Ursala Hesse von der Steinen

  • Copyright Vlaamse Opera / Annemie Augustijns

    Ursula Hesse von den Steinen in Rumor (Seizoen 2011-2012)

  • Copyright Vlaamse Opera / Annemie Augustijns

    Ursula Hesse von den Steinen in Rumor (Seizoen 2011-2012)

Die Geliebte in Rumor

Biography

Education
Hochschule der Künste Berlijn; master classes with Brigitte Fassbaender and Aribert Reimann.
Komponist/Ariadne auf Naxos (Opera Tel Aviv); Venus/Tannhäuser (Opera Mannheim); Eboli/Don Carlo, Fricka/Rheingold & Die Walküre (Opera Nuremberg).

Highlights
Prinz Orlofsky/Die Fledermaus (Glyndebourne Opera Festival & Volksoper Wenen); Marie/Wozzeck (Opera Lille & Tokio); Dalila/Samson et Dalila en Eboli/Don Carlo (Opera Cologne).

Worked with
Conducters like Claudio Abbado, Herbert Blomstedt, Pierre Boulez, Semyon Bychkov, Riccardo Chailly, Michael Gielen, Hartmut Haenchen, Eliahu Inbal, Marek Janowski, Antonio Pappano, Giuseppe Sinopoli, Pinchas Steinberg en regisseurs als Pierre Audi, Willy Decker, Ursel & Karl Ernst Hermann, Andreas Homoki, Nicolas Joel, Stephen Lawless, Laurent Pelly.

Recent and future productions
Title role in Phädra/Hans Werner Henze (Opera Düsseldorf), Tragedy of the Devil/Peter Eötvös (Bayerische Staatsoper München), strange princess/Rusalka (Komische Oper Berlin); Prinz Orlofsky/Die Fledermaus (Opera St. Gallen & Volksoper Wenen); Fricka/Die Walküre (Opera Essen); Hanjo/Toshio Hosokawa (Ruhrtriennale 2011): her first cooperation with Calixto Bieito.

Last update on 02 May 2011

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