Hae Ji Chang
New England Finalist 2011

Described as “an exciting young artist on the rise” (Opera Boston) with a voice “full of silvery color and nuance” (Boston Globe), Korean-born soprano Hae Ji Chang is rapidly establishing herself as one of the most promising emerging artists of today.


In the upcoming 2011-2012 season, Ms. Chang will sing Pamina in Mozart’s The Magic Flute with Saint Louis Symphony – under the baton of Ward Stare.


Over the past season, Ms. Chang covered the role of Giannetta in Donizetti’s L’Elisir d’Amore with New York City Opera, and as a Gerdine Young Artist, she also covered the role of Mélisande in Debussy’s Pelléas et Mélisande with Opera Theatre of Saint Louis. And, in concert, she was recently the soprano soloist in Fauré’s Requiem with Colorado Music Festival Chamber Orchestra conducted by Michael Christie. And, Ms. Chang made her debut with Baltimore Symphony Orchestra – under the baton of Marin Alsop – in the role of St. Marguerite in Honegger’s oratorio, Jeanne d’Arc au bûcher, which also marked her debut at Carnegie Hall.


Ms. Chang is currently an Artist Diploma candidate under the tutelage of Lorraine Nubar at New England Conservatory, where has performed Pamina in Mozart’s The Magic Flute.  She has also performed Lauretta in Puccini’s Gianni Schicchi and Lydie in Fauré’s Pénélope, both at Manhattan School of Music, where she received a Master of Music degree.  In addition, she has performed Donna Anna in Mozart’s Don Giovanni at Seoul National University in South Korea, where she has received both Bachelor of Music and Master of Music degrees.


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