Tesia Kwarteng is a Ghanaian-American multi-faceted artist equally at home on the operatic stage, on screen and in the studio. She recently made her principal debut at The Metropolitan Opera as a Pit Singer in Brett Dean’s Hamlet. She also recently performed at the Opera America Conference presenting excerpts from Letters That You Will Not Get by Kirsten Volness in collaboration with American Opera Projects. Tesia also made  Off Broadway debut at Lincoln Center Theater in Ricky Ian Gordon and Lynn Nottage's new opera Intimate Apparel where she was seen as Mayme and in the ensemble. 



Tesia will be singing the role of Maman in a workshop of HYMNE DE MAGDALENE by Tamar-kali Brown at Opera America. She will also be singing the role of Woman 5 in Letters That You Will Not Get by Kirsten Volness with American Opera Projects.

“Tesia Kwarteng has shown her versatility over the course of this season with four completely different characters. Her voice is always solid.”

 -Sherri Strichman, Broome Arts


Feinstein's/54 Below, So In Love from Kiss Me Kate
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Song For A Dark Girl by Ricky Ian GordonTesia Kwarteng
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Deep River arr. by Moses HoganTesia Kwarteng
00:00 / 03:50
Little Things by India.ArieTesia Kwarteng
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