Eriksmoen, Mari

In October 2010, only four months after finishing her studies, Mari Eriksmoen had her international breakthrough when she sang Zerbinetta in Ariadne auf Naxos at Theater an der Wien.  She studied at the Norwegian Academy of Music, at the Conservatoire National Superieur in Paris and at the Royal Danish Academy of Opera in Copenhagen, graduating in the summer of 2010. She was a finalist at the Queen Sonja International Competition in 2007 and in July 2008 she was a finalist in the Hans Gabor Belvedere Operetta Competition in Vienna.