„…her luxurious soprano, bright, classy and effortless…”
Soprano Slávka Zámečníková is one of the most promising singers, inspiring great expectations since her successes at Berlin State Opera, the Internationale Maifestspiele Wiesbaden as well as at Moniuszko Competition, Neue Stimmen Competition and Belvedere Competition in 2019. In the season 2020/21 she started her new engagement as a member of the ensemble of the Wiener Staatsoper with a great success as Norina in Don Pasquale, Frasquita in Carmen and Poppea in the premiere of Monteverdi’s L’incoronazione di Poppea under Pablo Heras-Casado. She rounded this off by singing the soprano part in the ballet premiere with Mahler’s 4th Symphony. At the beginning of the season she also made her debut as Contessa in the new production of Le nozze di Figaro in Hessisches Staatstheater Wiesbaden. This season at the Vienna State Opera includes Nannetta (Falstaff), Poppea (L’incoronazione di Poppea), Norina (Don Pasquale), Musetta (La Bohème), Sophie (Werther), Pamina (Die Zauberflöte), Euridice in the premiere of L’Orfeo (C. Monteverdi) and Hanne in the premiere of Die Jahreszeiten. In the spring 2022 she will make her debut as Donna Anna in the premiere of Don Giovanni at the Staatsoper Berlin under Daniel Barenboim. She will also sing Contessa in Le nozze die Figaro at the Maifestspiele 2022 in Wiesbaden. In 2019/20 she delighted audiences at Staatsoper Berlin as Nanetta (Falstaff) under the baton of Zubin Mehta and as Dircé in Medée.
Ms. Zámečníková has been awarded Third Prize at the prestigious international competition Neue Stimmen 2019 in Gütersloh as well as at the renowned International Hans Gabor Belvedere Competition in Villach. She has also been awarded Second Prize at the International Stanislaw Moniuszko Competition in Teatr Wielki in Warsaw and at the German national competition – Bundeswettbewerb Gesang Berlin 2018. She received First Prize at the International Competition Accademia Belcanto 2018 in Graz, at the International Antonín Dvořák Competition 2016 in Carlsbad and several other international competitions.