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Susanne Mentzer

Susanne Mentzer has become one of today's foremost mezzo-sopranos. She is widely admired as a specialist in trouser roles, most notably for her portrayals of Cherubino (Le Nozze di Figaro) and Der Komponist (Ariadne auf Naxos) and also specializes in the music of Mozart, Strauss, and the bel canto repertoire.  Ms. Mentzer enjoys a significant concert and recital career, with a particular interest in chamber music, and is known as an interpreter of the vocal works of Mahler and a proponent of women's music.  Ms.