Internationally renowned soprano Monica Yunus has performed on the world’s leading stages. She is acclaimed for her sterling artistry as well as for her leading role as a social entrepreneur and advocate for arts and culture.
Known for her “commanding and alluring soprano” (Opera News) and “glorious” interpretive gifts (Daily Camera), Monica has appeared as a principal artist with The Metropolitan Opera for over a decade – the first leading artist from her native Bangladesh to do so. Her Metropolitan Opera productions include L’Elisir d’Amore, Die Zauberflöte, Manon, Don Giovanni, and The Marriage of Figaro, in which she made her debut.
Her performances have been enjoyed by millions in the Live From The Met recordings and videos in productions including La Rondine, Le Comte Ory, and The Enchanted Island.
In a career that spans over 20 years, she has performed across the globe in concert and operatic appearances in the United States, Europe, Asia and the Middle East, collaborating with stars including Jon Batiste, Andrea Bocelli, Joseph Calleja, José Carerras, Joyce DiDonato, Jamie Barton, Plácido Domingo, and Bryn Terfel.