Danae Kontora

Soloist, Soprano
Greek soprano, from 2016 to 2018 she was a member of the Ensemble of Oper Leipzig, where she sang such roles as the Queen of the Night (Die Zauberflöte), Blonde (Die Entführung aus dem Serail) and Waldvogel (Siegfried). She has also appeared as Queen of the Night at the Semperoper Dresden, Komische Oper Berlin, Aalto Theater Essen, and Oper Frankfurt. She also performed Barbarina (Le nozze di Figaro) and Tigrane (Handel’s Radamisto) in Frankfurt as amember of the Opera Studio. Concert engagements have taken her to the Gewandhausorchester with Andris Nelsons, Bamberger Symphoniker withMozart’s Requiem under Juraj Valčuha at Mozartfest Würzburg, and Alte Oper Frankfurt for Mendelssohn’s Elias conducted by Sebastian Weigle. Moreover, she has also given concerts with the Münchner Rundfunkorchester conducted by Mario Venzago, Friedrich Haider and Paolo Carignani. // Last update of the biography: July 2018