Mezzo-soprano Hannah Ludwig is currently in her third year at the Academy of Vocal Arts in Philadelphia, PA., where she has recently performed the role of Charlotte in Werther, Isabella in L’italiana in Algieri, Frugola in Il Tabarro, and Siebel in Faust. Upcoming engagements this season at AVA include Maddalena in Rigoletto. Last summer she performed Ursule in Berlioz’s Beatrice et Benedict and Third Lady in Mozart’s The Magic Flute at the Aspen Music Festival While at Pacific Opera Theatre she performed the role of Meg Page in The Merry Wives of Windsor, Jenny Diver in The Threepenny Opera and Ruggiero in Alcina at the Napa Music Festival. This summer she performs Sesto in Mozart’s La Clemenza di Tito at the Aspen Music Festival conducted by Maestra Jane Glover.
Miss Ludwig has achieved numerous awards and recognitions through several competitions. In the spring of 2016 she received encouragement awards from the Gulf coast Regional of the Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions and the Licia Albanese-Puccini International Vocal Competition. She is also a Grant winner of the Giulio Gari Vocal competition. She was a two-year finalist in the Tier II Category of the Inaugural James Toland Vocal Competition in Oakland, CA.
Ms. Ludwig received her Bachelor of Music Degree in Vocal Performance from the University of the Pacific under Professor Burr Phillips. She also received training from the Taos Opera Institute, Napa Music Festival, and Classical Lyric Arts in France. Hanna currently studies at AVA with Bill Schuman.Media Kit