Julia Helena Bernhart


After graduating in singing from the University «Mendelssohn-Bartholdy» in Leipzig, German mezzo-soprano Julia Helena Bernhart specialized in Lied repertoire at the University of Trossingen and studied privately with Charlotte Lehmann. She was a member of the Young Singer Project of the Salzburg Festival, under the musical direction of Daniele Gatti and the production of Stefan Herheim.


Winner of numerous competitions for young artists, her repertoire includes works by C. Gounod, W. A. Mozart, G. Rossini, J. Strauss, R. Strauss, as well as an extensive concert program. She regularly holds lieder recitals, concerts at the Bach Festival in Leipzig and has been a soloist with Beethoven's 9th Symphony at the Glocke Bremen, the NDR Funkhaus Hannover and the Laeiszhalle in Hamburg.


Recently Julia Helena sang Tisbe in Cenerentola at the Teatro Sociale in Como, Teatro Donizetti Bergamo and in other Italian opera houses, the role of Thruth in G. F. Händel's oratorio The Triumph of Time and Truth at the Oper oder Spree Festival in Neuzelle (D) and Cleone in Alessandro by G. F. Händel at the Theater Bamberg with the Junge Deutsche Philharmonie Orchestra conducted by Gottfried von der Goltz.


In concert she has sung Mendelssohn-Bartholdy's Elias, Bruckner's solo parts Mass in F minor, Mozart's Requiem, Bach's Magnificat, Vivaldi's B minor Mass, Christmas Oratorio and Vivaldi's St. Matthew's Passion.


Future engagements include Tisbe in Cenerentola in Como, Fermo, Fano and Modena.

Composer Opera
G. Bizet Carmen Mercedes  
A. Dvorak Rusalka  2. Elfe Staatstheater Cottbus
    3. Elfe Staatstheater Cottbus
C. Gounod Faust Siebel  
  Romeo et Juliette Stephano  
G. F. Händel Ariodante Ariodante  
  Alcina Ruggiero  
E. Humperdinck Hänsel und Gretel Hänsel University of Drama and Music Leipzig
J. Massenet Werther Charlotte  
C. Monteverdi L’Incoronazione di Poppea Nerone  
W.A. Mozart Le nozze di Figaro Cherubino University of Drama and Music Leipzig
  Cosi fan tutte Dorabella  
  Die Zauberflöte 2. Dame University of Music and Drama Leipzig
  Don Giovanni Zerlina  
  Idomeneo Idamante  
  La clemenza di Tito Annio  
J. Offenbach Les Contes d’Hoffmann Nicklausse  
G. Puccini Madama Butterfly Suzuki  
G. Rossini Il Barbiere di Siviglia Rosina  
  La Cenerentola Angelina  
J. Strauss Die Fledermaus Prinz  Orlofsky   
R. Strauss Der Rosenkavalier Octavian  
G. Verdi  Rigoletto Maddalena  
R. Wagner Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg 2. Lehrbube Salzburger Festspiele
J.S. Bach H- Moll Messe   Hamburg
  Matthäuspassion   Hamburg
  Weihnachtsoratorium   Hamburg
L.v. Beethoven 9. Sinfonie   Laeiszhalle
      Glocke Bremen
      NDR Hannover
M. Charpentier Te deum   Balingen
R. Keiser Markus-Passion   Hamburg
Mendelssohn-Bartholdy Elias   Mittelsächsisches Theater Freiberg, Döbeln
W.A. Mozart Orgelsolomesse   Hamburg
  Requiem   Leipzig
  C- Moll Messe    
  Exsultate, jubilate    
C. Saint-Saens Oratorio de Noel   Hamburg
A. Vivaldi Magnificat   Hamburg
  Gloria   Hamburg