Ana Puche

Picture Ana Puche was born in Barcelona, Spain in 1981, She started early on her own   borntown music schooll. On  2006 she finished the regular voice and music formation with the Diplom given by the Musical School of Barcelona (Spain), ESMUC. She complemented her Studies with Erasmus Scholarship at the Music University of Vienna (Universität für Musik und Darstellende Kunst Wien),. After that

2006/7 Postgraduate Studies at the Music University of Vienna, Opera Department.

2007/8 Opera Studio at the Staatstheater Nürnberg (Germany). She received voice lessons from Enedina Lloris, Francisco Poyato, Assumpta Mateu, Prof. Claudia Visca, Prof.Orlowsky and Prof. Theimer.

Since 2004 till today she recived private lessons from Prof. Helena Lazarska in Vienna.
She  won some Competitions and Scholarships like:
2005 Scholarship Anna Riera, Barcelona (Spain).
2006 5. Prize at the Concurso Internacional de canto Manuel Ausensi (Internatinal Singing Competition Manuel Ausensi, Spain) .
1st Prize and Prize of the Public at the International Singing Competition Klassik-Mania in Vienna (Austria).

2007 1st Prize at the Scholarships Montserrat Caballé-Bernabé Martí from Ibercaja, Zaragoza (Spain). Scholarship Concurso Angel Vegas , Madrid (Spain).
2008 Finalist at the Concurso Internacional de Canto de Bilbao (International Singing Competition of Bilbao, Spain). Study Scholarship given by the City of Bilbao (Spain). Study Scholarship for the AIDM of Roma (Italy).
2009 Semifinalist in Operalia 2009.
2010 Prize of the Foundation of Mikulás Schneider-Trnavsky for the best song interpretation by Mikulás Schneider-Trnavsky (Slovakei)

Has played the next Characters: Serpina of the opera La Serva Padrona from Pergolesi (Lleida), Grilletta of the Lo Speziale from Haydn at the Teatre Lliure de Barcelona, Krugui of the El bosc de Farucàrun from Odena at the Teatre Lliure de Barcelona, Aminta of the Il re pastore from Mozart at the Sala Winthertur en Barcelona, Rosalinde of the operette Die Fledermaus from J.Strauß at the Schlosstheater Schönbrunn in Vienna, Marzelline of the opera Fidelio from L. Beethoven  in Operklosterneuburg in Viena (Austria), La voce dall’ Celo of the opera Don Carlo from G. Verdi, Sandmänn at Hansel y Gretel, Edelknabe at Lohengrin, Erste Waise at Rosenkavalier, Barbarina at Le Nozze di Figaro in Staatstheater Nürnberg (Alemania), Zerlina at the opera Don Giovanni from Mozart in Opera Klosterneuburg (Vienna) “Die Csárdasfürstin” (The Gypsy Princess) (Stasi) from Kálmán at the Festival Golling (Àustria). “ La Primera Cançó” M. Vila in Foyer del Teatro del Liceo, «Il Trovatore»  from Verdi (Inés) at the Gran Teatro del Liceo. “Carmen” from Bizet (Micaela) in Operklosterneuburg and “La Boheme” from Puccini (Musetta) in Golling (Austria). “Parsifal” from Wagner (Knappe i Blumenmädchen) at  Gran Teatre del Liceu. ”La cançó d’amor i de guerra” from Valls (Catrineta) at Palau de la Música Catalana and l’Auditori d’Enric Granados, Lleida. Next production will be “Le Grand Macabre” from Ligeti (Amanda) at Gran Teatre del Liceu. With the Conductors F. Wesler-Möst,M. Boder, A. Orozco-Estrada, Ph. Pointner, Ch. Prick, Ch.Gedschold, M. Armiliato and K. Penderecki among others.

As a Oratorio Soloist she has sung the D Major Mass from O. Nicolai, the Requiem and  Mass Coronation from W.A. Mozart, the St. Nicholas Mass from J. Haydn, Stabat Mater from G.B. Pergolesi and the Requiem from G. Fauré, Die Schöpfung fom Haydn, Paukenmesse from Haydn,  “ Seven Gates of Jerusalem” la 7a Sinfonia de K. Penderecki.

Soloist of the Augustiner Church of Vienna where she has recorded the Coronation Mass from W.A.Mozart,the Vesperaes Solennes from Confesore and the Requiem from Mozart. She has made many Chamber Music concerts, especially of Lied and with her Vocal Duo A’s de Veus.

Extract from Ana Puche’s Website

Francisco Vas and Ana Puche have performed together in: