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Dorothee
Mields

soprano

Dorothee Mields is a leading performer of seventeenth- and eighteenth-century music. She is popular with audiences and critics alike for her unique timbre and moving interpretations. Mields also performs contemporary music, having sung works by such composers as Beat Furrer, Hans Werner Henze and Pierre Boulez. She is a vocal teacher at the Royal Conservatoire in The Hague since 2016.

The German soprano performs regularly with ensembles including Collegium Vocale Gent, Bach Collegium Japan, the Netherlands Bach Society and Klangforum Wien, working with such conductors as Ivor Bolton, Hans-Christoph Rademann and Christoph Spering.

As a chamber musician, Mields has collaborated on projects including Duft und Wahnsinn with lutenist Lee Santana and viola da gamba player Hille Perl, and Birds with flautist Stefan Temmingh.

Her steadily growing discography includes a number of award-winning recordings, including Wie schön leuchtet der Morgenstern with Lautten Compagney and Inspired by Song with flautist Stefan Temmingh.

Dorothee Mields made her first solo appearance in Bach’s St Matthew Passion under the direction of Philippe Herreweghe in April 2004 and returned in December 2017 for Bach’s B minor Mass, again under the baton of Herreweghe.

Dorothee Mields is a leading performer of seventeenth- and eighteenth-century music. She is popular with audiences and critics alike for her unique timbre and moving interpretations. Mields also performs contemporary music, having sung works by such composers as Beat Furrer, Hans Werner Henze and Pierre Boulez. She is a vocal teacher at the Royal Conservatoire in The Hague since 2016.

The German soprano performs regularly with ensembles including Collegium Vocale Gent, Bach Collegium Japan, the Netherlands Bach Society and Klangforum Wien, working with such conductors as Ivor Bolton, Hans-Christoph Rademann and Christoph Spering.

As a chamber musician, Mields has collaborated on projects including Duft und Wahnsinn with lutenist Lee Santana and viola da gamba player Hille Perl, and Birds with flautist Stefan Temmingh.

Her steadily growing discography includes a number of award-winning recordings, including Wie schön leuchtet der Morgenstern with Lautten Compagney and Inspired by Song with flautist Stefan Temmingh.

Dorothee Mields made her first solo appearance in Bach’s St Matthew Passion under the direction of Philippe Herreweghe in April 2004 and returned in December 2017 for Bach’s B minor Mass, again under the baton of Herreweghe.