-Thursday 15 June 2017 @ 8pm at Hamer Hall, Arts Centre Melbourne
-Friday 16 June 2017 @ 7.30pm, Costa Hall, Geelong
-Saturday 17 June 2017 @ 2pm*, Hamer Hall, Arts Centre Melbourne
Haydn The Creation
Sir Andrew Davis, conductor
Siobhan Stagg, soprano; Andrew Staples, tenor; Neal Davies, bass with the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra and Chorus.
*This concert to be recorded by ABC Classic FM for rebroadcast on Friday 30 June at 12 noon.
Saturday 8 July 2017 @ 8pm, Losheim am See.
Siobhan is soloist with the Deutsche Radio Philharmonie Orchester for their annual open-air summer concert, with repertoire from Puccini to Bernstein, conducted by Daniel Smith.
Concert to be streamed live online.
Friday 21 July @ Opera de Vichy
Sunday 23 July @ Festival de Trélazé
Tuesday 25 July @ Abbaye de Lessay
Raphaël Pichon conducts the Paris-based Pygmalion Ensemble and a starry cast including Sabine Devieilhe and Elliot Madore.
-Thursday 3 August 2017 @ 7.30pm, Auckland Town Hall
Handel Ode to St Cecilia’s Day
Matthew Halls, conductor
Siobhan Stagg, soprano; Andrew Goodwin, tenor.
Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra & Voices New Zealand Chamber Choir
-Saturday 12 August 2017 @ 7.30pm
at QPAC Concert Hall
MOZART Mass in C minor
Alondra de la Parra, conductor
Siobhan Stagg, soprano; Barbara Zavros, soprano; Paul McMahon, tenor; David Wakeham, baritone.
Queensland Symphony Orchestra and The Australian Voices (dir. Gordon Hamilton)
-Thursday 24 August 2017 @ 7.30pm, Österr.Akademie der Wissenschaften, Wien
Haydn Die Schöpfung
Enrique Mazzola, conductor
Siobhan Stagg, soprano; Matthew Newlin, tenor; Matthias Haumann, baritone.
Orchestra National d’Ile de France and Wiener Kammerchor
After winning acclaim in the title role of ROH’s Orpheus production at the Sam Wanamaker Playhouse in 2015, Siobhan returns to the Royal Opera House for her mainstage debut at Covent Garden in one of her signature roles – Pamina.
-Tuesday 12 September @ 7.30pm
-Thursday 14 September @ 7.30pm
-Saturday 16 September @ 7.30pm
-Monday 18 September @ 12pm
-Wednesday 20 September @ 7.30pm (LIVE IN CINEMAS WORLDWIDE)
-Thursday 21 September @ 7.30pm
-Saturday 23 September @ 7.30pm
-Tuesday 26 September @ 7.30pm
Julia Jones conducts this classic David McVicar production, also starring Sabine Devieilhe as the Queen of the Night, Roderick Williams as Papageno, Christina Gansch as Papagenga and Mauro Peter as Tamino.
-Saturday 30 September 2017 @ 7.30pm
-Tuesday 28 November 2017 @ 7.30pm
Siobhan revisits her signature role, Pamina in Die Zauberflöte. Ido Arad conducts.
-Thursday 23 November 2017
-Friday 24 November 2017
Siobhan is soprano soloist with the Oslo Filharmonien for two concerts of Handel’s Messiah conducted by Nathalie Stutzmann.
MOZART — still to be announced (FRANCE)
Wednesday 20 December 2017 @ 7.30pm
Saturday 23 December 2017 @ 7.30pm
Sunday 31 December 2017 @ 7.30pm (NEW YEAR’S EVE PERFORMANCE)
Tuesday 2 January 2018 @ 7.30pm
Siobhan makes her role debut as MUSETTA in the Götz Friedrich production of Puccini’s LA BOHEME. Nicholas Carter conducts.
Sunday 4 February 2018 @ 6pm, Great Hall of the Mozarteum
- Mozarteumorchester Salzburg conducted by Kristiina Poska
- Rolando Villazón (Tenor)
- Regula Mühlemann (Sopran)
- Siobhan Stagg (Sopran)
A gala concert featuring arias and duets written by Mozart for the Weber sisters.
