American dramatic soprano Lise Lindstrom has dazzled the world with compelling performances that are “truly world-class”.
Her unique vocal power combined with her expansive range, extensive palette of vocal colours, and unrivalled stagecraft, makes her one of the most sought-after talents of her generation. In roles that range from Turandot to Senta, Elektra and Brünnhilde, Lindstrom’s distinguished career has taken her to the world’s leading opera houses, including the Metropolitan Opera, San Francisco Opera, Deutsche Oper Berlin, Wiener Staatsoper, Royal Opera House Covent Garden, and Teatro alla Scala.
In 2016 Lindstrom performed Brünnhilde in her first-ever full Ring Cycle for Opera Australia for which she was awarded the Green Room Award and Helpmann Award. The critics went wild as “Lindstrom, a tremendous Brunnhilde throughout…ended the Ring in a blaze of glory literally and metaphorically”. A leading interpreter of Wagner’s heroines, Lindstrom has also portrayed Senta in Der fliegende Holländer with San Francisco Opera, Polish National Opera and New Orleans Opera, both Elisabeth and Venus in Tannhäuser with Greek National Opera, and Brünnhilde in Die Walküre…
Lise Lindstrom joins the roster of Artists Management Zürich where she will work with the highly-regarded agent and administrator, Rita Schütz.
Previously employed in the artistic administration department of the Zürich Opera House, Ms. Schütz began working in the management world in 1981 and has since developed a reputation as one of opera’s leading agents through her strong…
On October 8, Lise Lindstrom steps in as Brünnhilde in Andreas Homoki’s new production of Die Walküre with Zurich Opera.
Regarded as one of the leading Wagnerians of her time, Ms. Lindstrom has garnered great acclaim in this signature role throughout the years:
“Lindstrom is glorious as Brünnhilde, headstrong and mercurial but also pensive and supple. There is a ringing,…
This is the first album of Pietari Inkinen as chief conductor of the Deutsche Radio Philharmonie. Inkinen, as well as Lise Lindstrom and Stefan Vinke who are already known as highly experienced Wagner performers. Lise Lindstrom’s performance as Brünnhilde in her first-ever full Ring Cycle for Opera Australia in 2016 received the Green Room Award and Helpmann Award. She has also performed excerpts from Siegfried and Götterdämmerung in the same role with the Japan Philharmonic Orchestra under Pietari Inkinen.
“Lindstrom brings instant star quality to the role of Brünnhilde. Her voice clear but rich, and with plenty of character, even in the high register. Her vibrato is wide and slow, and ever-present, so there is never any sense of gradually warming long notes—it’s right there from the start.”
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“The singers Stefan Vinke and Lise Lindstrom as Siegfried and Brünnhilde are at the height of the possibilities of today’s Wagnerian singing.”