Diana Damrau’s extensive range consists of coloratura and lyric singing. Her title roles in ›Lucia di Lammermoor‹, ›La Traviata‹ as well as The Queen of the Night in ›Die Zauberflöte‹ have taken her all over the world, including La Scala Milano, the Metropolitan Opera, the Royal Opera House, the Opéra National de Paris, the Wiener Staatsoper and to the Salzburg Festival. In addition, this sought-after soprano is a Bayerische Staatsoper Kammersängerin and also a holder of the Bavarian Maximilian Order for Art and Science. She was also recently awarded the Federal Republic of Germany’s Order of Merit.
As a Warner Classics/Erato exclusive artist, Diana Damrau has won numerous awards, including the Echo and the Opus Klassik. At the beginning of 2020, she released Richard Strauss’ ›Vier letzte Lieder‹ under the baton of Mariss Jansons and her most recent album ›Tudor Queens‹ with Sir Antonio Pappano and the Orchestra dell’Accademia Nationale di Santa Cecilia was named ›Recording of the Month‹ by BBC Music Magazine. In the 2021/22 season, Diana Damrau can be seen giving her debut as ›Anna Bolena‹ at the Opernhaus Zurich and at the Vienna State Opera. A recital programme featuring lieder by Brahms and Schumann on the theme of love will be taking her, together with Jonas Kaufmann and Helmut Deutsch, to Europe’s most celebrated concert halls.