Friday 23 February 2018 @ 7.30pm
Sunday 11 March 2018 @ 6pm
Siobhan sings Pamina in Die Zauberflöte. Ido Arad conducts the Orchestra of the Deutsche Oper Berlin. Click this link for tickets and full cast details.
Sunday 15 April 2018 @ 6pm
Saturday 21 April 2018 @ 7pm
Sunday 29 April 2018 @ 6pm
Siobhan makes her role debut as Zerlina in Mozart’s Don Giovanni, conducted by Ido Arad.
Saturday 26 May 2018 @ 7.30pm
Thursday 14 June 2018 @ 7.30pm
Siobhan sings Pamina in Die Zauberflöte. Ido Arad conducts the Orchestra of the Deutsche Oper Berlin. Click this link for tickets and full cast details.
Friday 15 June 2018 @ 7.30pm (PREMIERE)
Friday 22 June 2018 @ 7.30pm
Sunday 24 June 2018 @ 7.30pm
Saturday 30 June 2018 @ 7.30pm
Thursday 5 July 2018 @ 7.30pm
Siobhan plays Contessa di Folleville in this new production of Viaggio a Reims, directed by Jan Bosse and conducted by Giacomo Sagripanti.
More plans for 2017/2018 will be published here once they are announced.
IN RETROSPECT : Remembering some recent performance highlights:
April 2017 — SOLD OUT — Philharmonie de Paris
Siobhan sang Pamina in Die Zauberflöte with Les Talens Lyriques conducted by Christophe Rousset.
Also starring Julian Pregardian (Tamino), Jodie Devos (Queen of the Night), Dashon Burton (Sarastro), Klemens Sander (Papageno), Camille Poul (Papagena), Mark Omvlee (Monostatos), Sophie Junker (First Lady), Emilie Renard (Second Lady), Eva Zaicik (Third Lady) and Christian Immler (Sprecher).
The concert was broadcast on France Musique in April. Listen to an excerpt on YouTube here.
April 2017 at the historic Cuvillies Theater, Munich
Siobhan played the role of Blonde in Stephanie Mohr’s production of Mozart’s singspiel, conducted by Marco Comin.
ACHT BRÜCKEN: Musik für Köln — Kölner Philharmonie (COLOGNE)
May 2017 at the Cologne Philharmonie
Siobhan was soloist for Puzzle and Games from Alice in Wonderland, with the SWR Symphony Orchestra conducted by Tito Ceccherini. The concert will be broadcast on WDR Radio on 14 June 2017.
Siobhan followed in the footsteps of Dame Joan Sutherland, performing the fiendishly difficult coloratura role of Marguerite de Valois in the Deutsche Oper Berlin’s new production by director David Alden.
Siobhan made her highly-anticipated role debut as Gilda in Verdi’s RIGOLETTO in October/November 2016. Diego Matheuz conducted the orchestra of the Deutsche Oper Berlin, with KS Markus Brück in the title role and Yosep Kang as the Duke of Mantua.
Wednesday 31 August, Royal Albert Hall, London.
Siobhan made her BBC Proms debut this summer as soprano soloist for Zemlinsky’s Lyric Symphony with the BBC Symphony Orchestra under the baton of Simone Young. Christopher Maltman is the baritone soloist. You can listen again to BBC 3’s radio broadcast via this link.
Siobhan performed with tenor superstar Roberto Alagna as special guest for his first visit and tour of Australia.
Thursday 21 July at the Concert Hall, Sydney Opera House
Wednesday 27 July at Hamer Hall, Arts Centre Melbourne
Saturday 30 July at the Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre
Wednesday 7 September 2016, Berliner Philharmonie
Siobhan was soprano soloist for Rued Langgaard’s Sfaerernes Musik conducted by Donald Runnicles. The concert also features Act 1 of Wagner’s Die Walküre, featuring Anja Harteros and Peter Seiffert as soloists with the orchestra of the Deutsche Oper Berlin. The concert formed part of the Berlin Festival.
