Erika Gundesen

Award: Postgraduate Award

Year: 2017

Genre: Classical

Instrument/voice type: Repetiteur

Location: National Opera Studio


Erika Gundesen is a distinguished graduate of the University of British Columbia in Canada as well as the Guildhall School of Music & Drama in London, where she has completed a Masters in Performance as well as an Artist Diploma as a répétiteur. She is currently on fellowship at the Guildhall, training as a conductor and vocal coach, joins the National Opera Studio in September 2017, supported by Help Musicians UK. Recent opera and theatrical credits include West Side Story (Vivo d'Arte), My Fair Lady (Geoids Musical Theatre), The Tale of Januarie (GSMD Opera), Così fan tutte (Opera Loki), RENT (Vivo d'Arte), Door (GSMD Opera), Urinetown (St. Monica's Players), Ariane (GSMD Opera), Side by Side by Sondheim (GSMD), Sweeney Todd (Vivo d'Arte), The Rape of Lucretia (GSMD Opera), Parade (London Theatre Workshop, Vivo d'Arte), and Songs for a New World (Jazzhands Optional.)