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Visiting Artist

Dorothea Röschmann

Dorothea Röschmann is one of the most admired singers of her generation.

Her many roles at the Salzburg Festival include Susanna, Countess Almaviva, Ilia, Donna Elvira, Pamina and Vitellia. At the Metropolitan Opera she has sung Susanna, Pamina, Donna Elvira and Ilia and, at Covent Garden, her roles have included Pamina, Fiordiligi and Countess Almaviva. At La Scala, Milan she has sung Countess Almaviva as well as Donna Elvira with the company on tour to Moscow at the Bolshoi. At the Vienna Staatsoper she has sung Susanna as well as Countess Almaviva and at the Deutsche Staatsoper she has sung Ännchen, Pamina, Fiordiligi, Donna Elvira, Susanna, Micäela, Eva and Elsa.

This season she sings the Marschallin at the Deutsche Staatsoper, Berlin with Sir Simon Rattle and Countess Almaviva in staged performances of Le nozze di Figaro with the Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra and Gustavo Dudamel. Her future plans include returns to the Bayerische Staatsoper in Munich, Covent Garden and the Vienna State Opera. 

Her recent concert appearances have included the Berlin Philharmonic with Rattle and Haitink, the Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra with Boulez, Harnoncourt and Barenboim, the Chicago Symphony Orchestra with Barenboim, the Munich Philharmonic with Levine, the Cleveland Orchestra with Welser-Möst, the Vienna Symphony Orchestra with Prêtre, the Orchestra Filarmonica della Scala with Steinberg and Barenboim, the Rotterdam Philharmonic with Nézet-Séguin, the Bayerischer Rundfunk with Harding, and the New York Philharmonic with Sir Colin Davis.

Forthcoming concert engagements include the New York Philharmonic with Alan Gilbert, the Berlin Philharmonic with Nikolaus Harnoncourt., the Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra with Yannick Nézet-Séguin, and the Orchestra Filarmonica della Scala with Daniel Harding.

Her recital appearances include Antwerp, Lisbon, Madrid, Cologne, Brussels, New York, London, Vienna, the Amsterdam Concertgebouw and the Edinburgh, Munich, Schwetzingen and Schwarzenberg Festivals.

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