Siobhan Stagg as Sophie and Daniela Sindram as Octavian at the Deutsche Oper Berlin, April 2016. Photo (c) Frank Wentzel.
Siobhan made an acclaimed role debut as Sophie in the Götz Friedrich production of Richard Strauss’ Der Rosenkavalier at the Deutsche Oper Berlin, conducted by Ulf Schirmer.
Siobhan played Morgana in this new production of ALCINA directed by David Bösch and conducted by Leonardo Garcia Alarcon. Read the reviews here.
After the success of the premiere, ARTE broadcast the performance on Thursday 25 February. It’s still available online – click here for more details.
December 2015/January 2016
Siobhan reprised her signature role as Pamina in Mozart’s The Magic Flute.
NEW YEARS EVE GALA CONCERT — Kölner Philharmonie (COLOGNE, GERMANY)
New Year’s Eve (31 Dec 2015) Cologne Philharmonie
Siobhan was guest artist for this Silvester Gala concert, celebrating the four hundredth anniversary of William Shakespeare. The Gürzenich-Orchester Köln is conducted by Michael Francis.
Siobhan made her Royal Opera House debut singing the title role of Orpheus in this special production directed by Keith Warner and conducted by Christian Curnyn at the Sam Wanamaker Playhouse at Shakespeare’s Globe in London.
The critics were unanimous in their praise of Siobhan. Read the reviews here.
Brahms REQUIEM — Berliner Philharmoniker (BERLIN)
January 2015 @ Berliner Philharmonie, live streaming in the Digital Concert Hall archive:
Berliner Philharmonic Orchestra, conducted by Christian Thielemann.
Siobhan jumped-in for this series of concerts under remarkable circumstances. Read the full story here.
October 2015 at the Prinzregententheater, Munich
+ Delayed Broadcast on BR-KLASSIK Radio (Broadcast: 17.10.15)
Concert performance of Puccini’s opera LA RONDINE with the Munich Radio Orchestra conducted by Ivan Repušić.
Beethoven — FIDELIO– Grand Théâtre de Genève (GENEVA, SWITZERLAND)
Siobhan created the role of Marzelline in this new production by Matthias Hartmann, with seven performances in June 2015. Pinchas Steinberg conducted the Orchestre de la Suisse Romande. Read the reviews here.
Mozart DIE ENTFÜHRUNG AUS DEM SERAIL — Hamburg State Opera (HAMBURG, GERMANY)
Siobhan played the role of Blonde* alongside Brenda Rae as Konstanze, Dovlet Nurgeldiyev as Belmonte, Manuel Günther as Pedrillo and Wilhelm Schwinghammer as Osmin. Kristiina Poska conducted Philharmoniker Hamburg.
Bernstein A QUIET PLACE — Ensemble Modern (DORTMUND, GERMANY)
April 2015, Konzerthaus Dortmund
Kent Nagano conducted Ensemble Modern in this concert performance of Bernstein’s opera A QUIET PLACE.
Siobhan delighted the audience and critics alike with her performance as Dede. Read the reviews here.
Mozart DIE ZAUBERFLÖTE (BERLIN)
January/February 2015 at the Deutsche Oper Berlin.
Siobhan sang the role of Pamina, in performances conducted by Ivan Repusic and Nicholas Carter.
July 2015, Melbourne Recital Centre Salon – SOLD OUT
Catch the radio broadcast with Simon Healy on ABC Classic FM via the LISTEN AGAIN feature, available until end of August.
Faure — REQUIEM — WEST AUSTRALIAN SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA (PERTH, AUSTRALIA)
August 2015, Perth Concert Hall
Siobhan was soprano soloist for the Faure Requiem with conductor Simone Young.
The concert will also be available online via ABC Classic FM’s LISTEN AGAIN feature until mid September 2015.
British conductor Matthew Halls directed the Adelaide Symphony Orchestra and soloists Siobhan Stagg (soprano), Christopher Field (countertenor), Richard Butler (tenor), Christopher Purves (bass).* The Adelaide Chamber Singers were prepared by Carl Crossin.
December 2014 at Perth Concert Hall.
*Same conductor and soloists as for Adelaide Symphony Orchestra Messiah (listed above), joined by the WASO Chorus.
