Eva Zalenga was a member of Theater St. Gallen, Switzerland, during the 2019/2020 season. During this time, the soprano performed Lesní žínky 2 in Dvořák’s Rusalka under the baton of music director Modestas Pitrenas, followed in new productions by Leaena in Offenbach’s La belle Hélène and La Feé in Viardot’s Cendrillon. She also studied Witness 1, Singer 1, Woman 1 for Benjamin’s Lessons in Love and Violence, a production cancelled due to COVID-19.
In 2018, the German soprano made her debut with Oper Leipzig singing Contessa Ceprano in Verdi’s Rigoletto and was a guest artist at Theater Nordhausen and Theater Dessau singing Sesto in Handel’s Giulio Cesare. In 2020, she will sing Sand- and Taumännchen in Humperdinck’s Hansel and Gretel at Kammeroper Schloß Rheinsberg.
Eva Zalenga made her operatic debut in 2016 singing Papagena in Mozart’s Die Zauberflöte at Landesbühnen Sachsen. In collaboration with Philharmonie Dresden, she performed the title role in de Arriaga’s Die arabische Prinzessin in 2017 and has sung Papagena in Mozart’s Die Zauberflöte and Barbarina in Mozart’s Le nozze di Figaro between 2017 and 2019 with Staatsoperette Dresden. Eva Zalenga worked with producers Axel Köhler, Philipp Moschitz, Vera Nemirova, Matthias Oldag and Ansgar Weigner and with conductors including Nicolas André, Matthias Foremny, Christoph Gedschold, Jan Michael Horstmann, Modestas Pitrenas, Andreas Schüller.
The concert soloist performed Mozart’s Requiem, Pergolesi’s Stabat Mater and Schubert’s Mass in G. In November 2020, Eva Zalenga will sing Franck’s Panis angelicus and Les Sept dernières paroles du Christ en Croix.
Winner of the International Vocal Competition Kammeroper Schloss Rheinsberg 2020
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