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MARIKA HÖLTTÄ

Soprano

Biography

Finnish coloratura soprano Marika Hölttä has been praised for her stage-craft and her versatility and musicianship.

Most recently, her notable engagements have included Despina (Mozart: Cosi fan tutte / Vaasa Opera), Valencienne (Lehár: Die lustige Witwe / OperArt) and Sofia (Kaasinen – Koivisto: The Fountain / Finnish Nationalopera). Her appearances have also included Liisa (Madetoja: Pohjalaisia).

At the end of the season 2021-22 Hölttä will sing the role of Liisa in world premier opera Raatteentie by Uljas Pulkkis. Marika has carved her name especially with her performances of contemporary opera and lied music. She will open her 2022-23 season singing the role of Papagena in Finnish National opera. On January 2023 Marika will make her debut as the Queen of the Night in Oulu Theatre. 

Hölttä has performed as a soloist with symphony orchestras such as Lahti Symphony Orchestra, Joensuu City Orchestra, Vaasa City Orchestra, Saimaa Sinfonietta and Kymi Sinfonietta.

She has successfully participated in several competitions f.e. in Lappeenranta National Singing Competition and Havets Röst Vocal Competition in Mariehamn (Åland).

Marika Hölttä graduated from the Sibelius Academy Opera Master program in Helsinki on 2020 where she studied both singing and music theatre.
Her studies and artistic work have been supported by Finnish Cultural Foundation, The Arts Promotion Centre Finland, Pro Musica Foundation, Päivi and Paavo Lipponen Foundation and The Finnish Wagner Society.

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Contact

Pete Vuorio
pete.vuorio@chordus.fi
+358 20 7959 110
+358 40 0806 869

Pekka Rantio
pekka.rantio@chordus.fi
+358 20 7959 111
+358 40 7505 425