Satsuki Nagatome

Soprano Satsuki Nagatome was born in Tokyo, Japan and began performing as a member of NHK Tokyo Broadcasting Children's chorus at the age of seven, appearing on several TV and radio programs and numerous stage performances over the next 13 years. In Singapore, Satsuki studied under Lim Shieh Yih and has performed as a member of Singapore Lyric Opera Chorus and The Philharmonic Chamber Chorus.

As a classical soloist, Satsuki has performed in a wide variety of works. Her solo recital debut was at the Raffles Hotel Jubilee Hall in 2009. She is currently studying under Khor Ai Ming.

As a flamenco singer, Satsuki has appeared in various performances including the opening of The Arts House in 2004, and the 2005 and 2006 Mosaic Music Festivals held at The Esplanade. She has also sung for world-renowned flamenco dancer and choreographer Antonio Vargas.

Satsuki established the Bel Canto children’s choirs in 2008 and undertakes the guidance of the Japanese children in Singapore. Satsuki is making her operatic debut as Mercedes in this production of Carmen.