Hagar Sharvit is an Israeli Mezzo-Soprano, Born in Tel-Aviv. After finishing her studies in the Buchmann-Mehta school of music, she moved to Europe and has been constantly singing there since 2011. Hagar is the recipient of the 1st prize and audience prize in the Das Lied international song competition. She was an ensemble member of the Oldenburgisches Staatstheater for four seasons before launching her freelance career out of Berlin.
In 20/21 she will perform in concerts with the Stuttgarter Philharmoniker and Maestro Dan Ettinger in a piece by Paul Ben-Haim “Myrtle blossoms from Eden; in the Pierre Boulez Saal’s Schubert week, with pianist Hartmut Höll; in a Liederabend with Nikola Hillebrand and Manuel Walser in the Heidelberger Frühling festival with pianist Alexander Fleischer; in Im Zentrum Lied festival in Colougne with pianist Eric Schneider and baritone Konstantin krimmel; in the Bridging arts festival in Nüremberg: broadcasted to the Bayerische Rundfunk. With pianist Daniel Gerzenberg in The Hidalgo festival in Munich, in the Tonali hall in Hamburg, in the Theatre de la ville in Paris; in the Kasseler Musiktage festival; Brahms’ Liebeslieder Walzer in the Weserfestspiele. She will perform with the Israeli opera as the third lady in the Magic flute and in her sixth role in a Handel opera as Polinesso in Ariodante.
Her operatic roles include, Angelina in Rossini’s La cenerentola, Hansel in Humperdinck’s Hansel und Gretel, Cherubino in Mozart’s Le nozze di Figaro, Zerlina in Don Giovanni, Nerone in Handel’s Agrippina, Amastre in Xerxes, Zenobia in Radamisto and Dejaneira in Hercules, Hermia in Britten Midsummer night’s dream,Pinocchio in Jonathan Dove’s The adventures of Pinocchio, Emira in Hasse’s Siroe, Suzuki in Puccini’s Madama Butterfly and Ottavia in Monteverdi’s L’incoronazione di Poppea.
She sang in prominent venues such as the Lucerne Festival, Salzburg festival, Heidelberger Frühling, Aix-en-Provence festival, Bregenz festival, Gasteig München, Wiener Musikverein, Konzerthaus Berlin, Komische Oper, Oper Bonn, Deutsche Oper am Rhein, Valencia opera house, the kennedy center in Washington DC, the Ravinia festival in Chicago, the Israeli opera, opera Lyon, opera Metz, the Victoria hall in Geneva and more.
Hagar won prizes in several international Lied competitions such as, the Brahms competition, the Hugo Wolf competition, the Schubert competition, the Lyon chamber music competition, the Schumann competition and the Gianni Bergamo award in Lugano.
Hagar was a part of many prestigious young artist programs, in the YSP in the Salzburg festival, in a residency in Aix-en-Provence, she was a member of the opera studios in Valencia and in the Deutsche Oper am Rhein, in the Ravinia festival- Steans Institute and others.