Annette Dasch SOPRANO

Annette Dasch is one of today’s leading sopranos. She appears at the Bayreuth Festival, Salzburger Festspiele, Osterfestspiele and sings at leading opera houses in Milan, New York, London, Munich, Berlin, Dresden, Vienna, Paris, Florence, Madrid, Tokyo, Brussels and Geneva.

Among her most important roles are Donna Elvira, Contessa, Fiordiligi, Vitellia, Armida, Antonia, Elsa and Eva. In the concert field she has worked with orchestras such as the Berliner and Wiener Philharmoniker, Orchestre de Paris, RSB Berlin, Mozarteum Orchester Salzburg or Akademie of Alte Musik. She collaborates with conductors such as Daniel Barenboim, Ivor Bolton, Sir Colin Davis, Gustavo Dudamel, Adam Fischer, Nicolaus Harnoncourt, Paavo Järvi, Marek Janowski, Fabio Luisi, Kent Nagano, Andris Nelsons, Sir Roger Norrington, Seiji Ozawa, Sir Simon Rattle, Helmuth Rilling and Christian Thielemann. She gives regularly recitals at the Schubertiade Schwarzenberg, Wiener Musikverein, Wiener Konzerthaus, Concertgebouw Amsterdam, Konzerthaus Dortmund, and at the Wigmore Hall London. Annette Dasch studied among others at the Hochschule für Musik in Munich.

She is an exclusive artist with SONY BMG. For her debut-CD Armida she was awarded with the ECHO prize for the best opera-recording 2008. Her second album with Mozart Arias has also been released by SONY. Besides, her discography includes Lohengrin from Bayreuth Festival and Philharmonie Berlin, Beethoven 9 with Wiener Philharmoniker and Christian Thielemann, CDs of Deutsche Barocklieder (Harmonia mundi France) and Schumann’s Genoveva (Acousence) as well as DVDs of Haydn’s Creation, Re Pastore from Salzburger Festspiele (DG) and Nozze di Figaro (Bel Air Classiques) from Théâtre des Champs-Elysées Paris, Don Giovanni (Euroarts) from Salzburg Festival and Idomeneo (Medici Arts/Naxos) from Cuvilliés Theater München. Since the beginning of 2008 she is initiator and host of her highly successful show Annette’s Dasch-Salon in Berlin.

Future engagements include her role debut as Tannhäuser-Elisabeth at Oper Frankfurt, the role debut as Arabella at De Nederlandse Opera Amsterdam, the new production of Lazarus at Theater an der Wien, her return to Metropolitan Opera New York and Bayreuth Festival as well as a new production at Oper Zürich.