Mireille Delunsch, soprano was born in Alsace, France. She began her musical career learning piano and is a graduate in Musicology. She had her debut as soprano at the Opéra du Rhin in Boris Godounov.
Since 1998 she has been singing on both national and international stages in Paris, Bordeaux, Tours, Milano, Brussels, Copenhagen, Salzburg and at the Aix-en-Provence Festivals.
Her repertory spans from Monteverdi to Varese, and includes Mozart roles such as Contessa, Fiordiligi, Vitellia, Elvira, Elettra as well as the role of Violetta in La Traviata, Poppea, the Governess in The Turn of the Screw, Elsa in Lohengrin, Katia Kabanova, Jenufa, Louise and Valentine in Les Huguenots.
She has worked with conductors Marc Minkowski, Jean-Yves Ossonce, Simon Rattle, Daniel Harding, and with directors like Klaus Michael Grüber, Luc Bondy, Peter Mussbach, Peter Brook and Michael Haneke.
More recently, she has sung Poulenc’s Stabat Mater conducted Paavo Järvi at Salle Pleyel; the title role of Salome at the Opéra de Bordeaux; and La Voix Humaine at the Opera de Marseille. Mireille Delunsch has directed the production of the Dialogues des Carmélites at the Opéra de Bordeaux and at the Angers-Nantes Opéra.