TRISTAN UND ISOLDE

 

 

Luana DeVol's transition into the Hoch-Dramatisch Fach occured in the Fall of 1996 with her debut as Isolde in Wagner's 

TRISTAN UND ISOLDE

Luana Isolde
Luana Isolde

in a new production directed by renowned singer and opera director Brigitte Fassbaender and conducted by 

Philippe Augin.

In June 1997 she was chosen by director Willy Decker for his new production in Leipzig (Photo lef) with Jiri Kout conducting. Luana Isolde

For her portrayal of Isolde in Leipzig, as well as that of Elektra in Basel, she was named 

SINGER OF THE YEAR 1997  

in the European opera magazine, OPERN WELT

Luana Isolde