Catalina Bertucci, chilean-italian Soprano. Shortly after the successful conclusion of her studies in Chile under M. Soledad Díaz, she graduated from her postgraduate studies at Hochschule für Musik Köln in the class of Prof. Barbara Schlick and from her graduate recitals with Prof. Gerhild Romberger at the Musikhochschule Detmold. She took part of Masterclasses with Andreas Scholl, Hedwig Fassbender, Angelika Kirchschlager, Margreet Honig and András Schiff, among others.
As a soloist Ms. Bertucci has performed in the most important concert halls, festivals and theaters in Chile and Germany with the greatest oratorio works such of Bach, Händel, Mozart, Haydn, Brahms, Rossini and Dvorak.
She won the following awards among other: the second place, audience award and orchestra Award at the 3. International Singing Competition „Vokal Genial“ Konzertgesellschaft München 2011; first place, the audience award, and the prize for best interpretation at the 35th International Music Competition Dr. Luis Sigall in Viña del Mar, Chile 2008.
Catalina Bertucci was engaged as an ensemble member at Landestheater Detmold. She sang at Semperoper Dresden (Feuersnot), Staatstheater Darmstadt (Ring des Nibelungen and Parsifal), Teatro Municipal de Santiago (Don Giovanni, Die Zauberflöte, The Rake's Progress), Staatsoperette Dresden (Die Zauberflöte, Cagliostro in Wien), Staatstheater Cottbus (Hänsel und Gretel), Theater Freiburg and Royal Theatre Norwich (Parsifal), Theater Ulm (Der Wildschütz) and at Händelfestspiele Halle (Acis and Galatea).
She sang in many concerts with CD recording: Mahler's 4th Symphony for "Mode”-Label New York; at the Early Music Festival Knechtsteden with Concerto Köln under Hermann Max ("Luther in Worms", Label cpo), and at the Prinzregententheater in Munich with Richard Strauss' opera "Feuersnot" with the Munich Radio Orchestra under Ulf Schirmer (Label cpo).
Catalina Bertucci gave in 2015 her opera debut in Switzerland as Pamina at the Opéra de Lausanne under Diego Fasolis.