Helen Fousteris won Colorado Singers Competition and became a regional finalist of the Metropolitan Opera National Auditions. She sang Micaela in Carmen (Aspen Music Festival ), the Countess in Le Nozze di Figaro (Western Opera Theater at San Francisco Opera Center ), Fiordiligi in Cosi Fan Tutte (Israeli Vocal Institute Tel-Aviv), and Donna Anna in Don Giovanni, (Jerome Hines Foundation, New Jersey).
Helen Fousteris graduated from the Tchaikovsky Conservatory of Music in Moscow, as a soprano, and toured in Russia, Hungary, and Germany where she appeared as a soloist in Major Bach’s works with the International Bach Academy in Stuttgart. She studied at the University of Colorado and the Mannes College of New York. She received fellowships from the Jerome Hines Foundation in New Jersey, and the International Institute of Vocal Arts in Chiari, Italy where she was heard in opera recitals as Magda (La Rondine), Gilda (Rigoletto), and Violetta (La Traviata).
At the New York Dicapo Opera, she sang Yvette in La Rondine, and The Queen of the Night, in The Magic Flute. She appeared at the Royalty Theatre in Clearwater Florida, and she performed a classical music concert, at the Athens Concert Hall (Megaron) Athaens Greece, with the world renowned base from the Metropolitan Opera Dimitri Kavrakos and the Greek National Symphony Orchestra. She performed “Manon” by Massenet, at Rutgers Presbyterian Church of New York, and she also appeared at Carnegie Hall with pianist Marsall Williamson.
Performer in Shakespeare @ the Opera