Welsh Soprano Mari Wyn Williams is a Graduate of The Wales International Academy of Voice where she studied with the International Tenor Dennis O’Neill.
In September 2013 Mari won third place at the Montserrat Caballe Competition in Zaragoza. Other competitions successes include finalist at the London Wagner competition and finalist at the Elizabeth Connell competition in Sydney.
Mari recently performed the roles of: Woglinde from Das Rheingold for Longborough Festival Opera, Fiordiligi from Cosi Fan Tutte for Swansea City Opera, The title role in Tosca for Opera project at the Tobacco Factory in Bristol, Helmwige from Die Walküre for Grange Park Opera, Woglinde from Götterdämmerung for The Mastersingers, and a Flower Maiden from Parsifal for Saffron Opera Group.
For ENO Mari has covered the roles of Mary Kelly from Iain Bell’s new opera Jack The Ripper: The Women of Whitechapel and Cio Cio San from Madam Butterfly.
Upcoming engagements include; Musetta from La Boheme by Puccini for Mid Wales Opera and Woglinde in Longborough Festival Opera’s Götterdämmerung and Der Ring des Nibelungen and Ortlinde from ENO’s New Production of The Valkyrie Directed by Richard Jones and Conducted by Martyn Brabbins in a Co-production with the Metropolitan Opera, New York.
Mari is also the recipient of The Mastersingers’ Carole Rees Scholarship 2018.