The Soprano Mine Yücel, born and raised in Germany delighted the audience and Press with her performance of Fiordiligi (Cosi fan tutte). The critics of the German paper “Die Welt” distinguished her as a fascinating Soprano with an “agile, animated Voice”. Besides her longer engagements in the companies Wuppertaler Bühnen and Staatstheater Meiningen, Mine Yücel is freelancing throughout Germany in theatres such as Oper Köln, Staatstheater Braunschweig, Staatstheater Meiningen and Cottbus, Wuppertaler Bühnen and Theater Hagen showcasing her diversified repertoire. Micaela, Konstanze, Sylva Varescu, Musetta, Gilda, Saffi, Fiordiligi and Giulietta are roles that accompanied her career since 2006. In the season 2018/2019 she embodied the role of Gabriele in Schoecks rewritten libretto of Das Schloss Dürande in the much discussed and reviewed production of Staatsheater Meiningen. Important stages in her concert career include New Year’s Concerts at Tonhalle Zürich and Laeiszhalle Hamburg, Solo recitals at the Norddeutsche Radiophilarmonie – Tage and the Braunschweig Classix Festival, four last songs by Strauss in a semi-staged production at Wuppertaler Bühnen and Theater Hagen, the soprano parts in Verdi- , Brahms- and Mozart requiem, Paulus and Mozarts C- Minor Mass, only to mention a few.
In the coming season, aside from her concerts she will again be seen as Sylva Varescu in a production of the Staatstheater Cottbus, as well as Konstanze at Staatstheater Meiningen.
She began her education with Cordula Sodt, studied with Prof. Richardson – Smith at the College of Music Hanover and further with Prof. Kelly – Moog at the College of Music Cologne. She graduated with Honors and attained her diploma and Master of Music. She enriched her singing by attending master classes with famous singers and conductors: Ks Mirella Freni, Edda Moser, Ks Anna Tomowa – Sintow, Ks Anja Harteros, Prof. Gerd Uecker, Prof. Thomas Heyer and Prof. Dunja Vejzovic.
The young Soprano was granted a scholarship by the Richard Wagner Society. She is the Winner of Opernspiele Munot, Schlossoper Haldenstein and Kammeroper Schloss Rheinsberg.
For further details, please see Mine Yücel´s CV here.