Lise Davidsen shot to prominence in summer 2015 when she was crowned winner of both the Operalia and the Queen Sonja competitions. She was also a triple winner at the 2015 Hans Gabor Belvedere Singing Competition in Amsterdam and was announced a 2015 HSBC Aixen- Provence Laureate and Statoil Talent Bursary Award winner. A graduate of the Royal Danish Opera Academy in Copenhagen and the Grieg Academy of Music in Bergen, Davidsen made her stage debut at the Royal Danish Opera in the 2012/13 season as the Dog and the Owl in The Cunning Little Vixen and appeared with Den Norske Opera and Bayerische Staatsoper since. In summer 16 she will make her debut with Frankfurt Opera for its Ring Cycle. Future engagements include leading roles with Opern Zürich, Glyndebourne Festival Opera and Royal Opera House Covent Garden.