The Armenian soprano Julietta Aleksanyan studied at the Yerevan State Conservatory and has won prizes at many international competitions, including the N. Rimsky-Korsakov Competition in Russia and the Belvedere Competition in South Africa. Since 2017, she has been a soloist with the Yerevan State Opera, where she sang the role of Manon in Massenet’s opera of the same name. She made her debut at Dutch National Opera in 2018 as Berta in Il barbiere di Siviglia, followed by Ein junger hirt in Tannhaüser and Carolina in Il matrimonio segreto. This season at Dutch National Opera, she sang Clorinda in La Cenerentola and will be performing the voice of the Falcon and the Guardian of the Threshold in Strauss’s Die Frau ohne Schatten. In 2021 she was one of the three Zoven in Der Zwerg.