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<p>Annette Dasch<br />© Daniel Pasche</p>

Annette Dasch
© Daniel Pasche

<p>Annette Dasch<br />© Daniel Pasche</p> <p><strong>Annette Dasch als Elsa.</strong> Lohengrin (Inszenierung von Hans Neuenfels 2010)</p>

Annette Dasch

Annette Dasch is one of today’s leading sopranos. In summer 2012 she appeared again as Elsa in Lohengrin at Bayreuth Festival. In this very role she made her debut at Gran Teatre del Liceu during guest performances of the Bayreuth Festival in Barcelona. Before that , she performed at Schubertiade Schwarzenberg and at the Lucerne Festival. Under the baton of Sir Simon Rattle she sang Schumann’s Das Paradies und die Peri with Wiener Philharmoniker at Wiener Musikverein.

Further recitals and concerts brought her this season to Berlin, Luxemburg, Innsbruck, Heidelberg, Straßburg and London. At the Berlin State Opera she appeared in the new production of Mozart’s La Finta Giardiniera. At the Bavarian State Opera Munich she sang Donna Elvira in Don Giovanni and Elsa in Lohengrin during the Munich Opera Festival. Before, in January 2013, she sang this very role in concert version with Marek Janowski conducting the Orchestre de Radio France in Paris. At the Budapest Festival she made her role debut as Eva in Meistersinger von Nürnberg in June 2013. She will appear again as Elsa at Bayreuth Festival 2013 and sings a recital commemorating the Wagner jubilee 2013 in the town hall of Bayreuth. Future projects include role debuts and new productions at Oper Frankfurt, Theater an der Wien, Nederlandse Opera Amsterdam, Metropolitan Opera New York and Oper Zürich.

Annette Dasch appeared at Salzburger Festspiele and Osterfestspiele, Teatro alla Scala Milano, Metropolitan Opera New York, Bavarian State Opera Munich, Deutsche Staatsoper Berlin, Sächsische Staatsoper Dresden, Opéra National de Paris, Teatro Real Madrid, Teatro del Maggio Musicale Fiorentino, New National Theatre Tokyo and Théâtre Royal de la Monnaie Bruxelles and sang concerts with the Wiener Philharmoniker, Wiener Symphoniker, DSO Berlin, RSB Berlin, MDR Leipzig and Orchestre Philharmonique de Monte Carlo. She collaborated with conductors such as Daniel Barenboim, Bertrand de Billy, Ivor Bolton, Sir Colin Davis, Gustavo Dudamel, Adam Fischer, Nicolaus Harnoncourt, Thomas Hengelbrock, Paavo Järvi, René Jacobs, Marek Janowski, Fabio Luisi, Kent Nagano, Andris Nelsons, Sir Roger Norrington, Seiji Ozawa, Sir Simon Rattle, Helmuth Rilling, Christian Thielemann and Hugh Wolff and sang recitals at Wiener Musikverein, Wiener Konzerthaus, Concertgebouw Amsterdam, Konzerthaus Dortmund, the Schubertiade Schwarzenberg and at Schleswig-Holstein Music Festival.

Annette Dasch studied at the Hochschule für Musik in Munich. For her debut-CD Armida she was awarded with the ECHO prize for the best opera-recording 2008. Since the beginning of 2008 she is initiator and host of her highly successful show Annettes Dasch-Salon in Berlin.

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Engagements in Bayreuth

Year Opera Part
2013 Lohengrin Elsa von Brabant
2012 Lohengrin Elsa von Brabant
2011 Lohengrin Elsa von Brabant
2010 Lohengrin Elsa von Brabant

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