Federation Concert Hall, Hobart
Siobhan was soprano soloist for Haydn’s Harmoniemesse with the Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra conducted by Johannes Fritzsch. Also featuring mezzo soprano Sallly-Anne Russell, tenor Henry Choo and bass-baritone Andrew Collis.
Clair de Lune– MELBOURNE ART SONG COLLECTIVE (MELBOURNE)
November 2014, Melbourne Recital Centre Salon
Siobhan Stagg returned for this sold-out recital with MASC’s Artistic Director and pianist, Eidit Golder, performing French melodies by Debussy and Duparc and the premiere of Dermot Tutty’s latest piece, ‘Song to the Moon’, dedicated to the late Australian soprano Eilene Hannan.
October 2014 at Berlin State Opera in the Schiller Theatre.
Siobhan sang the role of Woglinde in REIN GOLD. The Berlin Staatskapelle orchestra was conducted by Markus Poschner.
October 2014 at Berlin Philharmonie. Siobhan sang the role of Najade. The Orchestra of the Deutsche Oper Berlin was conducted by Ulf Schirmer.
AUSTRALIAN/NEW ZEALAND WINTER TOUR: JULY/AUGUST 2014
J.S. BACH: Mass in B Minor, Main Auditorium, Brisbane City Hall (BRISBANE)
Soloists: Siobhan Stagg (soprano), Maximilian Riebl (countertenor), Henry Choo (tenor), Michael Leighton Jones (baritone). Conducted by Michael Fulcher.
Siobhan Stagg soprano
Christopher Lowrey counter-tenor
Nicholas Mulroy tenor
Derek Welton bass
Melbourne Symphony Orchestra Chorus
Massenet WERTHER– Berliner Philharmonie (BERLIN) – June 2014
Siobhan sang the role of Sophie opposite star tenor Vittorio Grigolo in the title role, with the Deutsche Oper Orchestra conducted by Donald Runnicles. Read the reviews here.
HOUSE DEBUT: Der Ring des Nibelungen (WAGNER)
Siobhan made her house debut at the Deutsche Oper Berlin as part of Götz Friedrich’s legendary Ring production from 1984, singing Woglinde in Das Rheingold and Waldvogel in Siegfried conducted by Sir Simon Rattle. She repeated the roles in a second cycle in January, this time under the baton of Deutsche Oper’s chief conductor, Donald Runnicles. Read the reviews here.
SALZBURG FESTIVAL: Konstanze in Die Entführung aus dem Serail für Kinder (SALZBURG, AUSTRIA)
Siobhan played Konstanze in this family-friendly production of Mozart’s Abduction from the Seraglio.
Conducted by Ben Gernon (Winner 2013 Salzburg Festival Young Conductors Award) and directed by Johannes Schmid.
SALZBURG FESTIVAL: Jeanne d’Arc (SALZBURG, AUSTRIA)
Siobhan played Saint Catherine in this important concert performance of Joan of Arc by Walter Braunfels (1882–1954). Manfred Honeck conducts the ORF Radio-Symphonieorchester Wien. Read the reviews here.
Siobhan Stagg played Pamina in The Magic Flute for children. Directed by Ulrich Peter and conducted by Kai Röhrig.
SALZBURG FESTIVAL: Mozart’s Der Schauspieldirektor (SALZBURG, AUSTRIA)
To celebrate the culmination of the Salzburg Festival’s Young Singers Project, the soloists perform a gala concert with Camerata Salzburg conducted by Theodor Guschlbauer. Siobhan sings the role of Mademoiselle Silberklang in Mozart’s comic singspiel, The Impresario.
As winner of the 2012 Italian Opera Foundation Award, Siobhan studies italian operatic style and the role of Gilda from Verdi’s Rigoletto with specialist conductors and teachers in Lucca, the birthplace of Puccini. Further intensive training took place in June in Venice, Jesi and Milan.
Melbourne Symphony Orchestra: ‘MOZART AND MAHLER’ (MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA)
Saturday 23 February 2013 @ 7pm, Sidney Myer Music Bowl, Melbourne (FREE EVENT)
On a special return visit from the UK, Siobhan joins with the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra for Mahler’s Fourth Symphony under the baton of one of Australia’s most vibrant conductors, Benjamin Northey.
