Idunnu Münch


Idunnu Münch made her UK debut singing Dido in Purcell’s Dido and Aeneas in 2018. Since, she returned to English National Opera and was named a Harewood Artist with the 2019/2020 season. She worked with producers Tatjana Gürbaca, Daniel Kramer, Harry Kupfer, David Pountney, Emma Rice. 

The German mezzo-soprano made her festival debuts at Salzburg in 2013, Verbier in 2017 and Buxton in 2021. Idunnu Münch debuts at Opéra national du Rhin and Teatro alla Scala in Milan followed during the 2017/2018 season with Smaragdi in Zandonai’s Francesca da Rimini and at Komische Oper Berlin with Nimbavati in Handel’s Poros in 2019. A member of the Stuttgart’s Opera Studio from 2015 to 2017, she performed Cherubino in Mozart’s Le nozze di Figaro, Olga in Tchaikovsky’s Jewgeni Onegin and Mary in Wagner’s Der fliegende Hollander. 

Idunnu Münch made her BBC Proms’ debut in 2019 and will sing with Münchner Philharmoniker for the first time in 2021. She performed with BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, Camerata Salzburg, Mozarteumorchester Salzburg, Münchner Rundfunkorchester, Nürnberger Symphoniker, Orchestra del Teatro alla Scala di Milano, Vienna Philharmonic and under the baton of conductors including Ivor Bolton, Charles Dutoit, Antony Hermus, Lothar Koenigs, Fabio Luisi, Esa-Pekka Salonen, Franz Welser-Möst.

Longborough debut: Dorabella/Così fan tutte (2021)