Lydia Grindatto · soprano

AVA Third-year Resident Artist


Tijeras, New Mexico


University of New Mexico



Giargiari Bel Canto Competition First Prize Winner (2022); San Francisco District Winner, MONCA (2023); First Place in the Vocal Artistry Art Song Festival Competition (2020, 2021); First Prize and named Most Promising Singer, Rio Grande NATS Student Auditions (2021); Semifinalist in the 2017 Classical Singer Magazine Competition; Encouragement Winner in the 2021 Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions; Grant winner at the Gerda Lissner Foundation Competition; Winner in the Loren L. Zachary Society Competition.


Previous Roles

Adele, Die Fledermaus; Madame Silberklang, Die Schauspieldirektor; Violetta, La traviata; Erste Edelknabe, Lohengrin; Papagena, Die Zauberflöte

Roles at AVA