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Biography Melanie Diener (42 kB)
In March 2017 sang Melanie Diener with the baritone Paul Armin Edelmann the Lyric Symphony by Alexander Zemlinsky in Forum Karlín in Prague.
Melanie Diener has worked at the Royal Opera House Covent Garden, the Metropolitan Opera, the State Operas in Vienna, Munich, Berlin, Hannover and Hamburg, the Semperoper Dresden, the Opera Zurich, the Teatr Wielki Warsaw, the Teatro Municipal Sao Paulo, the Opéra Bastille, at the Festivals in Salzburg, Bayreuth and Aix-en-Provence, the Theater an der Wien, the Palais Garnier in Paris, or at the Philharmonics in Berlin and Essen, the concert hall Vienna, the Tonhalle Zurich or at the Festspielhaus Baden-Baden.
Her Repertoire includes Sieglinde, Elisabeth from "Tannhäuser", Weber's Agathe and Euryanthe, Beethoven's Leonore and parts in Strauss's operas, such as Chrysothemis, the Marschallin and Ariadne.
She has already cooperated with conductors such as Claudio Abbado, Philippe Jordan, Riccardo Chailly, Christoph von Dohnanyi, Michael Gielen, Bernard Haitink, Marek Janowski, Simone Young, Kent Nagano, Lorin Maazel and Franz Welser-Möst.
Ms. Diener has appeared on several CD recordings: Puccini’s „Le Villi“ (Marco Guidarini, Orchestre Philharmonique de Radio France), Korngold’s „Die Kathrin“ (Martin Brabbins, BBC Concert Orchestra) und Weber’s „Euryanthe“ (Lukasz Borowicz, Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra) among others as well as concert and song recordings with pieces by Schönberg, Berg, Berlioz, Mahler, Beethoven, Strauss, Liszt and Mendelssohn.
Der Rosenkavalier (Marschallin), Finnsih National Opera