Gabriela Scherer


Born in Zürich. She studied voice at the Mozarteum in Salzburg, and participated in numerous masterclasses. She is a prize-holder of the Interntaional Vocal Competition held by the Schloss Rheinsberg Chamber Opera, and has been a guest at the Pfingstfestspiele in Baden-Baden. From 2009-2011 she was a member of the ensemble at the Bavarian State Opera in Munich. Shortly thereafter, she began singing lyric dramatic soprano roles, such as Elsa in Lohengrin, Eva in Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg, Agathe in Der Freischütz, and the title roles in Arabella and Ariadne auf Naxos. She was a guest at the Theater Lübeck and the Opéra National de Paris during the 2016/17 season. She joined the ensemble of the Oper Leipzig in 2019, singing roles such as the Countess in The Marriage of Figaro, Agathe in Der Freischütz, Elisabetta in Don Carlo, Freia in Das Rheingold, Gerhilde in Die Walküre, and Guturne in Götterdämmerung. She appeares in 2020/21 as Elsa in Lohengrin.