Spanish soprano Sylvia Schwartz is one of the most exciting lyric singers of her generation.
In 2015-2016 her engagements include opera performances at Berlin Staatsoper (Il trionfo del tempo e del disinganno), Teatro Real Madrid (Die Zauberflöte) and Michigan Opera (Die Zauberflöte). In concert, she will appear as a soloist with the Berlin Philharmonic and Sir Simon Rattle, Sydney Symphony Orchestra, Orchestre National de Lyon and Teatro Municipal de São Paulo and with the Rundfunkchor Berlin in Hong Kong & Brussels. She will also give a special recital of ‘Songs for Terezín’ at Teatro Real Madrid.
She has appeared at many of the world’s finest opera houses and festivals including La Scala Milan, Berlin Staatsoper, Wiener Staatsoper, Bayerische Staatsoper, The Bolshoi Theatre, Maggio Musicale Fiorentino, Edinburgh, Baden Baden, Salzburg and Verbier festivals.
Sylvia is also much in demand in concert and is a celebrated recitalist and has worked with pianists such as Wolfram Rieger, Charles Spencer and Malcolm Martineau; and with conductors such as Claudio Abbado, Daniel Barenboim, Philippe Jordan, Rene Jacobs, Fabio Luisi, Nikolaus Harnoncourt, Sir Colin Davis, Gustavo Dudamel Patrick Fournillier, Marc Minkowski, Ivor Bolton, Yves Abel, Jean Christophe Spinosi, Helmut Rilling and Christopher Hogwood.