Hailing from Trinidad and Tobago, soprano Jeanine De Bique, is a former member of the Wiener Staatsoper. In 2017, she gave highly acclaimed debuts at the Salzburg Festival as Annio in a new production of La Clemenza di Tito by Peter Sellars and at the BBC Proms with the Chineke! Orchestra in works by Handel, followed by concerts of La Clemenza di Tito throughout Europe with MusicAeterna, conducted by Teodor Currentzis.
Other recent highlights include Rodelinda at Opéra de Lille and Théatre des Champs-Elysées, Arvo Pärt’s Como cierva sedienta with the Konzerthausorchester Berlin under Iván Fischer, her debut at De Nationale Opera Amsterdam as Annio, Rachel in Kurt Weill’s Die Verheissung with the MDR Symphony Orchestra under Kristjan Jaervi and Brahms’s Ein deutsches Requiem with the Munich Philharmonic under Lorin Maazel.
Highlights in 2018/19 include concerts with Mahler’s Symphony no 4 with Teodor Currentzis and MusicAeterna in Munich, Milan, St. Petersburg and Budapest, New Year’s concerts with the Deutsches Symphonieorchester Berlin, Handel’s Messiah with the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra as well as returns to De Nationale Opera Amsterdam for the lead role of Aida in the world premiere of Michael Hamel’s opera Caruso in Cuba and to the BBC Proms.