Léa Trommenschlager received her diploma at the Conservatoire de Strasbourg from the class of Henrik Siffert and Françoise Kubler, she also studied at the Musikhochschule Hanns Eisler in Berlin under Norma Sharp. In 2011 the artist graduated from the Académie du Festival d’Aix-en-Provence.
Her opera accomplishments include a part in A. Lavandier’s “De la Terreur des Hommes” presented in Paris with the Le Balcon ensemble and the role of Cleopatra in Handel’s “Giulio Cesare” in Berlin. In 2012 Léa participated in a tour of “Cher Erik Satie”, directed by Jean Bellorini. In 2013 she sung in Leah Muir’s “Wie man findet, was man nicht sucht” directed by M. Höppner and Fiordiligi in Mozart’s “Cosí fan tutte” directed by M. Zalite, both at the Deutsche Oper in Berlin, as well as the title role in R. Strauss’ “Ariane à Naxos” with Le Balcon conducted by Maxime Pascal, directed by B. Lazar, presented at the Théâtre de l’Athénée in ParisThe same year she participated in the production of “Doppelgänger” by D. Marton, created at the Schauspiel Stuttgart.
In the summer of 2014 the artist was invited to perform at festivals: in Aldeburgh, at Samuel Beckett – Happy Days Festival (with Julius Drake) and in Aix-en-Provence, where she sung, among others, R. Strauss’ “Vier Letzte Lieder” under the baton of Alain Altinoglu.
The spring of 2015 saw the release of her first album – Schumann’s “Myrthen”, recorded in collaboration with bass-baritone Damian Pass and pianist Alphonse Cemin.
Recently her soprano could be heard at Opéra de Lille, Théâtre de l'Athénée in Paris, Konzerthaus in Berlin, Théâtre du Châtelet, Théâtre des Salins in Martigues, Schauspiel in Stuttgart, La Criée in Marseilles and during La Folle Journée in Nantes and the Chekhov Festival in Moscow.
After her spring tour of Germany, during which she performed in Mahler’s “4th Symphony” under the baton of J. Klumpp, Léa Trommenschlager recorded Manuel Durão’s “Opus Magnus” opera for the radio with Podium ensemble.
This season, after her debut at the Opera de Lille with her role in A. Lavandier’s “Le Premier Meurtre” she will also be heard in Rihm’s opera “Jakob Lenz” in Salzburg, as well as during her performances with Mark Ducret and with Alphonso Cemin at the Théâtre Impérial de Compiègne. She will also sing in world premiere of Draghi’s “Il Terremoto” with Le Poème Harmonique under the baton of Vincent Dumestre in Kraków, as well as in “Initio” by T. Julien and P. Garcia Velasquez at Paris’ Théâtre national de Chaillot.