Free entry. Gates open 4pm. Pre-concert entertainment from 5pm.
MARCH/APRIL 2013: RELEASE OF DEBUT ALBUM WITH PIANIST AMIR FARID
Following their victory as a duo in the 2012 Mietta Song Competition, Siobhan and Amir were invited to record Hymne à l’amour, an album of exquisite art songs for Move Records. CD track list includes songs by Liszt, Schubert, Elgar, Edith Piaf and a new song by Australian composer, Dermot Tutty. Watch the online trailer.
To order your copy, contact us.
To celebrate the release of her eagerly-awaited album, Siobhan returned from Europe for a special homecoming recital with award-winning pianist, Amir Farid. Proceeds were donated to local charity, Chances for Children.
The concert also featured guest artists Laura Page, Esita Morgan and Joelene Circosta who joined Siobhan for a special tribute to Sunraysia.
HYMNE A L’AMOUR: ALBUM LAUNCH (MELBOURNE)
April 2013, Melbourne Recital Centre Salon –SOLD OUT–
“To celebrate the release of their highly-anticipated art song album, Siobhan returns from Europe for this special recital with Melbourne’s beloved pianist, Amir Farid. Hymne à l’amour illustrates the frailty of the human condition through flirtations, deepest love and heartbreaking truths. Highlights of this captivating program include Edith Piaf’s Hymne à l’amour, Schubert Du bist die Ruh, Delibes Les Filles de Cadix, as well as works by Liszt, Duparc, Elgar and a new piece by Australian composer Dermot Tutty.”
ULTIMATE GALA CONCERT (CARDIFF, WALES)
May 2013, Wales Millennium Centre, Cardiff Bay.
As her time in Cardiff drew to a close, Siobhan featured in Dennis O’Neill’s Ultimate Gala 2013 with the young artists from WIAV and special guests Sophie Evans, Wynne Evans and Catrin Finch. Accompanied by the Cardiff Sinfonietta conducted by Jonathan Mann, Siobhan performed duets ‘Bei Männern welche Liebe fühlen’ from Die Zauberflöte (with baritone Moses Mackay) and ‘Meinetwegen sollst du sterben’ from Die Entführung aus dem Serail (with tenor Stephen Chambers).
SOUTHERN STARS: a lunchtime concert (RADYR, WALES)
May 2013 at Radyr Methodist Church.
Australian soprano Siobhan Stagg and New Zealand/Samoan baritone Moses Mackay presented music by Verdi, Wagner, Britten and others with Jane Samuel at the piano.
Camerata Wales: FAURE REQUIEM (CARDIFF, WALES)
Siobhan was guest soloist for Faure’s Requiem in concert with Camerata Wales conducted by Owain Arwel Hughes. The concert also featured baritone Moses Mackay, the Cardiff Polyphonic Choir and the Cardiff Ardwyn Singers.
HYMN TO LOVE (CAMBRIDGE, ENGLAND)
May 2013 at Lee Hall, Wolfson College, Cambridge.
A recital of exquisite love songs by Duparc, Liszt, Schubert and Australian composer Dermot Tutty, accompanied by pianist Chad Vindin.
WIAV OPERA GALA (CARDIFF)
June 2013 at Acapella Studios, Cardiff.
International tenor Dennis O’Neill presented his singers from the Wales International Academy of Voice (WIAV) in this final showcase for the academic year. Accompanied by Jane Samuel (piano).
Highlights of 2012
Siobhan’s performance as soprano soloist for Handel’s MESSIAH with the Royal Melbourne Philharmonic Orchestra at Melbourne Town Hall received rave reviews. Read what the critics said here.
Haydn CREATION at St Donats Castle, Wales. Siobhan stepped in at short notice as soprano soloist with the St Donats Atlantic Chorale and orchestra.
