“Borchert showed copious stamina as she tackled Mozart's ambitious writing in this aria […]. Her high range, wide vibrato and technical expertise created accomplished coloratura gestures and a very enjoyable performance.” (MusicalCriticism.com)
The German soprano has one of the finest voices of our time. The magazine Opernwelt chose her as the most promising young singer for her interpretation of the role of Sophie in Der Rosenkavalier at the Nationaltheater Mannheim. She is famous for her Mozart interpretations and performs regularly at all important German opera houses. Since 2004 she is singing the Erstes Blumenmädchen and the Erster Knappe in Parsifal at the Bayreuther Festspiele. In 2007 she was Konstanze in Die Entführung aus dem Serail with the Scottish National Opera and could be heared as Erstes Blumenmädchen/Erster Knappe in Parsifal with Daniele Gatti at the Teatro dell'Opera di Roma in January 2008. At the Landestheater Detmold she sang Antonia in Les contes d’ Hoffmann. In 2008 she was the Voce dal cielo in Don Carlo at the Teatro alla Scala and in 2011, she performed in Die Räuberbraut with the WDR. In 2013, Julia Borchert was Woglinde in Rheingold with the Rundfunk Sinfonierorchester Berlin in Bucharest, in autumn, she sang Ortlinde at the Palau les Arts in Valencia in the highly acclaimed production of Die Walküre of Carlus Padrissa (La Fura dels Baus) under the Baton of Zubin Mehta.
Julia Borchert has worked with conductors such as Pierre Boulez, Adam Fischer, Daniele Gatti, Michael Gielen, Daniel Harding, Philippe Jordan, Jun Märkl and Christian Thielemann.