Mezzo-soprano Mabel Ledo, who’s been praised by The New York Times as “a warm, expressive mezzo-soprano,” and has gained recognition for her warm, sultry voice, was most recently heard with Vero Beach Opera as Suzuki in Madama Butterfly.
In recent years, the mezzo has appeared with Florida Grand Opera as the Babylonian princess, Fenena in Nabucco, and has been heard as the volatile gypsy, Carmen with Piedmont Opera. In addition, she made an appearance with Florentine Opera as Estella, in the World Premiere of Rio de Sangre by acclaimed composer Don Davis.
Internationally, Ms. Ledo has graced the stage of Fundazione Teatro Carlo Felice as Maddalena in Rigoletto, Opera Oviedo as Ulrica in Un Ballo in Maschera, and Festival de Opera de Las Palmas de Gran Canaria as Giulietta in The Tales of Hoffmann.
On the concert stage, the mezzo has been heard at Lincoln Center’s Avery Fisher Hall in Leoni’s L’Oracolo, and at Carnegie’s Weill Hall. She has also appeared as a concert soloist with Miami Pops Orchestra, Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra, with Miami Symphony Orchestra in El Amor Brujo, with Orchestra Firenze in Beethoven’s 9th Symphony, and from 2015 to 2019, Ms. Ledo has been am invited guest in the Miami International Piano Festival Discovery Series.