Pia Freund, soprano

Pia Freund studied at the Turku Conservatory and at the opera department of the Sibelius Academy. She is the winner of the Timo Mustakallio singing competition in 1991 and the Lappeenranta competition in 1992. She made her Paris début 1996 with the Orchestre national d´Île de France at Salle Pleyel, her London début 1998 with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, and her New York début in 2003 at Carnegie Hall.

Pia Freund has appeared with the Drottningholm Baroque Ensemble and the Scottish Chamber Orchestra. She has performed at several festivals in Finland and abroad. Her opera roles include Micaëla in Carmen, Pamina in Die Zauberflöte, Fiordiligi in Così fan tutte, Mimì in La Bohème and Clémence in Kaija Saariaho's L'Amour de loin.

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Kaija Saariaho

Chamber Works for Strings, Vol 2/2



Pia Freund, soprano

Marko Myöhänen, electronics

ODE 1242-2

Released 11/2016

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Kaija Saariaho: Trios

Steven Dann, viola
Pia Freund, soprano
Tuija Hakkila, piano
Mikael Helasvuo, alto flute
Florent Jodelet, percussion
Anssi Karttunen, cello
Ernst Kovacic, violin
ODE 1189-2

Released 09/2012

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Kaija Saariaho
Works for Orchestra

Christoph Eschenbach · Hannu Lintu · Esa-Pekka Salonen · Jukka Pekka Saraste
ODE 1113-2Q (4 CD)

Released 02/2012

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Kaija Saariaho
Cinq reflets de L'Amour de loin
Nymphea Reflection
Oltra mar

Pia Freund, soprano
Gabriel Suovanen, baritone
Tapiola Chamber Choir
Finnish RSO
Jukka-Pekka Saraste, conductor
ODE 1049-2

Released 09/2004

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