Theresa Pilsl


In 2020, Theresa Pilsl was awarded the prestigious Emmerich Smola Prize of the Südwestrundfunk (SWR) and also received the prize of the orchestra. She was also a prizewinner at the International Singing Competiton for Baroque Opera ‘Pietro Antonio Cesti’ in 2018 and the Bundeswettbewerb Gesang (Berlin) the same year. Her great passion lies in lieder singing. As a fellow of the Liedakademie, she is very connected to the Heidelberger Frühling. Theresa has performed recitals at the Pierre Boulez Saal Berlin, the Konzerthaus Vienna and sang Haydn’s Creation with the Akademie für Alte Musik Berlin. She completed her bachelor’s and master’s degrees at the UdK (Berlin University of the Arts) and the Hochschule für Musik Hanns Eisler Berlin. Theresa is also a graduate of the Internationale Meistersinger Akademie 2019. Parallel to singing, she studied medicine at the Charité and is a scholarship holder of the Konrad-Adenauer Foundation.