Eva VogelGerman-born mezzo-soprano Eva Vogel won her BA from Mannes College of Music in New York, and her Masters in Music from Yale University. Privately she worked with Christa Ludwig and Brigitte Fassbaender.
Having completed her studies in the USA, Eva Vogel became a member of the opera studio at Cologne Opera, before being engaged as a permanent soloist at Düsseldorf Opera as well as Innsbruck Opera, where she was able to extend her wide repertoire with roles such as Orfeo (Gluck), Ramiro (La Finta Giardiniera), Goffredo (Rinaldo), Lola (Cavalleria Rusticana), Cherubino (Nozze di Figaro), Hänsel (Hänsel and Gretel), Oktavian (Der Rosenkavalier), Flora (La Traviata) and Carmen.
Ms. Vogel became a sought after guest soloist throughout Europe and made appearances with houses such as Staatstheater Nürnberg, Theater Bremen, Concertgebow Amsterdam, Philharmonie Berlin, Teatro Massimo Palermo, Auditorium Milano and the Royal Opera House Covent Garden. She sang various Wagner parts at Aix-en-Provence festival and the Salzburg Easter festival. Eva Vogel has worked with renowned conductors such as Simon Rattle, John Eliot Gardiner, Pietari Inkinen, Axel Kober, Jonathan Nott, Edo de Waart and Ingo Metzmacher.
Equally at home on the concert stage, the mezzosoprano has appeared in numerous symphony concerts (Berlioz-Les Nuits d'été, Mahler Rückert-Lieder, Lieder eines fahrenden Gesellen, Mahler No. 2, Mozart-Requiem, Beethoven 9, Rossini-Stabat Mater, Wagner-Wesendonck Lieder, Verdi-Requiem) and recitals throughout the world such as in Amsterdam, Antwerp, Berlin, Cologne, Essen, Hamburg, Heidelberg, Munich, New York, Salzburg, Seoul, St. Moritz and Winnipeg.
She sang Berlioz-Les Nuits d’été with Duisburg Philharmonic (Axel Kober), a Gershwin evening at Klavierfestival Ruhr, Walküre in Berlin (Simon Rattle), Palermo (Pietari Inkinen) and Lucerne Festival (Jonathan Nott), Beethoven 9 in Düsseldorf, Götterdämmerung in Geneva (Ingo Metzmacher), Magic Flute (Christian Arming) and Mozart-Requiem in Torino (Juraj Valcuha) and Mahler SymphonyNo. 2 & Wesendonck-Lieder in Heidelberg, Mahler Songs in Belfast and a recital at Schloss Elmau.
Recent engagements include Beethoven-Missa Solemnis and Torino/Italy (RAI Orchestra, Juraj Valcuha), Mozart Requiem in Milano (John Axelrod), Janaceks From the House of the Dead at Berlin State Opera (Simon Rattle), Magic Flute in Torino/Italy (Asher Fisch), Hänsel and Gretel in Nantes/Angers, Wagners Rheingold in Munich (Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra/Simon Rattle), The Flying Dutchman (Marcus Bosch), the world premiere of Monster in the Maze by Jonathan Dove (Berlin Philharmonic/Rattle) and Beethoven Symphony No.9 with Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra & Simon Rattle in Berlin and on tour in Paris, Vienna, New York, Taipeh and Tokyo.
In current engagements she will make music again her with Duisburg Philharmonic (Elgar-Sea Pictures), Musikkollegium Winterthur, Tonkünstler at Musikverein Vienna (Nuits d'été/Ivor Bolton) und with Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra/Simon Rattle.