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Chen Reiss

The Israeli soprano CHEN REISS has been in leading roles in the Wiener Staatsoper, the Bayerischen Staatsoper, theThéâtre des Champs-Élysées, theTeatro alla Scala, the Semperoper Dresden, the Deutschen Oper Berlin, the Hamburgischen Staatsoper, at the Wiener Festwochen, at the Maggio Musicale Fiorentino, the Opera Company of Philadelphia and the Israeli Opera. Her opera repertoire includes among others Gilda (Rigoletto), Adina (L’elisir d’amore), Nannetta (Falstaff), Oscar (Un ballo in maschera), Marie (La Fille du régiment), Sophie (Der Rosenkavalier), Rosina (Il barbiere di Siviglia), Pamina, Ilia (Idomeneo), Servilia, Blonde (Die Entführung aus dem Serail), Susanna (Le nozze di Figaro), Zerlina (Don Giovanni), Despina (Così fan tutte), Euridice (Orfeo ed Euridice), Adele (Die Fledermaus) and the leading role in Das Schlaue Füchslein.  On her latest album, Chen Reiss presents a romantic arrangement with the title "Die Nachtigall und die Rose" together with the renowned pianist Charles Spencer. At the Wiener Staatsoper, she gave her debut in 2009 as Sophie and continued to sing roles like Pamina, Elvira, Waldvogel, Adina, Servilia, Ilia, Xenia, Gretel and Füchslein Schlaukopf.