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As one of the most sought-after singers in concerts and recitals and much acclaimed for her musical versatility, she frequently performs alongside leading orchestras and conductors in Europe and America. With a repertoire that ranges from ancient to contemporary music, she regularly appears with the London, Prague, Vienna, and Berlin Philharmonic orchestras; Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra; Staatskapelle Dresden; Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra; Cleveland and Philadelphia Orchestras; and with the foremost Baroque orchestras. Conductors she has worked with include Herbert Blomstedt, Semyon Bychkov, Riccardo Chailly, Sir Colin Davis, Sir John Eliot Gardiner, Valery Gergiev, Nikolaus Harnoncourt, René Jacobs, Mariss Jansons, Riccardo Muti, Sir Roger Norrington, Trevor Pinnock, Georges Prêtre, Sir Simon Rattle, and Franz Welser-Möst. Bernarda Fink is welcomed regularly in Argentina and at the main opera houses of Europe, and often appears in recitals at the Wiener Musikverein and Konzerthaus, Schubertiade Schwarzenberg, Concertgebouw (Amsterdam) and Wigmore Hall (London). Her discography comprises more than 50 releases, many of which have been awarded coveted prizes (Diapason d’Or, Grammy Award).
Recent project highlights include Schmidt’s Das Buch mit sieben Siegeln with Manfred Honeck; Debussy’s Pelléas et Mélisande (Geneviève) in London and Berlin with Sir Simon Rattle, and also at the Vienna State Opera; Mahler’s Third Symphony with the Philharmonia Orchestra; Mahler’s Second Symphony with the Mahler Chamber Orchestra under Daniel Harding; and Mahler’s Das Lied von der Erde with the late Jiří Bělohlávek.
In 2006, Bernarda Fink was awarded the Austrian Honorary Medal for Art and Science and in 2013, together with her brother Marcos Fink, the most prestigious cultural award of Slovenia sponsored by the Prešeren-foundation. In 2014 the Austrian Ministry of Arts awarded her with the title Österreichische Kammersängerin.