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Deborah Voigt

American operatic soprano Deborah Voigt performs in opera houses and concert halls around the world.

American operatic soprano Deborah Voigt performs in opera houses and concert halls around the world. She is especially known for her performances in the operas of Richard Wagner and Richard Strauss, as well as some of the greatest heroines of Italian opera. An active recitalist and performer of Broadway standards and popular songs, Voigt has released numerous albums. She also appears regularly, as both performer and host, in the Metropolitan Opera’s The Met: Live in HD series.

Deborah Voigt appears in the following:

Part 3 - The Enigma of Richard Strauss

Wednesday, June 11, 2014

Richard Strauss was an intensely private man, and many felt he wore a mask in public, never showing his true self.  

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Part 2 - Strong Women Dominate Strauss Operas

Tuesday, June 10, 2014

The operas of Richard Strauss are dominated by female voices, and many of his fifteen operas are named for their female stars.

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Part 1 - Epic Tales Well Told: Strauss's Tone Poems

Monday, June 09, 2014

Strauss first came to international attention writing tone poems, his virtuoso symphonic works that portray stories, characters, and even philosophical ideas.

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Music is a Holy Art: A Richard Strauss Celebration

Sunday, June 08, 2014

Strauss soprano Deborah Voigt hosts this one-hour radio documentary, presented by WQXR, in celebration of the 150th anniversary of the birth of Richard Strauss. 

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Soprano to Soprano, with Deborah Voigt and Diana Damrau

Saturday, May 03, 2014

This Saturday at 12:30 pm on WQXR, guest host Deborah Voigt has a tête-à-tête with soprano Diana Damrau about vocal color, career choices and singing "My Fair Lady" in German.

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