Julia Bullock


Julia Bullock Photo credit: Christian Steiner

Soprano Julia Bullock, equally at home with concert repertoire and opera, has been hailed for her versatile talent. This season she debuts with the Sydney Symphony Orchestra, Los Angeles Philharmonic, and Baltimore Symphony, and appears as Anne Trulove in The Rake's Progress at Aix en Provence and Kitty Oppenheimer in the BBC Symphony’s production and recording of John Adams' Dr. Atomic. She has appeared with orchestras including the London Symphony Orchestra, New York Philharmonic, New World Symphony, Orchestra of St. Luke’s, and the San Francisco Symphony. She performed the title role in Henry Purcell’s The Indian Queen at the Perm Opera House, the Bolshoi, Teatro Real, and the English National Opera, and she sang the lead role in the Berlin Philharmonic’s Orchestra Academy performance of Kaija Saariaho’s La passion de Simone, directed by Peter Sellars, which she reprised at the Ojai Festival. Other opera roles include Pamina in Peter Brook’s A Magic Flute, Susanna in Le Nozze di Figaro, and the title roles in Massenet's Cendrillon, Janácek's The Cunning Little Vixen, and Ravel's L’Enfant et les Sortilèges. As first prize winner of the 2012 Young Concert Artists Auditions, she has been presented in recitals across North America. She is also a winner of the 2014 Naumburg International Vocal Competition, and recipient of a 2016 Sphinx Foundation Medal of Excellence, and Lincoln Center’s 2015 Martin E. Segal Award. She holds degrees from the Eastman School of Music, Bard Graduate Vocal Arts Program, and The Juilliard School.