Karin Lovelius


Was born in Sweden, and completed her vocal education at the Operastudio 67 in Stockholm and at the Sibelius Academy in Helsinki. She has appeared at Carnegie Hall, Théâtre du Capitole, The Royal Swedish Opera, The Finnish National Opera, Malmö Opera, Semperoper Dresden, Die Theater Chemnitz and Belgrade Opera with roles such as Erda »Siegfried«, Grimgerde and Schwertleite in »Die Walküre«, Fricka in »Das Rheingold« and Mary in »Der fliegende Holländer«. She has been a member of the ensemble at the Oper Leipzig since the 2010/11 where her roles include Klytämnestra (»Elektra«), Herodias (»Salome«), Jezibaba (»Rusalka«) and Judith (»Bluebeard’s Castle«). 2021/22 she appears as Mary in »The flying Dutchman«and the second Norn in »Götterdämmerung«.