Lydia Teuscher was born in Freiburg, Germany and studied at the Welsh College of Music and Drama and at the Hochschule für Musik in Mannheim.
Highlights in her 2016/17 season include Susanna Le nozze di Figaro at the Staatstheater Karlsruhe and at the Hyogo Performing Arts Center in Japan, Serpetta La finta giardiniera with the Münchner Rundfunkorchester and Andrew Parrott, Marcellina in Cherubini’s Der Wasserträger with the Beethovenorchester Bonn and Chrisoph Spering, Schönberg's Pierrot Lunaire with the Ensemble of the Bayerische Staatsoper, Mahler's Symphony No. 4 with the LSO and Daniel Harding, Handel Messiah with the Orchestre National de Lille and Jan Willem de Vriend, Cantatas by Bach and Handel with Arcangelo and Jonathan Cohen, and Mozart Mass in C Minor with the Wiener KammerOrchester and Bernard Labadie.
Lydia has sung Pamina Die Zauberflöte at the Salzburg Mozartwoche, Festival d’Aix-en-Provence, the Bolshoi, the Bayerische Staatsoper, Munich and Deutsche Staatsoper, Berlin; Susanna at the Glyndebourne Festival and Dresdner Semperoper; Zerlina Don Giovanni for the Bolshoi and Gretel Hänsel und Gretel for the Glyndebourne Festival, Dresdner Semperoper and Saito Kinen Festival in Japan. In concert she collaborates regularly with conductors such as René Jacobs, Jonathan Cohen, Emmanuelle Haïm, Sir Roger Norrington, Helmuth Rilling, Markus Stenz and Bernard Labadie.