ms. Rallis performed the title role in Wolf-Ferrari’s Cenerentola and covered the role of Fiordiligi in Mozart’s Cosí fan tutte.
Elsewhere, she has been a member of the Opera in Williamsburg in Williamsburg, Virginia as Adina in L’elisir d’amore. Other recent performances include Micaëla in Carmen with the New York Lyric Opera and Mimi in La Bohème with the Martha Cardona Theater.
Ms. Rallis is a past participant of Sherill Milnes and Friends Young Artist Program, where she performed as a concert soloist throughout the state of Florida.
She also appeared in various productions at the Oberlin Conservatory and Manhattan School of Music. Roles there included, Susanna in Le Nozze di Figaro, Niece 1 in Peter Grimes, and Sophie in Werther. She also traveled to Arezzo, Italy where she performed the role of Ore Due in Cavalli’s L’Egisto with Oberlin in Italy.
Other roles in her repertoire include Norina in Don Pasquale, Pamina in Die Zauberflöte, and Gilda in Rigoletto.
Ms. Rallis holds a Bachelor of Music degree from the Oberlin Conservatory of Music with additional studies at the Manhattan School of Music.