Soprano

Anita Hartig

Hailed by the New York Classical Review as having ‘a gorgeous instrument with superb dramatic instincts’ and with a ‘lovely purity of sound’ by the Financial times, Romanian Soprano Anita Hartig is one of the most highly sought-after stars of opera today.

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Introduction

Romanian soprano Anita Hartig studied at the Gheorghe Dima Music Academy in Cluj Napoca, during which time she won several national and international vocal competitions. Whilst studying she also made her operatic début as Mimì in La bohème at the Romanian National Opera in Cluj Napoca in 2006.

Anita was a member of Wiener Staatsoper ensemble from 2009-2014, during which time she performed Pamina Die Zauberflöte, Despina Così fan tutte, Zerlina Don Giovanni, Mimì and Musetta La bohème, Marzelline Fidelio, Micaëla Carmen and Susanna Le nozze di Figaro.

Career highlights include her house debuts as Mimì at the Royal Opera House Covent Garden, the Metropolitan Opera and Opéra de Paris; Violetta La traviata at the Gran Teatre del Liceu; Mimì at the Wiener Staatsoper and Teatro Real Madrid; Liù Turandot for the Metropolitan Opera and Wiener Staatsoper Opera and Susanna Le Nozze di Figaro at the Royal Opera House and Metropolitan Opera.

This coming season, Anita will return to the Metropolitan Opera as Antonia Les Contes d’Hoffmann; Mimì at the Wiener Staatsoper, Teatro Real Madrid and Opera di Roma; Marguerite Faust at the Wiener Staatsoper and Hamburgische Staatsoper and Violetta at the Staatstheater Karlsruhe. She will also travel to Moscow to sing Marguerite in a concert performance of Faust with the Moscow State Philharmonic Society.


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Performance Schedule

Repertoire

OPERATIC REPERTOIRE

BIZET
Carmen (Micaëla)

GOUNOD
Faust (Marguerite)

MOZART
Le nozze di Figaro (Susanna)

OFFENBACH
Les contes d’Hoffmann (Antonia)

PUCCINI
La bohème (Mimi)
Turandot (Liu)

VERDI
La Traviata (Violetta)
Simon Boccanegra (Amelia) *upcoming

CONCERT REPERTOIRE

BRAHMS
Requiem

BEETHOVEN
Christus am Ölberg
Symphony No.9

FAURE
Requiem

GRIEG
Peer Gynt

HAYDN
Die sieben letzten Worte unseres Erlösers am Kreuze

VAUGHAN WILLIAMS
A Sea Symphony