Tanja Ariane Baumgartner


Tanja Ariane Baumgartner - Photo: Barbara Aumüller
Tanja Ariane Baumgartner joined Oper Frankfurt's ensemble in 2009/10. During the 2015/16 season her roles for the company include Eboli in Don Carlo, Mary in a new production of Der fliegende Holländer/The Flying Dutchman, Fricka Das Rheingold / Die Walküre and the title role in a new production of Carmen. Guest engagements this season include the Mother in Dallapiccola's Il prigioniero/The Prisoner, Judith in Bluebeard's Castle at the Théâtre du Capitole in Toulouse and Clairon in Capriccio at the Theater an der Wien. Important roles in Frankfurt during recent seasons have included Kirke in the 2014 world premiere of Rolf Riehm's Sirenen, Die Amme (Die Frau ohne Schatten), Lisa (in the first ever performances in Frankfurt of Mieczysław Weinberg's Die Passagierin/The (female) Passenger) and the title role in Othmar Schoeck's Penthesilea. Tanja Ariane Baumgartner recently made her debuts at the Staatsoper in Vienna (as Brangäne in Tristan und Isolde), at the Hamburg State Opera (world premeire of Beat Furrer's La bianca notte) and Konzerhaus in Vienna, singing Lieder by Beat Furrer. This mezzo-soprano, who was nominated as »Singer of the Year« in »Opernwelt« in 2008, 2009 and 2011, is a regular guest at other leading opera companies, including Theater Basel, the Vlaamse Opera Ghent / Antwerp, the Deutsche Oper Berlin and Covent Garden in London. She also sang Judith in Bluebeard's Castle at the 2013 Edinburgh Festival on tour with Oper Frankfurt and performed at the Salzburg Festival. She can be heard on OehmsClassics live recordings at Oper Frankfurt of Wagner's Ring (also available on DVD), Reimann's Medea and Strauss' Die Frau ohne Schatten (due for release in late-summer/autumn 2015).

Find out more about Tanja Ariane Baumgartner on her homepage.
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Aleksandra Kurzak (Soprano)
Eric Schneider (Piano)

Tuesday 11.06.2013 20:00 h
Opera House

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Friday 18.09.2015 19:30 h
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