Anne-Emmanuelle Davy was born in Paris in 1980. She studied flute and vocal performance at the Conservatoire National Supérieur in Lyon. Her first engagement as a flutist took her to the Orchestre de l’Opéra National de Lyon, where she performed in Richard Strauss’ Der Rosenkavalier (conducted by Christian Badea). She has also performed with the Orchestre National de Lyon and the Orchestre National de Montpellier. She made her debut as a soprano in 2006 in Francesco Cavalli’s Ercole Amante at the Théâtre Bourg-en-Bresse (conducted by Gabriel Garrido). Together with the Carpe Diem Chamber Orchestra, she was heard as Pamina in Mozart’s Die Zauberflöte and as Nanetta in Verdi’s Falstaff, among other roles, in La Côte-Saint-André. Furthermore, she regularly performs with the music ensemble Les Arts Florissants founded by William Christie, as well as with Les Musiciens du Louvre and L’Ensemble Pygmalion. In 2009 she produced Schoenberg’s Pierrot Lunaire (director: Sarah Bahr) with her own ensemble, Alterduft. During the 2011-2012 season, Anne-Emmanuelle Davy performed the role of Papagena in Peter Brook’s Mozart adaptation Une flute enchantée.