Taryn Fiebig

Guest Soprano, Illuminated

Helpmann Award-winning soprano Taryn Fiebig is one of Australia’s most popular and versatile artists. Her many roles as a principal soprano with Opera Australia have included Susanna in Le nozze di Figaro, Galatea in Acis and Galatea, Musetta in La bohème, Zerlina in Don Giovanni, Pamina in Die Zauberflöte, The Woodbird (Der Ring des Nibelungen) and many others.

In 2008/09, she sang the leading role of Eliza Doolittle in the national tour of My Fair Lady. Taryn won a Helpmann Award for her portrayal of Lucy in Bliss (which she sang in Sydney, Melbourne and at the Edinburgh Festival). She sang Esmeralda in The Bartered Bride for New Zealand Opera and is a regular soloist with the state symphony orchestras. Taryn returns to Opera Australia in 2015 as Pamina, Zerlina and Susanna (in a new production of Le nozze di Figaro): in 2016, she sings Pamina, Despina (in the new Cosi fan tutte) and Gutrune in Der Ring des Nibelungen. She will also appear as soloist with the Adelaide Symphony and the Australian Haydn Ensemble.