Julia Lindgren is a sparkling soprano from Gothenburg. The passion for classical singing and opera was awakened early when she sang in the treble choir of the Gothenburg Opera. Recently in the summer 2022 she sang "Pa and Bergsblomman" in Reine Jönsson and Patrik Sörling´s newly written opera Tre knivar från Wei. Now in May 2023, Julia will make her debut at the Royal Opera in Stockholm as "Herodias page" in Richard Strauss opera Salome. In the summer 2023 she will sing "First Witch" in Macbeth by Verdi at Läckö Castle.
Julia Lindgren is currently studying in her second year at University College of Opera in Stockholm in the bachelor's program focusing on singing, which she started in 2021 and will finish her studies in 2024. She has previously studied at the Academy of Music and Opera at Mälardalen University in 2020-21 in chamber music and focusing on singing. She went to high school at Hvitfeldtska in Gothenburg on advanced education in music with a focus on classical singing 2016–2019. She has studied singing with Eva Malmgren Bergkwist, Ulrika Tenstam and Gitta-Maria Sjöberg. She was previously awarded in May 2019 the Royal Academy of Music's youth scholarship for outstanding achievements in music as well as Einar and Sigurd Nordendahl's scholarship for good achievements. She has also received educational scholarships from the Otto and Charlotte Mannheimer Foundation, the Theodor and Hanne Mannheimer Foundation, the Lindqvist Foundation, the Rabioka Foundation, August Ringnér's scholarship fund, Therese Kamph's scholarship fund and Härryda municipality's cultural scholarship. Julia Lindgren has previously appeared in Jenny Lind, "Hello Sweden!" with the Västra Götaland Youth Orchestra, GSO 2023. Pa/Bergsblomman, Tre Knivar Från Wei by Reine Jönsson and Patrik Sörling, chamber opera/opera film. She has, among other things, been a soloist at Gothenburg's 400th anniversary at Gothenburg Opera 2021, God in Disguise with Camerata Delicata in Hagakyrkan Gothenburg 2020. Echo, The Key to Dreams by Bohuslav Martinu at Gothenburg Opera 2019. Concierto Lírico Extraordinario Duo Perla, Fundación Miguel Castillejo, Cordoba, Spain 2019. Connecting Strings, Southern Youth Orchestra, Teatru Salesian, Sliema, Malta 2018. The project in twelve movements by Paula af Malmborg Ward, Gothenburg's organ festival. In Gothenburg Cathedral. Children's Crusade by B.Britten, Höstlovkören at Gothenburg Concert Hall. Jóvenes Talentos Europeos, Palacio Erisana, Lucena, Spain. Flower Girl, The Marriage of Figaro by W.A Mozart at Gothenburg Opera 2014,16,19. She has participated in Masterclasses 2022 with Roland Schubert, Maria Pia Ionata, Katja Lytting, Mario Solazzo, Paolo Andreoli, Gunnar Gudbjörnsson, Gary Jankowski, Anne Sofie von Otter and Bengt Forsberg. In 2019 with Olle Persson, Gisle Kverndokk, Kåre Bjørkøy, Mats Jansson Gitta-Maria Sjöberg, Matti Borg, Mette Borg.