A Melba Farewell South Melbourne Town Hall. After four years studying on the Amelia Joscelyne Memorial Scholarship from the Dame Nellie Melba Opera Trust, Siobhan said farewell to Melbourne to further her career in the UK and Europe with a gala concert featuring 2012 Herald Sun Aria Winner Brenton Spiteri (tenor), 2012 Sydney McDonald Aria winner Stacey Alleaume (soprano), multiple award-winning pianist, Amir Farid, and ANAM chamber orchestra led by Paul Dean.
Ravel Scheherazade with the Orchestra of the Australian National Academy of Music conducted by Paul Daniel. Siobhan delighted audiences in this sold-out concert in Melbourne. Read the review. Listen again to the ABC broadcast on 2 October, 2012.
Brahms Requiem Sold out performance with the Star Chorale and Orchestra at the Elisabeth Murdoch Hall, Melbourne Recital Centre, conducted by Jane Elton-Brown.
Strauss’ Vier Letzte Lieder (Four Last Songs, arr. James Ledger) at the South Melbourne Town Hall with chamber orchestra led by ANAM Director, Paul Dean
Woodend Winter Arts Festival (WOODEND, AUSTRALIA) Four sold-out performances of cantatas by Handel and D Scarlatti, Mozart Exsultate Jubilate and Haydn Harmoniemesse.
Regensburg Early Music Festival (GERMANY) Making their European concert debut, Australian period ensemble La Compañia presented a program of Spanish and Italian songs to a sold-out audience at Tage Alter Musik Regensburg with Siobhan Stagg as guest vocalist.
Schumann Frauenliebe und Leben Melbourne Recital Centre. Also premiere of new composition by Australian composer Dermot Tutty, accompanied by pianist Eidit Golder with the Melbourne Art Song Collective.
TONOS HUMANOS– Guitar/voice recital with guitarist Geoffrey Morris as part of St John’s (Malvern) annual recital series.
waves Melbourne Symphony Orchestra Metropolis Series. Siobhan made up the vocal quartet for a performance of Steve Reich Music for Eighteen Musicians with American ensemble, eighth blackbird.
Montblanc Masterclass with Susan Graham and Malcolm Martineau at the Melbourne Recital Centre Salon. Accompanied by pianist Phillipa Safey, Siobhan performed Duparc Chanson Triste.
“LA MELODIA ANTICA” La Compañia: The Renaissance Band Early music experts, La Compañia explored the frottole, medieval Italian secular songs, as part of their series at the Melbourne Recital Centre.
Read the review.
Mozart GREAT MASS IN C MINOR South Melbourne Town Hall. Peter Tregear directed The Orchestra Project in a standing-room only performance of the World Premiere of Benjamin Gunnar-Cohrs’ completion of Mozart’s masterwork.
Read the review.
Bach St John Passion Stephen Layton directed this performance at the Melbourne Recital Centre with Ludovico’s Band, the Choir of Trinity College and the Consort of Melbourne.
Read the review.
“Melba’s Legacy: a Tribute on Australia Day” (NEW YORK) As part of the Church of the Transfiguration’s winter concert series, Siobhan paid tribute to Australia’s original diva, Dame Nellie Melba, accompanied by pianist Miloš Repický (Assistant Conductor, Metropolitan Opera).
“Marc’Antonio e Cleopatra” and “Abendmusik: The Splendour of the German Baroque” Peninsula Summer Music Festival. Conducted by Richard Divall AO OBE, Siobhan played Cleopatra to Dimity Shepherd’s Marc’Antonio with chamber orchestra led by concertmaster Rachael Beesley.
“The Art of Voice” Public masterclass with Dame Kiri Te Kanawa at the University of Melbourne Conservatorium of Music.
‘Glorious Baroque’ with the Australian Brandenburg Orchestra at City Recital Hall, Sydney. Siobhan was soloist for the Australian premiere of Zelenka’s Venus Aria from ‘Il Diamante’. Directed by Italian violin virtuoso, Riccardo Minasi.
Read the review.
“Siobhan Stagg & Benjamin Namdarian in Recital” (MILDURA, AUSTRALIA) The dynamic duo performed highlights from opera and musical theatre to a sold-out audience, raising funds for Arts Mildura’s Murray River International Music Festival.
For more details of past performances, please read Siobhan’s biography.