Lioba Braun

  • Copyright Vlaamse Opera / Annemie Augustijns

    Lioba Braun in Tristan und Isolde (Seizoen 2013-2014)

  • Copyright Vlaamse Opera / Annemie Augustijns

    Lioba Braun in Tristan und Isolde (Seizoen 2013-2014)

Isolde in Tristan und Isolde

Biography

Debut
Brangäne/Tristan und Isolde (Bayreuth Festival) conducted by Daniel Barenboim, 1994

Career
Wagner roles in European opera houses: Scala (Milan), Teatro Real (Madrid), Liceu (Barcelona), Staatsoper Berlin, Dresden, Leipzig, Munich, Stuttgart, Zurich, Rome, Los Angeles, Vienna, Wiener Musikvereinssaal, Festpielhaus Baden-Baden, Salzburger Festspiele
Professor for singing, Hochschule für Musik und Tanz in Cologne, 2010
Professor for singing, Hochschule für Musik und Theater in Munich, 2011

Highlights
Kundry/Parsifal; Ortrud/Lohengrin; Fricka and Götterdämmerung-Waltraute/Ring; Venus/Tannhäuser; Isolde/Tristan und Isolde; Eboli/Don Carlos; Azucena/Il trovatore; Judith/Bluebeard; Komponist/Ariadne auf Naxos; Amme/Frau ohne Schatten; Marschallin/Der Rosenkavalier; Donna Elvira/Don Giovanni

Recordings
Lioba Braun singt Wagner(Sony 2005) led by Peter Schneider; Mozart’s Requiem led by Christian Thielemann (Deutsche Grammophon 2006); Mahler’s 2nd & 8th Symphony led by Jonathan Nott (Tudor 2009/2011)

Worked with
Christian Thielemann, Mariss Jansons, Andris Nelsons, Zubin Metha, Daniel Barenboim, Riccardo Chailly, Claudio Abbado, Christoph Eschenbach, Lorin Maazel, Myung-Whun Chung, Kent Nagano, Giuseppe Sinopoli, Sir Simon Rattle, Riccardo Muti.
 
Recent and future productions
Isolde/Tristan und Isolde (Staatstheater Nürnberg, Vlaamse Opera, Glasgow City Halls, Edinburgh Usher Hall); Kundry/Parsifal (Opera Leipzig, Essen Aalto-Musiktheater);
 
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Last update on 03 April 2013

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