Studied voice in Leipzig and Dresden. She was a scholarship holder of the Richard Wagner Verband Leipzig and, in 2001, of the German Music Council. Member of the Opera Studio at the Bühnen der Stadt Köln. She maintains a rigorous concert and recital schedule. She has had guest engagements at the Deutsche Oper Berlin, the Deutsche Oper am Rhein, and at the Aalto Theater Essen. She has been a member of the ensemble of the Oper Leipzig since the 2001/02 season, performing all major roles in her field, including Sextus in »La clemenza di Tito«, Eboli in »Don Carlo«, Venus in »Tannhäuser«, the Marschallin in »Rosenkavalier«, Geschwitz in »Lulu«, Fricka in »Das Rheingold« and »Die Walküre«, Venus in »Tannhäuser«, Kundry in »Parsifal«.