The highly acclaimed mezzo soprano Andrea Baker has an astounding range of repertoire. Her interpretations range from Amneris in Aida, Fricka in Die Walküre and the title role in Carmen to Mescalina in Le Grand Macabre and Nen -Nen in Dominique Legendre’s world premier of The Bird of Night. Her most recent performances of Serena in Porgy and Bess at the 2010 Edinburgh International Festival have been unanimously hailed as a major success. The Independent of London wrote: “Andrea Baker’s Serena was the undoubted star of the show, her coppery, Mahlerian Mezzo charged with intensity”
Her collaborations with conductors include, Zubin Mehta, Sir Simon Rattle, Donald Runnicles, Richard Hickox, Antonio Pappano, Philippe Auguin, and Adam Fischer. Operatic and Concert engagements have led her to many of the worlds greatest opera houses and concert halls, they include: Sydney Opera House, The Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London, Palau de les Arts, Valencia, Bayerische Staatsoper, Munich, Deutsche Oper am Rhein, Düsseldorf, Salzburger Festspielhaus, Salzburg , Teatro del Maggio Musicale, Florence, Cité de la Musique, Paris, Berlin Philharmonie, Royal Albert Hall, London.