Soprano Anna Samuil is among the most sought-after Russian singers of her generation and has been steadily engaged as a soloist at the Staatsoper Unter den Linden in Berlin since 2004.
Anna’s international career quickly brought her to some of the most important stages in the world: La Scala in Milan, the Metropolitan Opera in New York, the State Operas in Munich, Dresden and Hamburg, the Opera Houses in Valencia, Lyon, Tel Aviv and Tokyo, Pittsburgh, and Baltimore, and the Grand Théâtre de Luxembourg.
A frequently invited guest at international festivals, she has enjoyed considerable success at the Salzburg Festival, in Aix-en-Provence and Edinburgh, at Glyndebourne, Verbier, and the Arena di Verona, as well as at the Maggio Musicale Fiorentino.
Anna has collaborated with renowned conductors such as Daniel Barenboim, Zubin Mehta, Sir Neville Marriner, Lorin Maazel, Antonio Pappano, Plácido Domingo, Dmitri Kitayenko, Kent Nagano, Manfred Honeck, Chung Myung-whun, Ivor Bolton, Kirill Petrenko, Vladimir Jurowski, Gustavo Dudamel, Andris Nelsons, Massimo Zanetti, and Donald Runnicles.
Directors who have guided her career are Franco Zeffirelli, Peter Stein, Andrea Breth, Jonathan Miller, Bernard Uzan, Achim Freyer, Jonathan Kent, Claus Guth, Guy Cassiers, Lindy Hume, and Marthe Keller.