Young Norwegian soprano Sigrid Bøe grew up in Bøfjorden as a daughter of an organist and joined her father’s choir when she was nine. Singing was a significant part of her youth, but she studied musicology for one year before enrolling for a Bachelor study in classical singing. After four years studies with Elisabeth Meyer-Topsøe and Kåre Bjørkøy in Trondheim, she entered the Opera College of Stockholm in 2014 and is completing her Master study in 2018 in the class of Anita Soldh.
Sigrid Bøe made her debut at the Royal Swedish Opera in 2016 as Erste Dame in Die Zauberflöte and was invited to sing the role again in 2017/2018. In the productions of the Opera College of Stockholm she has sung the roles of Mimì in La Bohème, Violetta in La Traviata, Nedda in I Pagliacci and Clorinda in La Cenerentola. She portrayed the role of Fingallo at the Vadstena Opera Academy’s production of P.Morandi’s Comala (Swedish premiere) in 2016. She has performed as a soloist with Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra and Trondheim Symphony Orchestra. With Kristiansund Opera she will be debuting as Micaela in Carmen in 2018.
Sigrid Bøe has received 2nd prize at the Havets röst competition 2017 in Marienhamn, Shell’s Musical Theatre Award 2014, scholarships from Anders Sveaas’ Foundation, Royal Swedish Academy of Music, Anders Wall Foundation a.o.