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Deirdre Angenent

Komponist (Ariadne auf Naxos)

First prize winner at the Bucarest Opera Grand Prix and the Aalto Theater in Essen, Deirdre Angenent has also won awards at the Leyla Gencer Competition in Istanbul, the Elizabeth Connell Prize in Sydney, the 's-Hertogenbosch International Vocal Competition and a scholarship from the Wagner Society in the Netherlands.

She has performed in Antigone with the Opera Triofon in the Netherlands, Tannhäuser with the Bucheon Philharmonic Orchestra in Seoul, Beethoven's IXe Symphonie with the Antwerp Symphony Orchestra at the Festival de la Chaise-Dieu, directed by Jan Willem de Vriend, the Vier Letzte Lieder by Strauss at the Concertgebouw in Amsterdam and Dido and Æneas.

More recently, she played Gertrud in Hänsel und Gretel at the Opéra de Nancy, Judith in Barbe-Bleue by Bartok at the Aalto Theater in Essen, Vitellia in La clemenza di Tito with the Orchestra of the 18th century, directed by Kenneth Montgomery.

Current projects: Sieglinde in Die Walküre in Essen.