Sophie Joyce Paterson is known for her ability to discover and nurture extraordinary talent
Sophie is the Director of the Lindemann Young Artist Development Program, the Metropolitan Opera’s elite program for leading young singers on the cusp of international opera careers.
She is also a jury member for the prestigious Neue Stimmen International Singing Competition.
Known for her ability to discover and nurture extraordinary talent, Sophie worked for ten years at English National Opera (ENO), where she was Head of Casting and Director of the ENO Harewood Artist Program.
Sophie is also a respected opera consultant, having worked with various artists and arts organisations, both in the UK and abroad.
Sophie began her career at IMG Artists, working with some of the highest profile singers in the world today.