Soloist – Lydia Teuscher, Soprano
Born in Freibug, Lydia Teuscher sings in recital, concert and opera worldwide. On the concert platform she has sung in recital in London, Cologne and Antwerp, in concert with Helmuth Rilling and the Bachakademie Stuttgart, the Hanover Band in Brighton and London, with the Gürzenich Orchester, Cologne and Markus Stenz, with the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra and Sir Roger Norrington, with Double Bande and Rene Jacobs (with whom she has also recorded Telemann’s Brockes Messe), with the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment in London and on a tour to Korea and Japan, and with the Tonhalle Orchestra Zürich and David Zinman. She has toured Canada with Bernard Labadie and has toured Europe with Ton Koopman and the Amsterdam Baroque.
Other concert engagements include J.C Bach’s Lucio Silla with Ivor Bolton for the Salzburg Mozartwoche, Haydn’s Paukenmesse with the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra and Bernard Labadie, Bach’s B Minor Mass with Arcangelo and Jonathan Cohen, and Handel’s Aci, Galatea e Polifemo with Le Concert d’Astrée and Emmanuelle Haïm, as well as Haydn’s Die Schöpfung with the Kölner Kammerorchester and a tour of Vivaldi and Bach Magnficats with Il Giardino Armonico.
On the opera stage she has appeared in Berlin, Munich, Glyndebourne, Aix-en-Provence and Salzburg as Pamina, in Glyndebourne as Hänsel, Cherubino and Susanna and in Dresden as Pamina, Susanna and Gretel.