Sara Gouzy studied with Janet Williams and Michail Lanskoi at the Musikhochschule Hanns Eisler in Berlin, where she completed a Master’s degree in 2017, and with Susan McCulloch at the Guildhall School of Music, London.
In 2018 she won second prize and the Song prize at the Antonio Bertolini singing competition in Milan and was a finalist in the competition Tito dal Monte in Treviso.
In 2019 she is prizewinner of the Singing Competition Kammeroper Schloss Rheinsberg. She will perform the leading female role in their next opera production this summer as Orazia in Gli Orazi e i Curiazi (D.Cimarosa).
Additional prizes and awards:
First prize - Talent D’Or from the Rotary foundation of France (2011).
Third prize - international singing competition Giulio Perotti, Germany, with a special award for the interpretation of a French song(2012).
First prize - international singing competition ‘Three Centuries of Classical Romance´ in St Petersburg, Russia (2014).
In 2010, she sang her first role, Clotilde (Pollicino, H.W Henze), at the Weimar Opera House and in 2014 sang Sandrina ( La Finta Giardiniera, Mozart) and Rotkäppchen (Das neue Rotkäppchen, Su-un Lee) in Deutsche Oper Berlin.
Since then she has performed the roles of Flaminia in Il mondo della Luna (Haydn) at Kammeroper Munich, Amore in Orfeo ed Euridice at Opera de Dijon, Annina in La Traviata and Despina in Cosi Fan Tutte at Sunny Bank Mill Leeds, Barbarina in Le Nozze di Figaro and Soeur Constance in Le Dialogue des Carmélites at Grand Opéra d´Avignon.
The soprano Sara Gouzy is very active as a concert singer. She has been invited to prestigious festivals and venues such as Cully Classique ( Switzerland), Three centuries of classic romances St Petersburg (Russia), the Kissinger Sommer (Germany), the Barbican Center, the Konzerthaus Berlin and the Moscow International Performing Arts Center.
Her predilection for music of the 17th and 18th century led up to work with Christophe Rousset, Luke Green ,Sandrine Piau and Andreas Scholl. She sang Bach Cantates with the Alte Akademie Orchester Vorpommern (Germany) and the Stabat Mater of Pergolesi with Impulsia Ensemble in Berlin and has also performed the Oratorio de Noel of Saint-Saens with the Monte-Carlo Philharmonic Orchestra.
Among further engagements Yniold in Pelleas et Melisandre at Opéra de Dijon, Jano in Jenufa and Yniold at Théâtre du Capitole Toulouse.