From September 2008-2010, Eri Nakamura was a member of the Jette Parker Young Artist Programme at the Royal Opera House. Her roles included Musetta ('La bohème'), Voice of Heaven ('Don Carlo'), Frasquita ('Carmen'), 5th Maid ('Elektra') and Lauretta ('Gianni Schicch'i). In summer 2010, she sang Susanna in 'Le nozze di Figaro' under Sir Colin Davis for which she received excellent reviews. Eri returned to the Royal Opera House in the 2010-11 season singing Sophie in 'Werther' under Antonio Pappano.
In September 2010, Eri Nakamura joined the ensemble of the Bayerische Staatsoper. Roles in her first season included Susanna, Pamina, Zerlina, Giulietta in a new production under Yves Abel, for which she received sensational reviews, Arbate in 'Mitridate rei di Ponto', also a new production under Ivor Bolton, and Naiad in 'Ariadne auf Naxos'.
Recent concert engagements include performances with the Tokyo Philharmonic Orchestra and her debut with the London Philharmonic Orchestra singing Mahler Symphony No.4.
In the 2011-12 season Eri Nakamura’s engagements include Bruckner Te Deum at the Vatican in Rome and a tour to Japan with the Bayerische Staatsoper. Her roles in Munich include Woglinde in 'Der Ring des Nibelungen', Flowermaiden in 'Parsifal', 'L’enfant et les sortilèges' under Kent Nagano and Liù in 'Turandot'. In the future, Eri sings her first Juliette in 'Roméo et Juliette' at the Teatro Municipal de Santiago de Chile, returns to the Royal Opera House, and makes her debut at Washington National Opera and Opéra de Toulouse.