NEFELI KOTSELI

Greek mezzo-soprano, she completed her studies in piano, harmony and singing (diploma with honours and first prize) at the National Conservatory of Halandri. Parallel to this, she studied philology (NKUA). She continued her postgraduate studies at the Music Academy of Vienna with Gabriele Lechner and Anton Scharinger (Lied / oratorio). She continues her studies with Greek bass Dimitri Kavrakos. She has sung such roles as Sesto (La clemenza di Tito), Mercédès (Carmen), Cornelia (Giulio Cesare in Egitto), Charlotte (Werther). In 2021 she debuted at the Vienna Musikverein (Mahler’s Symphony No. 2). She has sung in Mozart’s and Verdi’s Requiem, Beethoven’s Symphony No. 9, Bach’s Christmas Oratorio, Handel’s Messiah, Pergolesi’s Stabat Mater, Vivaldi’s Gloria as well as in Vijay Upadhyaya’s Prayer Flags with the National Symphonic Orchestra of China (Beijing Concert Hall). She debuted at the Greek National Opera as Neris in Cherubini’s Medea (2023).

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