The Ukrainian soprano Kateryna Kasper is a member of the Opera Frankfurt since 2014. Her roles here include Sophie (Der Rosenkavalier), Susanna (Le nozze di Figaro), Gretel (Hänsel und Gretel), Antonida (Glinka’s A Life for the Tsar), Pamina (Die Zauberflöte), Der Kleine (world premier „der Goldene Drache“ by P. Eötvös), and Nannetta (Verdi, Falstaff).
She has appeared at opera Festivals in Edinburgh, Bregenz, Savonlinna and Bergen, as well as at the Los Angeles Opera.
Kateryna also pursues an active performance schedule in song, oratorio and concert with performances at the Heidelberger Frühling, the Handel Festival Karlsruhe, the Telemann Festival Magdeburg, the Alte Oper Frankfurt, the Turku Philharmony, the Tchaikovsky Concert Hall Moscow, the Royal Festival Hall London and the Paris Philharmony.
Her debut album „Ah! if I but knew the way back...“ with romantic songs about childhood and fairy tales will appear on the label TYXart in September 2018.
In 2014, Kateryna won the prestigious Mirjam-Helin International Singing Competition in Helsinki. This was preceded by prices at the IVC ’s-Hertogenbosch (2010), and The Queen Sonja International Music Competition in Oslo (2011).
Kateryna Kasper studied in Donetsk with Raisa Kolesnik, followed by studies in Nuremberg and Frankfurt with Edith Wiens and Hedwig Fassbender, with a scholarship of the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD).