Gran Prix in the Rising Stars competition 2018 in Latvia.

Elisabeta will appear as Cherubino in ‘Le Nozze Di Figaro’ with the Mediterranean Opera Studio and Festival in Summer 2018.

Boston native, Mezzo Elisabeta Racolta performs with local theaters and music venues, and travels with concerts internationally.

Elisabeta is a winner of many international voice competitions, including 2018 Grand Prix of Rising Stars European competition in Latvia. An avid recitalist, Lisa sung with the Concert Festival international tours in Portugal, France and Russia, and most recently as a guest artist in Lincoln Center in New York.  She was a 2017 winner of Women in Opera The Friedrich and Virginia Schorr Memorial Award. In 2017, she was also a recipient of a merit scholarship from the FAVA William Lewis Mozart Academy, appearing as Dritte Dame & Dritter Knabe in Die Zauberflote  in Salzburg, Austria. In the New England Conservatory 2016 Summer Opera Program she appeared in the concert versions of ‘Carmen’, ‘L’Egisto’ and  ‘West Side Story’.  She performed in Carnegie Hall five times winning early acclaim at International Music, Vocal and Concerto competitions in 2014-2016. Elisabeta will be making her big operatic appearance as Cherubino in ‘Le Nozze Di Figaro’ with Mediterranean Opera Studio and Festival in summer 2018.

A long-time student of a renown opera soloist Mikhail Svetlov, she takes master classes and coaches with international opera masters. Her broad spectrum of a classical repertoire in six languages includes over 30 opera arias and art songs spanning the 16th through 21st centuries.  Elisabeta is deeply invested in studying music. She is enrolling into Boston Conservatory at Berklee in 2018.

EVENTS
April 15, 2018Solo RecitalNew York
March 7, 2018Rising Stars Competition & Young Performers ConcertRiga, Latvia
January 13, 2018Concert.Boston, MA
November 18, 2017Recital. Lincoln CenterNYC, NY
August 5-8, 2017FAVA William Lewis Mozart Academy Die Zauberflote (Dritte Dame, Dritter Knabe)Salzburg, Austria
July 28, 2017German Lieder Recital Salzburg, Austria
July 15, 2017 International Tour Concert Paris, France
July 4, 2017 International Tour ConcertSt.Petersburg, Russia
June 28, 2017International Tour ConcertMoscow, Russia
April 4-15, 2017 North Cambridge Opera ’Springtime for Haman’ (Queen Esther)Boston, MA
March 11, 2017’Insane Geniuses’ Night Mysteries ConcertRiga, Latvia
2016
November 2016125 Years Carnegie Celebration Concert Carnegie Hall, NYC
July 2016Concert Festival International Gala Concert Lisbon, Portugal
June 2016New England Conservatory Summer Opera Program recital: scenes from ’Carmen’, ’L’Egisto’, ’West Side Story’ as Mercedes, Venere, RosaliaNEC, Boston, MA
May 2016 Concert Festival Competition Winners RecitalCarnegie Hall, NYC
2014-2015
International Vocal Competition Winners RecitalCarnegie Hall, NYC
International Concerto Competition Winners RecitalCarnegie Hall, NYC
American Protégé Music Competition Winners RecitalCarnegie Hall, NYC