Soprano Fei Xia is originally from China. She holds her Master of Music degree in vocal performance from the University of Miami and Artist Diploma from Montclair State University. She is currently pursuing her Doctoral of Musical Arts degree in vocal performance at West Virginia University where she is studying with Dr. Hope Koehler. She recently won the First Prize in the 2021 “The Song” International Vocal Competition, and the Third Prize in the 2021 North International Music Competition. She also has won many national and international vocal competitions, including V ODIN International Music Competition(2020 Honorable Mention); Metropolitan National Opera Council Audition Florida District (2019 Finalist); Classical Singer National Vocal Competition(2017 and 2018 Finalist); Music International Grand Prix Vocal Competition(2021Semi-finalist); New York Lyra International Vocal Competition(2018 Semi-finalist); and New York Lyric Opera Theater National Vocal Competition(2017 Semi-finalist). She was selected as the finalist of the New York MIA Opera Management and the Spain Operars Management companies Roster Audition in 2020.
Ms.Fei has been selected to be engaged with several professional opera companies, including Vienna Opera Festival, NYLOP, Angels Vocal Arts Opera Company, Manhattan Opera Studio, Miami Classical Music Festival, Berlin Opera Academy, Connecticut Lyric Opera House Young Artist Opera Program, Taconic Opera Company Young Artist Program, and etc. In 2017, Fei made her Carnegie Hall debut as the role of Juliette in Roméo et Juliette with New York Lyric Opera. In 2018, she was invited to perform again at Carnegie Hall, singing the role of Giulietta in Les contes d’Hoffmann. She then performed the roles of Prima Cercatrice and Una Novizia in Suor Angelica with Montclair State University Opera in 2020. Besides the opera area, she also sang many oratorios from Bach, Handel, and Haydn. As an active recitalist, she gave her several solo recitals in China and the US.
As a voice teacher, she previously served as a voice teacher at Musipire Music Company from 2017-2018. She has taught students from early ages to adults. She built up her own private teaching studio in New York City in 2017.