Judging Panel 2020

Anna Larsson
Anna Larsson
Swedish Court Singer
About Anna Larsson
Swedish Court Singer Anna Larsson made her international debut in Mahler's second Symphony with the Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra and Claudio Abbado in 1997, and her opera debut as Erda in Wagner's Das Rheingold at Staatsoper Unter den Linden Berlin the year after, conducted by Daniel Barenboim.

Anna Larsson has successfully created almost all of the mezzo and soprano roles at the greatest opera houses of the world.

In concert, Anna Larsson is a highly acclaimed interpreter of Gustav Mahler's works. She regularly sings with all the great orchestras; Berliner Philharmoniker, New York Philharmonics, Wiener Philharmoniker, the Orchestra of the Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia and London Philharmonic orchestras.

In December 2010, Anna Larsson was appointed Swedish Court Singer and recieved a gold medal from King Carl XVI Gustaf of Sweden, and in 2011 she opened her own concert house, Vattnäs Concert Barn, in the village Vattnäs near Mora in Dalecarlia.