Johanni Van Oostrum


Soprano Johanni van Oostrum was born in South Africa and graduated from the University of Pretoria. She has won acclaim primarily for her interpretations of the lead roles in operas by Mozart, Wagner, Janáček and Strauss. She has worked with conductors including Sir Simon Rattle, Ivor Bolton, Massimo Zanetti, Henrik Nánási, Antonello Manacorda, Stefan Solyom, Gianluca Marciano and Jan Willem de Vriend, and with such prominent stage directors as Harry Kupfer, Barrie Kosky, Tobias Kratzer, Florentine Klepper and Vera Nemirova.

This will be her debut at the Gran Teatre del Liceu.