Patricia Freres - lyrical dramatic soprano

 

languages:

German - French - English - Italian - Luxembourgish

 

  • Luxembourg soprano with an unusually expressive, emotional presence
  • brings natural acting pulse into her vocal art
  • Born in Esch / Alzette in Luxembourg
  • Dance training at the Académie de Danse Germaine Damar
  • Studies at the Conservatory of Luxembourg ;
    • Classical singing , chamber music, vocal , opera school and vocal pedagogy
    • Elocution and drama

Degree:

  • 2000 "Prix des Jeunesses Musicales" Lauréate de la Classe d'Art Lyrique
  • 2001 "Prix Supérieur Art Lyrique" with distinction
  • 2003 "Prix Supérieur Chant" with distinction

Master classes with :

  • Sylvia Geszty ( Luxembourg )
  • Helena Lazarska (international Summer Academy , Salzburg )
  • Prof. Klesie Kelly ( Luxembourg )
  • Prof. Norman Shettler (Lied , Hamburg)
  • Prof. Cheryl Studer (Lichtenberg , Bayreuth )
  • Vocal studies with Professor Ingrid Figur (Berlin)
  • Since 2013 working with the Basso Profundo Daniel Lewis Williams.

 

Since then, Patricia Freres has produced a wide vocal and stylistic range , which extends from the classical and romantic opera about the current experimental music theater to scenic song cycles , such as Robert Schuman " Frauenliebe und -leben " and a production of " Gretchen tragedy " with music by Wolf, Gounod , Schuman and Ritter .

In addition to these theatrical and musical productions Patricia Freres has unfolded a rich concert activity with songs and arias programs in which she regularly convinces audiences and critics with her vocal expressiveness.