Highlights from the 2015/2016 season

Posted on Sep 13, 2016
Highlights from the 2015/2016 season

As the new season begins, we would like to take the opportunity to look back at some of the highlights from Camilla’s past season. Der Rosenkavalier The 2015/16 season opened with a new production of Strauss’ Der Rosenkavalier at the Dutch National Opera, with Camilla as the Marchallin. The production was received with glowing reviews, […]

‘Der Rosenkavalier’ receives glowing reviews

Posted on Sep 14, 2015
‘Der Rosenkavalier’ receives glowing reviews

Last week the Dutch National Opera opened its anniversary season in festive style with Strauss’ Der Rosenkavalier. This new production received glowing reviews in the press, with praise for “excellent soloists such as Camilla Nylund (Marchallin), Paula Murrihy (Octavian), Peter Rose (Baron Ochs).” (Theaterkrant) De Volkskrant awarded the production 5 stars, with acclaim for the […]

Monologue opera ‘Émilie’ at the Finnish National Opera

Posted on Mar 30, 2015
Monologue opera ‘Émilie’ at the Finnish National Opera

This April Camilla will return to the Finnish National Opera to sing the title role in the first Finnish performance of ‘Émilie’, a monologue opera composed by Kaija Saariaho. Émilie du Châtelet was a pioneering physicist, one of the most talented scientists of the 18th century and also a woman of strong emotions. At the […]

Galakonzert am 150. Geburtstag von Richard Strauss

Posted on Jun 11, 2014
Galakonzert am 150. Geburtstag von Richard Strauss

On June 11, 2014 Richard Strauss would have been 150 years old. The Dresden Staatskapelle honours the composer with a gala concert in Dresden with excerpts from his “Dresden” operas. Orchestral interludes alternate with popular opera scenes, sung by a world class trio of sopranos: Christine Goerke, Anja Harteros and Camilla Nylund. The performance will […]

‘Ariadne auf Naxos’ in Dresden

Posted on Apr 1, 2014
‘Ariadne auf Naxos’ in Dresden

In March Camilla sung the title role in Strauss’ ‘Ariadne auf Naxos’ at the Semperoper Dresden.

‘Salome’ in Berlin

Posted on Feb 2, 2014
‘Salome’ in Berlin

Camilla Nylund stars in ‘Salome’ at the Staatsoper Berlin, with Zubin Mehta conducting. This legendary enscenering of Harry Kupfer’s ‘Salome’ is programmed for 02, 05, 08, 13 February 2014. To book tickets: visit the Staatsoper Berlin website photo credit: Mara Eggert

Recipient Pro Finlandia Medal

Posted on Dec 7, 2013
Recipient Pro Finlandia Medal

Camilla Nylund has been awarded the Pro Finlandia Medal of the Order of the Lion of Finland. The award, given to respected artists and writers, is one of Finland’s highest honours, and has been presented since 1942.   Here Camilla is pictured in Berlin with Finnish Ambassadeur Päivi Luostarinen.

‘Rusalka’ photos

Posted on Jun 22, 2013
‘Rusalka’ photos

Grand Théâtre de Genève, 2013 photo credit: Matilde Fasso performances: 13, 16, 19, 21, 24, 27 June A Salzburger Festspiele production, with l’Orchestre de la Suisse Romande et le Chœur du Grand Théâtre under the direction of Dmitri Jurowski. Stage direction is by Jossi Wieler and Sergio Morabito.

Premiere ‘Rusalka’ Geneva

Posted on Jun 11, 2013
Premiere ‘Rusalka’ Geneva

Thursday June 13th is opening night of Dvorak’s ‘Rusalka’ where Camilla will be singing the title role. A Salzburger Festspiele production, with l’Orchestre de la Suisse Romande et le Chœur du Grand Théâtre under the direction of Dmitri Jurowski. Stage direction is by Jossi Wieler and Sergio Morabito.  

Swedish Culture Prize 2013

Posted on May 15, 2013
Swedish Culture Prize 2013

Today was announced that Camilla Nylund was awarded the prestigious prize of the Swedish Cultural Foundation in Finland for her exceptional accomplishments. READ the press release (in Swedish)