Nofar Yacobi

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    Toronto, Canada

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    Nofar Yacobi was born in Israel. She is a member of the Rebanks program at the Royal Conservatory of Toronto. She performed with the Richmond Symphony Orchestra, the Jerusalem Symphony Orchestra, the Haifa Symphony Orchestra, The Israel Netanya Kibbutz Orchestra, the Ra’anana Symphonette Orchestra, the Ferrara Conservatory Orchestra, and the Revolution Orchestra.

    She recorded for Disney Pictures the Hebrew version of Beauty and the Beast live action movie.

    Her operatic repertoire includes Queen of the Night and Papagena in Die Zauberflöte (Mozart),Despina in Così fan tutte (Mozart), Zerbinetta in Ariadne auf Naxos (R. Strauss), Oscar in Un ballo in maschera (Verdi), Zerlina in Don Giovanni (Mozart), The Sand and the Dew fairies in Hänsel und Gretel (Humperdinck), Clorinda in La Cenerentola (Rossini), Suor Genovieffa and Suor Osmina in Suor Angelica (Puccini), Soeur Constance in Dialogues of the Carmelites (Poulenc), Madame Herz in Der Schauspieldirektor (Mozart)  and more. She performed in many concerts in a wide operatic and concert repertoire including the soprano solos in the Stravinsky Les Noces, Dvorak Te Deum, Berg Seven Early Songs, Villa-Lobos Bachianas Brasileiras, Mozart Exsultate, jubilate and more.

    Nofar Yacobi graduated from the Buchman-Mehta School of Music at the Tel Aviv University and is an alumni of the Calgary Opera Emerging Artist Program. She received the AICF, the Buchman-Mehta School of Music and the Eli Leon scholarships, as well as the Sir Jack Lyons Charitable Trust and the Azrieli Foundation sponsorships.


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    ‘Glitter and Be Gay’ (excerpt)

    מתוך קונצרט הסיום הנפלא של עונתנו ה-80, לציון מאה שנים להולדתו של ליאונרד ברנשטיין - נופר יעקובי הנהדרת בביצוע ל'נצוץ והיה עליז' מאת ברנשטיין, יחד עם התזמורת הסימפונית ירושלים, פרדריק שאזלן, מנהל מוזיקלי - ובניצוחו של מאסטרו שאזלן.תודה לדסי חיה שטרן ששלחה לנו את הוידאו :)From the final concert of our 80th season, commemorating Leonard Bernstein’s centennial - the wonderful Nofar Yacobi sings Bernstein's ‘Glitter and Be Gay’, with the Jerusalem Symphony Orcheastra, Frédéric Chaslin, Music Director, under the baton of Maestro Chaslin!Thank you Dassi Haya Stern for the video! 🙂

    Posted by Jerusalem Symphony Orchestra on Sunday, July 8, 2018

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    Soprano Nofar Yacobi performed with the Jerusalem Symphony Orchestra in the 80th Season Finale Concert: Leonard Bernstein – ‘Glitter and be Gay’ from ‘Candide’ (Frédéric Chaslin). Yacobi was also accepted to The Rebanks Family Fellowship and Internatio…

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    Soprano Nofar Yacobi sings as Madame de Garderobe in the Hebrew version of Disney Pictures’ the Beauty and the Beast live movie (2017).