Jimena Montserrat L. soprano vocalist and pianist, was born in Mexico City and started her musical studies in 2010. Her repertoire includes the roles of Asia in the zarzuela Agua, azucarillos y aguardiente, Adina in L’elisir d’amore, Zerlina in Don Giovanni, which she performed in San Miguel de Allende opera in 2018, and Gianetta in L’elisir d’amore which she performed in San Miguel de Allende in 2020. She has sung as a soloist next to baroque orchestra “La Galatea” and was an active member of Festival Internacional de Ópera Artescénica in 2018. That same year she won the prize for “Best opera performance” in the 23th edition of Escuela Superior de Música’s contest “Maritza Alemán”. She has been a semifinalist of México’s national competition “Carlo Morelli” and the “Linus Lerner’s International Vocal Competition” in San Luis Potosí. For two years she was a scholarship recipient and member of the Scenic Vocal Ensemble (Ensamble Escénico Vocal) of the National System for the Musical Support in Mexico (SNFM).
Jimena holds a Bachelor of Music in Voice from Escuela Superior de Música and a Bachelor of Arts in Spanish from UNAM in México, and she is currently pursuing her Master of Music in Voice at Rice University.