HERMINE HUGUENEL is a French eclectic mezzo-soprano who performs on French, Italian and Swiss theatres a wide repertoire extending from major Italian, French and Russian operas to contemporary operas, including operetta and sacred music.
In particular, at the Dijon Opera House, she embodies Siébel (Faust) and Hermia (Les caprices de Marianne by Sauget), at the Massy Opera House, she plays Rosina (The Barber of Seville) and Alisa (Lucia di Lammermoor), at the Bayonne bullring, Carmen (Carmen), at the Festival Pucciniano Foundation (Torre del Lago, Italy), Zita (Gianni Schicchi), the Princess (Suor Angelica) and Suzuki (Madame Butterfly), at the Friburg and Lausanne Opera House, Mme Larina (Eugene Onegin) and Queen Popotte (Le voyage dans la Lune). She performs Verdi's Requiem with the Symphonic Choir of Paris.
Her recital programs combine French melody, Russian romance, lied and Spanish song with great roles such as Azucena (Il Trovatore), Charlotte (Werther), Dalila (Samson and Dalila).
The press praises her clear and stable singing, her spotless vocalises, her beautiful timbre, her temperament and her vocal and theatrical investment.
In 2018-19, she sings Flora (La Traviata), Marcellina (The Marriage of Figaro) at the Saint-Céré Festival and the Clermont-Ferrand Lyric Hall. And Périchole (La Périchole) on tour.