Originally from Minneapolis, soprano Alexandra Razskazoff joins Minnesota Opera this season, singing Wellgunde in Das Rheingold, Britomarte in Diana’s Garden, Miss Alden in William Bolcom and Mark Campbell’s world premiere of Dinner at Eight, and Musetta in La bohème, while covering Juliette in Romeo and Juliet. This past summer, she was an apprentice artist at Santa Fe Opera for a second season. Credits include the First Lady in Die Zauberflöte and the Countess in Le nozze di Figaro at Juilliard Opera Theater, where she has pursued a Master of Music in vocal performance. At the Peabody Conservatory, where she received her bachelor’s degree, she sang Blanche de la Force in Poulenc’s Dialogues des Carmélites, Donna Elvira in Don Giovanni, Abigail Williams in Robert Ward’s The Crucible, and L’Écureuil in Ravel’s L’enfant et les sortilèges. In 2014, Ms. Razskazoff was awarded second place for the Mid-Atlantic Region of the Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions, has won third place in the Houston Grand Opera's Eleanor McCollum Competition, and received the Juilliard Novick Career Advancement Grant.