Julia Benzinger

mezzo soprano - contralto

Seattle-based mezzo soprano Julia Benzinger has been a leading soloist in opera houses around the globe and is known as a dynamic interpreter of a wide range of dramatic and vocal styles. Performances for 2018 include performances with Pacific Symphony, Music of Remembrance, Seattle Art Song Society, and Vashon Opera.

"Julia Benzinger's wonderfully spiteful and imaginatively phrased Sorceress stole the show whenever she took the spotlight."
                           -Opera Now
                           SORCERESS, Dido and Aeneas, Pacific MusicWorks
"La primera Norna a cargo de Julia Benzinger mostró carismática presencia y un timbre de contralto fresco, evocando la mas noble madera."
                        -Miami Clasica
                        ERSTE NORN, Götterdämmerung, Miami Music Festival
"Julia Benzinger’s warmth of timbre, silvery top register, and declamation were riveting."
                        -South Florida Classical Review
                        ERSTE NORN, Götterdämmerung, Miami Music Festival
"Mezzo Julia Benzinger was a thoroughly menacing sorceress"
                        -The SunBreak
                        SORCERESS, Dido and Aeneas, Pacific MusicWorks

©2017 by JULIA BENZINGER