Australian soprano Caroline Wenborne, is a member of the ensemble at the Vienna State Opera, where she has performed roles such as Fiordiligi (Cosi fan tutte) and Donna Anna (Don Giovanni).
Caroline can be heard as Gutrune on the Deutsche Grammophon Wagner’s Ring Cycle with Christian Thielemann, recorded at the Vienna State Opera in 2011.
During the course of her engagement at the Staatsoper,
Caroline’s performed and covered repertoire includes Mimi (La bohème), Countess (The Marriage of Figaro), Donna Anna (Don Giovanni), Fiordiligi (Cosi fan tutte), Vitellia (La Clemenza di Tito), Desdemona (Otello), Amelia (Simon Boccanegra), Alice Ford (Falstaff), Elisabetta (Don Carlo), Nedda (Pagliacci), Alcina (Alcina), Antonia (Les contes d’Hoffmann), Anna (Nabucco), Marianne Leitmetzerin (Der Rosenkavalier), fünfte Magd (Elektra), Ein junges Mädchen (Moses and Aaron), Clothilde (Norma), Lora (Die Feen), Gerhilde (Premiere Die Walküre), Erste Dame (Die Zauberflöte), Gutrune and Dritte Norn (Götterdämmerung – Premiere), Isotta (Die Schweigsame Frau), Karolka (Jenůfa), Berta (The Barber of Seville), Ellen Orford (Peter Grimes), Elsa (Lohengrin), Eva (Die Meistersinger), Elisabeth (Tannhaüser).
Caroline has performed with many distinguished conductors, including Seiji Ozawa, Daniele Gatti, Adam Fischer, Donald Runnicles, Franz Welser-Moest, Ivor Bolton, Peter Schneider, Marco Armiliato and Jeffrey Tate. In the 2014/15 season she will perform with Sir Simon Rattle in Götterdämmerung and also with Semyon Bychkov in the premiere of Khovanschina.