Biography

The young soprano Annika Egert studied singing with Iris Vermillion and Prof. Manuela Uhl. 

In her younger years she sang in the Bavarian State Youth Choir and was a member of the Singing Academy of the Bavarian State Youth Choir, which promotes talented young singers. 

Previous engagements have taken her to the Kurhaus Wiesbaden, the Sendesaal Bremen, the Landestheater Detmold, Theater Winterthur (Switzerland), Theatro del Libertador San Martin (Argentina) and the Bulgaria Hall Sofia (Bulgaria). There she worked with Conductors like Donald Runnicles, Jonathan Nott, Joseph Bastian, Ulrich Windfuhr and Dario Salvi. 


In 2021 she sang the soprano part in Mahler's 2nd Symphony (Resurrection Symphony) for the first time alongside Iris Vermillion under the direction of Luiz de Godoy.

 

In January 2020 Annika Egert sang the party of “Freda” in the operetta “Waldmeister” by J. Strauss in Sofia (Bulgaria) on a CD for the record label NAXOS. This recording took place with the Sofia Philharmonics under the direction of Maestro Dario Salvi. The CD will be released in September 2021. 

Furthermore, she was in the 2020/21 season as Marcellina in W.A. Mozart's “Le nozze di Figaro”, to be heard under Prof. Ulrich Windfuhr.

Annika Egert won the prize for the best recording of F. Ming's Rilke songs at the 2nd accompaMe competition.  

Coming up: 

In the summer of 2021, Annika Egert will sing at the open air opera gala at the Lübeck open air theater. Further CD recordings for NAXOS will take you back to Sofia and others in the 21/22 season. in the role of the slave from "Die Afrikareise" by Franz von Suppé.