Swedish Mezzo Soprano Ida Ränzlöv is currently finishing her training at the International Opera School at the Royal College of Music, where she  studies with Dinah Harris as a recipient of an Independent Opera Voice Scholarship.

Ida began her training at the Malmö Academy of Music, from where she graduated with distinction in 2016 with her Bachelor of Music in Performance. She recieved several scholarships and awards, including the Aurora Lillieros Scholarship, Anna Withlock’s Memory Trust Scholarship and John Andersson I Anderslöv Foundation.

Recent roles include The Fox The Cunning Little Vixen (RCMIOS), The Daughter The Vanishing Bridegroom for (British Youth Opera), Faramondo Faramondo (London Handel Festival) and Arminda La finta giardiniera for RCMIOS. Other performed roles include Rosina in Il Barbiere di Siviglia (Smålansoperan), Flora La Traviata (Folkoperan/MAM), Kate Julien Owen Wingrave (RCM), Romeo I Capuleti e I Montecchi (RCM).

Her studies are generously supported by the Josephine Baker Trust, Vivien & Peter Beckwith Fund and Victoria Robey OBE. Ida is also this year’s winner of the Lies Askonas Competition.

Upcoming performances include the role of Kate Pinkerton Madama Butterfly for Glyndebourne Festival 2018. 

The evening’s star performance came from the Swedish mezzo Ida Ränzlöv as Faramondo, her magnetic stage presence and consistently accomplished vocalism making her completely convincing.
— Opera Magazine