Dutch Soprano Charlotte Janssen started her vocal studies at the conservatory in Tilburg (Holland) with Xenia Meijer. She obtained her masters degree at Dutch National Opera Academy (Amsterdam) where she graduated cum laude. In masterclasses and lessons she studied with a.o. Ira Siff, Peter Nilsson, Brian Masuda, Rudolf Jansen, Dennis O'Neill, Patricia MacMahon, Nelly Miricioiu en Dame Kiri Te Kanawa.

In 2013 she was part of the IVC Wagner Academy in 's-Hertogenbosch (Holland) where she worked with Nadine Secunde and Wolfgang Brendel. In 2015 she won the prestigious Wagnerstipendium of the Dutch Wagner society that took her to the Bayreuther Festspiele.

Her concert appearences include Petitie Messe Solennelle by Rossini, Requiem by Verdi and Stabat Mater by Dvorak in Holland and France. In The Concertgebouw (Amsterdam) she performed the 4th symphony by Mahler and Orchesterlieder by Schönberg with conductor Libia Hernandez. In 2015 and 2016 she performed several Schubert Lieder with pianists Arthur and Lucas Jussen.

Her operatic repertoire includes Female chorus in The rape of Lucretia by Britten (Timothy Nelson), Marcellina in Nozze di Figaro (Richard Egarr, Floris Visser and Alexander Oliver), Fiordiligi in Cosi fan tutte (with Residentieorchestra, Antony Hermus and Lotte de Beer) en Silvia Lombardi in Die stumme Serenade by Korngold (Etienne Siebens and Marc Krone). She also performed scenes of 1st Lady in Die Zauberflöte and Anna Bolena (The Netherlands Philharmonic orchstra). 

As a soloist and freelance member of the Dutch radiochoir Charlotte has worked with notable conductors, including Ed Spanjaard, Markus Stenz, Mariss Jansons and Vladimir Jurowski.

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