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Golda Schultz, a notable soprano in the opera world, was born in Cape Town, South Africa, in 1983. Schultz has made a lasting impact on the operatic landscape with her beautiful voice and tremendous repertoire, which have allowed her to grace prestigious venues and festivals worldwide.
Early Life and Education
Born in Bloemfontein, Golda Schultz was raised by a mathematics professor. She started her musical career by studying singing at the University of Cape Town, which laid the groundwork for her future success. After enrolling at the esteemed Juilliard School in New York, Schultz worked with renowned voice coaches Johan Botha, Kiri Te Kanawa, and Michelle Breedt to hone her craft.
Schultz’s path into the world of opera began when she enrolled at the opera studio between 2011 and 2013, and then continued when she joined the Bavarian State Opera’s ensemble from 2014 to 2018. She assumed a variety of roles, demonstrating her aptitude and adaptability and her capacity to give life to a wide range of personalities. From 2013 to 2015, Schultz also had a major impact at the Klagenfurt City Theater.
A turning point in Schultz’s career came in 2015 when she made her debut on the esteemed Salzburg Festival stage, playing the role of Sophie in “Rosenkavalier.” This was her first public appearance on the worldwide opera stage.
The 2016 La Scala in Milan was filled with the sound of Schultz’s voice as she sang the part of Susanna in “Le nozze di Figaro.” Re-entering the Salzburg Festival in 2017, she played Vitellia in “La clemenza di Tito,” which cemented her reputation as a leading operatic actress.
Another noteworthy event of 2017 was Schultz’s maiden performance at the Metropolitan Opera in New York, where she enthralled spectators as “Pamina” in Mozart’s “The Magic Flute.” This was a turning point in her global career, demonstrating her capacity to perform well on one of the biggest platforms in the world.
Golda Schultz’s skill extends beyond the operatic stage, as she showed on December 19, 2020, when she sang in the WDR Christmas performance at St. Mary’s Basilica in Kevelaer. Her mesmerizing performances of Max Reger’s Mariä Lullaby and Pietro Mascagni’s Ave Maria gave the event a festive feel.
Who is Golda Schultz’s Husband?
Golda Schultz is married and lives in Augsburg but there is no information about her husband.