From 2001 Mrs. Stille
is a principle at the Royal Opera Copenhagen. Her repertoire includes: Agathe
(Der Freischütz), Lucia (Lucia di Lammermoor), Lulu (Lulu), Mimi (La Bohème),
Donna Anna (Don Giovanni), Alice (Falstaff), Violetta (La Traviata), and so on!
Gisela Stille has
performed with various orchestras in various countries: The Dew Fairy (Hänsel
und Gretel) with the Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra conducted by Mark Elder.
Grieg Songs with I Pomeriggi Musicali in Mayland. Symfony nr 9 by Beethoven in
Palermo, Italy. Schubert´s mass in A major in Brussels conducted by Walter
Weller, and a tour in Great Brittain with Elvis Costello, performing his Secret
Songs written specially for Gisela. She has sung Judas Maccabäus with the
Danish National Radio Orchestra under Robert King, and Händel´s Messiah with
the Swedish Radio Symfony Orchestra. She
sang Vier Letzte Lieder by R. Strauss in Oslo cunducted by Thomas
Sondergård, and the sopranosolo in Brahm´s Requiem in Cardiff also conducted by
has included Alban Berg´s Lulu in a very successful production by Stefan
Herheim in Oslo and Copenhagen, conducted by Michael Boder, then at the
Semperoper Dresden, conducted by Cornelius Meister. She also sang Matilde in Wilhelm Tell at the
Welsh National Opera, Donna Anna in Don Giovanni at the Savonlinna Opera Festival, had her
debut as Salome, and Helene in Les Vepres Siciliennes at the Royal Danish
Opera, and sang Agathe in Der Freishütz at the Semperoper Dresden. In 2019 Gisela Stille will perform in Haydn's Die Schöpfung with Copenhagen Royal Chapel Choir.
In the summer 2013 and
2014 she sang Pamina at the opening of the spectacular Zauberflöte at the
Bregenzer Festspiele, staged by David Pountny, conducted by Patrick Summers.
will be her debut as Desdemona in Otello at the Royal Opera in Copenhagen. She
will also sing Lucia in the successful staging of The Exterminating Angel,
written by Thomas Ades, and performed in Salzburg, London, and at the Met. She
will sing Matilde in Wilhelm Tell in a new production at the Victorian Opera in
Melbourne Australia, and perform a concert version of Weber`s Oberon at Oper Graz.
Gisela Stille has been
a finalist in the Queen Sonja´s International singing competition, as well as
the Belvedere Competition in Vienna where she got the price from the
She has recieved the Leonine Sonning music
prise, and in 2001 she was the recipient
of the Birgit Nilsson personal Award.
She has also become Ridder af Dannebrogordnen (Night of Dannebrog) by HM The
Queen of Denmark.