Elsa Dreisig was just awarded First Prize - Female at the prestigious vocal competition „Operalia“. Which makes a perfect completion of her amazing sequence of prizes and awards following her graduation from the CNSM in Paris in 2015: Second Prize of the Queen Sonja International Music Competition in Oslo, First Prize and Audience Award at the „Neue Stimmen" Competition of the Bertelsmann Foundation in Güterloh, "Prix du jeune soliste 2015 des Radios Francophones Publiques" (Young Soloist' Award of the French speaking public radio-companies 2015) and "Vocal Discovery" of the Victoires de la Musique Classique 2016 in France. A new star sparkles at the vocal art firmament!
Elsa Dreisig will be back to France this summer, performing two challenging and exciting concert programs at the Berlioz Festival and on tour with the Orchestre français des jeunes conducted by David Zinman playing Mahler’s Symphony No. 4. Her plans for the upcoming season include appearances at the Berlin State Opera, the Opéra de Paris, the Zurich Opera and the Festival d’Aix-en-Provence.