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Carolina López Moreno is a versatile, award winning soprano known for bringing ‘drama,soft colors and empathy’ (Stuttgarter Newspaper) to every performance.

The bolivian-albanian Soprano, born and raised in Germany, is a first-year Master’s student, studying with Shirley Close. Ms. López Moreno is the First Grand Prize winner of the Berliner International Music Competition 2018, and was awarded the Special Prize at the TV production SWR Young Opera Stars 2018.

She is a recipient of the DAAD Scholarship, Richard Wagner Federation Scholarship of Richard Wagner Federation and the German Talent Scholarship of the Federal Ministry of Education and Research.

This summer she starred in the production Street Scene, as the leading soprano Rose Maurrant at the Wilhelmatheater in Germany. Other principal roles include Dialogues des Carmelites (Blanche) and Die Zauberflöte (Pamina). She has performed as a soloist in major works such as Bizet’s Te Deum and Orff’s Carmina Burana. In addition, she has given recitals in prestigious concert venues such as the Berliner Philharmonie and the Jugendstil-Festhalle Landau.

Ms. López has recently released her debut album ‘Il bel sogno’ with ARS-Production Records. Future engagements in NYC include Mariuccia in I Due Timidi by Nino Rota with the Opera Theater of MSM.

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The first Album of Carolina López Moreno "il bel sogno" has been released by the ARS Label and can be ordered now.

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Carolina López Moreno regulary take part in singing competitions.

The last one - SWR Young Opera Stars 2018


Carolina López Moreno is excited about the sponsorship through the DAAD "Annual Scholarship for graduates in the Faculty of Music"



Some news about Carolina


Carolina López Moreno is now studying with voice teacher Shirley Close.

First prize winner at the Berlin International Music Competition 2018


Carolina López Moreno has won the "First Grand Prize" of the Berlin International Music Competition 2018 in the Voice category.

The prizewinners concert will take place on September 26th 2018 at 8 pm at the Kammermusiksaal of the Berliner Philharmonie. Carolina will be perform a 30 minute recital among the other 3 winners of the categories piano, strings and winds.

New York debut in December 2018 - Mariuccia in "I Due Timidi"


Carolina starts furiously in her first semester in New York:

In December 2018, she will be performing a principal role at the Opera Theater of the Manhattan School of Music. She considers it a great honor and challenge to take over the role of Mariuccia in the opera "I Due Timidi" by Nino Rota. The Italian composer Nino Rota (1911-1979) has made himself a big name as one of the most famous film music composers of his time and received the Oscar for the first two parts of „The Godfather“ trilogy by Francis Ford Coppola in 1975. Carolina is very happy to get an intense insight into the composers work with this production.

Impressions of Carolina López Moreno as Rose Maurrant


Carolina performed Rose Maurrant in the premiere of Street Scene at the Wilhelma Theater in Stuttgart.

Here you can find some impressions

Some good news for fans of Carolina López Moreno


It is official:

Starting this fall, Carolina López Moreno will continue her Master at the Manhattan School of Music in New York. 

She is very very proud and happy and excited about the challenges and possibilities, that this prestigious school will offer.



On June 3rd 2018 Kurt Weill’s Opera "Street Scene“ - a production of the Stuttgart Opera school - will take place at the Wilhelma Theater. In this production Carolina López Moreno will perform the role of Rose Maurrant

Carolina will perform Rose Maurrant in the premiere of Street Scene at the Wilhelma Theater.

Other performances: 07.06, 13.06., 19.06.2018

More information about this production and Tickets are available on the website of the HMDK Stuttgart


SWR Young Opera Stars 2018


On January 20th 2018 the Emmerich Smola Sponsoring Contest took place in the Jugendstil-Festival Hall in Landau.

Since 2001 the SWR promotes and presents in the TV series “SWR Young Opera stars” the most exciting and talented musicians of the young classical music scene. In this year, it was my honour to be part of this prestigious competition.

please find the complete contest here

Other air dates:

Sunday, 18th February 2018

9.15 am            SWR Junge Opernstars 2018 – Die Reportage. A movie by Hanna Fischer
10.00 am          SWR Junge Opernstars 2018 – Das Konzert. Highlights from the  Gala concert in Landau

The shows are availabe as on-demand.



Stuttgart: Wilhelma Theater

Premiere „Street Scene“ by Kurt Weill

Staging by the Opera school of the HMDK at the Wilhelma Theater

(Further stages with Carolina performing the role of Rose Maurrant: 07.06.,13.06., 19.06.2018)




„Beflügelt von Melodien“ with Doriana Tchakarova and Konstantin Krimmel



„Beflügelt von Melodien“ with Doriana Tchakarova and Konstantin Krimmel


Berlin International Music Competition 2018 - prizewinners concert

Kammermusiksaal of the Berliner Philharmonie



New York - Opera Theater Manhattan School of Music

Premiere „Il due Timidi“ by Nino Rota
Role - Mariuccia

Staging by the Opera Theater Manhattan School of Music

(Further stages 07./08./09.12.2018)





Biography, Awards and Scholarships

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