© Steffi Henn
© Steffi Henn

Mandy Fredrich

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In the 2022/23 season, soprano Mandy Fredrich returns to the Teatro del Maggio Musicale Fiorentino in Beethoven’s 9th Symphony under the baton of Zubin Mehta. This season Fredrich also debuts at the Staatsoper Berlin as Gutrune (Götterdämmerung) in Dmitri Tcherniakov’s new production under the musical direction of Christian Thielemann and makes her house debut in Lyon as Contessa.

 

In the 2021/22 season, Fredrich appeared at the Teatro del Maggio Musicale Fiorentino in Beethoven’s 9th Symphony, Haydn’s Die Schöpfung and in Schubert’s Messe in Es-Dur under the baton of Zubin Mehta. She made her house debut at The Royal Danish Opera as Marguerite in Gounod’s Faust at a very short notice, before returning to Copenhagen as Donna Anna in Mozart’s Don Giovanni, conducted by Julia Jones and directed by John Fulljames.

 

Other important recent engagements have included the Queen of the Night (Die Zauberflöte), Marzelline (Fidelio) and Frau Fluth in a new production of Otto Nicolai’s Die lustigen Weiber von Windsor under the baton of Daniel Barenboim at the Berlin State Opera, and her house debuts at the Vienna State Opera and the Royal Opera House Covent Garden as Marguerite/Faust. At La Scala in Milan she had a great success with three operetta gala concerts.

 

Mandy Fredrich celebrated her international breakthrough at the Salzburg Festival as the Queen of the Night under the baton of Nikolaus Harnoncourt. This was followed by engagements at the Zurich Opera House, La Scala in Milan, the Deutsche Oper Berlin, the Bavarian and Hamburg State Operas, the New National Theatre in Tokyo and the Bregenz Festival, to name but a few. At the Stuttgart State Opera she sang many great roles of the lyric soprano part (Donna Anna, Contessa, Fiordiligi, Marguerite, Micaëla, Antonia, Iphigénie en Aulide).

 

Mandy Fredrich is also an internationally sought-after artist as a concert singer. She has made guest appearances at the Teatro Verdi in Trieste (Orchesterlieder by Richard Strauss), at the Lugano Festival (Mendelssohn’s Lobgesang), with the Dresdner Kreuzchor (Mozart’s Requiem, Brahms’ Ein Deutsches Requiem) as well as at the Leipzig Gewandhaus at the Maggio Musicale Fiorentino and at La Scala in Milan. She has worked with conductors such as Zubin Mehta, Daniel Barenboim, Christian Thielemann, Julia Jones, Nikolaus Harnoncourt.

 

Mandy Fredrich comes from Rädigke in Fläming and studied at the UdK in Berlin with Prof. Robert Gambill and at the HMT Leipzig with Prof. Regina Werner-Dietrich as well as with Margreet Honig and Renata Scotto. In 2010 she won the Competizione dell’Opera in Dresden and received the 2nd prize at the Concours Suisse Ernst Haefliger in Gstaad/Bern.

September 2022 – For the most recent biography, please contact Bartosz Jakóbczak