Mezzo-Soprano
Barbara Bornemann
Barbara Bornemann was born in Dingelstädt / Thuringia and  studied at the Hochschule für Musik Franz Liszt in Weimar. She has  also won prizes at several international singing competitions.  Engagements with the opera theatre in Halberstadt and with the  Staatstheater Schwerin. The artist has been a regular member of the Berlin State Opera for  many years. She has sung a range of different roles, including Die  Verurteilung des Lukullus / Fischweib (Ruth Berghaus), Pelléas et  Mélisande / Geneviève (Michael Gielen / Ruth Berghaus), Hänsel  und Gretel / Gertrud (Fabio Luisi), Der Rosenkavalier / Annina, Der  fliegende Holländer / Mary. Invitation from the Bayreuth Festival for the new production of Der  fliegende Holländer / Mary under the musical direction of Giuseppe  Sinopoli.   Guest appearances include performances at the Dresden State  Opera, Hamburg State Opera, Deutsche Oper Berlin, Frankfurt  Opera, Opéra National de Paris, Gran Teatre del Liceu, Barcelona  (Der fliegende Holländer / Mary during the season 2006 / 2007),  Teatro de la Maestranza, Seville (Der fliegende Holländer / Mary,  2007 / 2008). She also sang the latter role for the Teatro Pérez  Galdós in Las Palmas in August 2010.   Concert engagements with major orchestras in Germany, Europe  and Japan, inter alia with the Tokyo Symphony Orchestra (Mahler:  Symphony No. 2). Several radio broadcasts in the former GDR and  recordings for Berlin Classics.   Barbara Bornemann has worked with conductors such as Heinz  Fricke, Michael Gielen, Pedro Halffter, Siegfried Kurz, Fabio Luisi,  Otmar Suitner, Peter Schneider, Giuseppe Sinopoli, Christian  Thielemann. Representation: General Management / Worldwide