The young mezzosoprano Alice Lackner is internationally acclaimed as an opera, concert and song performer.
Alice Lackner worked as a soloist with orchestras such as the Rundfunksinfonieorchester Berlin, the Brandenburgisches Staatsorchester Frankfurt (Oder), or the L'Orfeo Barockorchester. In June 2019, she gave her debut in the Berlin Philharmonie with Lili Boulanger's "Psalm 130: Du fond de l'abîme" together with the Collegium Musicum and Donka Miteva.
In September 2019, she performed the "Stimme der Ungeborenen" in Richard Strauss' "Die Frau ohne Schatten" in the Berlin Philharmonie as well as in the Sala Palatului Bukarest, together with the Rundfunksinfonieorchester, the Rundfunkchor Berlin and Vladimir Jurowski.
As an opera singer, she recently performed the role of Nancy (Martha/Flotow) as a laureate of the Rheinsberg Kammeroper Festival. Furthermore, while still in her studies, she performed various soloist parts at the Theater Aachen, in operas such as Rusalka (Dvořak), Les Brigands (Offenbach) and Jenufa (Janaček).
Since 2017, Alice Lackner has been working on a regular basis with ensembles such as the NDR Chor, RIAS Kammerchor, Bayerischer Rundfunkchor, and the Berliner Rundfunkchor. This work has resulted in collaborations with conductors like Riccardo Muti, Andris Nelsons or René Jacobs; orchestras such as the Wiener Philharmoniker, Berliner Philharmoniker or the Freiburger Barockorchester; and concert halls such as the Elbphilharmonie Hamburg, the Paris Philharmonie, or the Suntory Hall Tokyo.
Alice Lackner studied with Prof. Kunz-Eisenlohr at the Musikhochschule Köln/Aachen until 2015 and worked with teachers such as Brigitte Fassbaender, Gerd Uecker, Robert Holl and Ulrich Eisenlohr. She received a scholarship from the Studienstiftung des deutschen Volkes and won prizes at the “Podium junger Gesangssolisten” competition in Essen (2015), the “cantatebach!” competition in Greifswald (2017) as well as the Kammeroper Schloss Rheinsberg (2019).
Alice Lackner also performs regularly with her Aix Alma Trio, which has been on tour in spring 2017 and in summer 2018.
Futhermore, she recently founded the Berlin-based trio meZZZovoce, with which she explores repertoire for three mezzosoprano-voices from the renaissance music up to contemporary pieces.
Alice Lackner is also a dedicated teacher: since 2015, she has been the vocal coach of the Junger Kammerchor Berlin.
She holds a Master's degree in sociology and is working as a research assistant at the Centre for East European and International Studies (ZOiS) Berlin (www.zois-berlin.de).