Apollónia Egyed


Apollónia Egyed
Photographer: István Biró
Opera Singer
Apollónia Egyed was born in 1985 and studied voice at the High School of Arts in her native city of Marosvásárhely (Târgu Mureș) before attending the Gheorghe Dima Academy of Music in Kolozsvár (Cluj-Napoca), where she earned both a bachelor's and a master's degree in voice under the tutelage of Elena Andries Moldovan. She has participated in master classes held by Ionel Pantea, Horiana Branisteanu, Constantin Nica and Mariana Nicolesco. In 2011, she received an arts scholarship from the Communitas Foundation. She is a member of the Hungarian Opera of Cluj-Napoca, where she has sung the roles of Mimì (La bohème), Nedda (Pagliacci), the title role of Suor Angelica, Micaëla (Carmen), Amalia (I masnadieri), the Second Lady (Die Zauberflöte), Donna Elvira (Don Giovanni), Gianetta (L'elisir d'amore), the Girl (The Spinning Room), Irene (Byzantium) and the Countess (Le nozze di Figaro).