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DENiZ UZUN

mezzo soprano

Praised for her “phenomenal, concise and clear voice” (Süddeutsche Zeitung), “great projection” (Bachtrack) and commended for the “ warmth and poise” of her sound (Seen and Heard International), Turkish-German singer Deniz Uzun brings her unique cultural background and artistry to each role she performs.

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BiOGRAPHY

about deniz uzun

Supported from an early age, mezzo-soprano Deniz Uzun's first performances regularly took place both on the opera stage of the Nationaltheater Mannheim, and at concert events in Germany and abroad. Today, her international performing career encompasses a growing list of awards and honors and includes a series of exciting house debuts, both in recent seasons and on the horizon.

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season highlights

21/22

Deniz's upcoming 2021-2022 season features a number of exciting debuts including the title roles in Dido and Aeneas with Teatro Massimo, Mascagni's Zanetto in Zürich, and Carmen with the Salzburg State Theatre as well as the role of Olga in Eugene Onegin with The Dallas Symphony.

DIDO AND AENEAS   Teatro Massimo

EUGENE ONEGIN   The Dallas Opera

CARMEN  /  Salzburg

CALENDAR

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"AN OBViOUS PRESENCE"

"Uzun [...] has an already obvious presence. One always pays attention to her. Hearing her, her alto voice is almost a phenomenon, concise, clear and of a volume that you don't associate with such a slim body.” 

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MEDiA

look + listen

View press and production galleries, as well as audio and video of Deniz's performances.

IN REVIEW

press + features

"From the Young Artist Soloists Deniz Uzun peaks out as the housekeeper Florence. Not only did she fascinate with her voluminous, free sounding, velvet mezzo-soprano, but also did she make us laugh with her portrayal of the extremely morally strict, obedient to her mistress, but actually quite cunning and concentrated on her own interests and pleasure."

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ALTERNATiVE MUSiC

non-classical performances

Equally at home in alternative genres of music, Deniz's artistic portfolio highlights a passion for world music, which has always accompanied her musical path, whether it is rearranging traditional Turkish folk songs or improvising on themes of Benjamin Britten.

CONNECT

WiTH DENiZ

management + social media

Deniz is represented by Opern-Agentur Kurisdem & Tschaidse. For booking inquiries, contact them below. Keep up with Deniz's latest news and announcements by following her on social media.

Elene Tschaidse / Opern-Agentur Kursidem & Tschaidse

Connect on Social Media

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ALYUVAR

mannheim, germany

Explore Deniz's portfolio of alternative, experimental performances and world music, including live concert appearances as a member of her former international band Alyuvar.

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