Ida Ränzlöv

Mezzo Soprano

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 received her Bachelor of Music in Performance and graduated with distinction in 2016. She was bestowed several scholarships and awards, among them were Aurora Lillieros Scholarship, Anna Withlock’s Memory Trust and John Andersson I Anderslöv Foundation.

Recent Roles include The Daughter The Vanishing Bridegroom for (British Youth Opera), Faramondo Faramondo (Lodnon 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 were generously supported by Aurora Lillieros Scholarship, Anna Withlock’s Memory Trust, John Andersson in Anderslöv Foundation, 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 includes the role of Fox Cunning Little Vixen at the Royal College of Music, Eduige Rodelinda at Cambridge Handel Opera Company and Messiah with the Ulster Orchestra etc. 

©Edmond Terakopian

©Edmond Terakopian

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, June 2017