Repertoire

Operas

  • Ottavia, L’incorronazione di Poppea, Monteverdi
  • Penelope, Il ritorno d’Ulisse in patria, Monteverdi *
  • Phèdre, Hyppolite and Aricie, Rameau
  • Médée, Médée, Charpentier
  • Dido, Dido and Aeneas, Purcell
  • Rinaldo, Rinaldo, Handel
  • Medoro, Orlando, Handel
  • Sextus, Giulio Ceseare, Handel
  • Ariodante, Ariodante, Handel
  • Ruggiero, Alcina, Handel
  • Orfeo, Orfeo ed Euridice, Gluck (It and Fr versions) *
  • Cherubino, Le Nozze di Figaro, Mozart *
  • Dorabella, Cosi fan tutte, Mozart
  • Sextus, Anius, La Clemenza di Tito, Mozart
  • Idamante, Idomeneo, Mozart
  • Isabella, L’Italiana in Algeria, Rossini
  • Tancredi, Tancredi, Rossini
  • Giovanna Semour, Anna Bolena, Donizetti
  • Sarah, Roberto Devereux, Donizetti
  • Romeo, I capuletti e i Montecchi, Bellini
  • Ulrica, Il ballo in Maschera, Verdi *
  • Eboli, Don Carlos, Verdi
  • Azucena, Il Trovatore, Verdi
  • Fenena, Nabucco, Verdi
  • Santuzza, Cavagliera Rusticana, Mascagni
  • Le Prince, Cendrillon, Massenet
  • Charlotte, Werther, Massenet
  • Dalila, Samson et Dalila by Saint-Saëns
  • Dido & Cassandre, Les Troyens, Berlioz
  • Marguerite, La Damnation de Faust, Berlioz
  • Carmen, Carmen, Bizet *
  • Frédégonde, Frédégonde, Saint-Saëns *
  • Jacqueline, Le médecin malgré lui, Gounod *
  • Geneviève, Pélleas et Mélisande, Debussy
  • Pauline, The Queen of Spades, Tchaikovsky
  • Madam flora, The medium, Menotti
  • Erika, Vanessa, Barber
  • Orlofsky, Die fledermaus, Strauss
  • Octavian, Der Rosenkavalier, Strauss
  • Erda, Das Rheingold, Wagner
  • Venus, Tannhaüser, Wagner
  • Lilian, Happy End, Weill *
  • Niklausse, Les contes d’Hoffman, Offenbach
  • La Périchole, La Périchole, Offenbach *
  • The Grand Duchess of Gerolstein, Offenbach*
  • Hélène, La Belle Hélène, Offenbach
  • Candelas, El amor Brujo, Falla *
  • Galathée, Shepherdess, Pastorale, Pesson *
  • Nancy Tang, Nixon in China, Adams *

* On-stage singing roles

Oratorios

  • Cantate Gelosia, Rossi*
  • Cantata BWV 125, Bach *
  • Christmas Oratorio, Bach
  • Mass in B, Bach
  • St. Matthew Passion, Bach
  • Petite messe solennelle, Rossini *
  • Vagaus, Juditha Triumphans, Vivaldi
  • Dejanira in Hercules, Handel
  • Stabat mater, Haydn
  • Stabat mater, Dvorak
  • Cantata Alexander Nevsky, Prokofiev

Lieder

  • Brahms Rhapsody for alto*
  • Mahler’s Rückert Lieder* 
  • Mahler’s Kindertotenlieder
  • Various lieder by Schubert, Wolf, Brahms, Robert and Clara Schumann, Felix and Fanny Mendelssohn, Strauss, Wagner*

Melodies

  • Bordes’s madrigaux amers *
  • Two Hebrew melodies by Ravel *
  • Debussy’s Trois chansons de Bilitis* 
  • Various melodies by Chausson, Poulenc, Chabrier, Duparc, Faure, Massenet, Bizet *
  • Mussorgsky’s Songs and Dances of Death
  • Tchaikosky* melodies
  • Seven gypsy melodies by Dvorak
  • Berio’s Folksongs *
  • Chausson’s Chanson Perpétuelle* 

*works sung on stage

Agenda

Sophie Leleu will be back on stage soon.

22/03/2024

Concert / ARS NOVA Ensemble

Premiere of my new piece "Sur l'étoffe de mon âme" for contralto voice, string quartet and piano, followed by Chausson's Chanson Perpétuelle / Festival Electrosession

29/02/2024

Carmen Flamenco / Scène en Grand Pic Saint-Loup

role of Carmen / La Scène en Grand Pic Saint-Loup / Saint-Gély du Fesc

Cies Influenscènes and Flamenco Vivo

08/02/2024

Music for 18 / Lieu Unique

Concerts on February 8 and 9, 2024 with the Links ensemble at Le Lieu Unique, Nantes