© Jürgen Hofer
© Jürgen Hofer

Regine Hangler

– World management –

Since 2013/14 Soprano Regine Hangler has been an ensemble member of the Wiener Staatsoper, where she has sung many parts, such as Rosalinde (Die Fledermaus), Daphne (Daphne), Elsa (Lohengrin), Chrysothemis (Elektra), Gutrune (Götterdämmerung), Freia (Das Rheingold), Helmwige (Die Walküre) and the title role of Ariadne auf Naxos. Apart from her regular appearances in Vienna she will be singing the role of Helmwige at Opéra National de Paris as well as Freia, Helmwige, and 3rd Norn in Der Ring des Nibelungen at Bayreuth Festival. 

She was highly acclaimed for the title role of Daphne in Berlin under the baton of Marek Janowski and in New York and Cleveland under Franz Welser-Möst. She had a great success at Salzburg Festival for her interpretation of Xanthe in Die Liebe der Danae and as Gutrune at Springfestival Tokyo. In 2018 she gave her much acclaimed debut at the Harusai Spring Festival in Tokyo as Elsa and could be seen as Helmwige at Bayreuth Festival and as Chrysothemis at La Scala in Milano.

Her engagements as a concert singer have taken her to Austria, Germany, Albany, the Netherlands, Slovenia, Hungary, Japan and Israel. Her discography and videography continue to grow steadily.

Regine Hangler started her musical career as violin and viola player, changed later to vocal studies thus making her childhood dreams a reality. She passed her studies at the Kärntner Landeskonservatorium and the Universität für Musik in Vienna with distinction. At the same time she worked with KS Mara Zampieri in Padua and concluded her education with numerous Masterclasses. She was awarded several scholarships for the exceptionally gifted, became finalist of the Italian Aslico competition and won the 2nd prize in the Birgit Nilsson competition.


October 2019 – For the most recent biography please contact Ms. Katharina Nussbaum