From her 2005 operatic debut as Viclinda in I Lombardi at the Teatro Colón in Buenos Aires, soprano Daniela Tabernig has enjoyed a successful career throughout Latin America. In most recent seasons she has been heard as Mimi in La bohème in Montevideo, Uruguay, Fiordiligi in Così fan tutte, Desdemona in Otello and Mimi in La bohème at the Teatro Argentino in La Plata, and at the famed Teatro Colón as Maddalena in Andrea Chénier under the baton or Christian Badea, in the title role of Rusalka with conductor Julian Kuerti, as Nedda in I pagliacci opposite José Cura, and as Donna Anna in the Emilio Sagi production of Don Giovanni led by Marc Poillet.
Upcoming engagements in 2018 include the title role of Rusalka for Opera de Bellas Artes in Mexico City, Thomas Adès’ Powder her Face and Haydn’s Die Jahesrzeiten at the Teatro Colón, and Brahms’ Ein Deutsches Requiem with the Santa Fe Symphony Orchestra.
Miss Tabernig made her major role debut as Tatiana in Eugene Onegin for the Buenos Aires Lirica 2006 season. Since that time she has performed throughout Argentina as Micaela in Carmen, Marguerite in Faust, Pedro in Don Quichotte, Cio-Cio-San in Madama Butterfly, the title role of Jenufa, Amanda in György Ligeti’s La Grand Macabre, the title role in Alberto Ginastera’s Beatrix Cenci, Aricia in the world premiere of Marcelo Perusso’s Fedra, and Simona Fabien in Luigi Dallapiccola’s Volo di Notte.
Concert engagements by Miss Tabernig have included the Petite Messe Solonnelle and Stabat Mater of Rossini, the John Rutter Requiem, Strauss’ Vier letzte Lieder with the orchestras of Medellin, Colombia and Santa Fe, Argentina, Beethoven’s Missa Solemnis and Mahler Symphony No. 8 at the Teatro Argentino in La Plata and with Enrique Arturo Diemecke and the Buenos Aires Philharmonic, Mahler’s symphonies Nos. 2 and 4 with the Medellin Philharmonic, and Verdi’s Messa da Requiem with the Argentine orchestras of Cordoba, La Plata, and Santa Fe.
Daniela Tabernig was born in Santa Fe, Argentina. She studied at the Dance & Theater Constancio Carminio in Paraná, the Art Institute of the Teatro Colón, and the National Conservatory of Athens from which she graduated with high honors.
She lives in Buenos Aires and is a citizen of Argentina and Austria.