Raquel González Soprano
About Raquel GonzálezSoprano Rauqel Gonzalez makes her NCO debut this season as Micaëla in Carmen. Her other engagments this season include Liù in Turandot at New Orleans Opera, Anna Sørensen in Silent Night at Washington National Opera, Tatyana in Eugene Onegin at The Atlanta Opera, Violetta in La traviata at Opera on the James, Mimì in La bohème at Opera Tampa, and Cio Cio San in Madama Butterfly at Central City Opera.
Recent engagements include appearances with Washington National Opera, Lyric Opera of Kansas City, West Virginia Symphony, Syracuse Symphoria, Queen City Opera, the Glimmerglass Festival, and the Washington Chorus at the Kennedy Center.
She is a past member of Domingo-Cafritz Young Artist at Washington National Opera, where her roles included Cio Cio San, Micaëla, Mimì, Contessa Almaviva in Le nozze di Figaro, Donna Anna in Don Giovanni, the Sandman in Hansel und Gretel.
As a Gerdine Young Artist at Opera Theatre of Saint Louis, she appeared in the world premiere of Terence Blanchard's Champion and returned to OTSL in the summer of 2014 to sing in The Magic Flute.