The soprano Nina-Maria Fischer was born in Berlin. At the University of Arts Berlin she graduated with distinction studying with Carola Höhn. 

She was a finalist of the Concurso internacional de canto Alfredo Kraus, of the New York international vocal competition, won the international singing competition Kammeroper Schloss Rheinsberg and was Semi-Finalist of the concorso lirico internazionale di Katia Ricciarelli in Ravello. 

Recently she gave her debuts as Donna Anna at the Opernfestspiele Glatt and as Konstanze in Die Entführung aus dem Serail at the Scheidegg Summer Festival.

She sang leading roles, such as Vi in Gershwins Blue Monday and Lady Betty in the european premiere of Blitzsteins Triple-Sec, at Konzerthaus and Komische Oper Berlin. At the Neuköllner Oper Berlin she sang Ida in the Wolrd-Premiere of Enric Palomars Bazaar Cassandra.

At the 24. Champions League Finals she performed the UEFA Anthem in the Olympic stadion Berlin.

Her engagements include appearances at the Konzerthaus Berlin, Neuköllner Oper Berlin, Komische Oper Berlin, Deutsche Oper Berlin, Junges Musiktheater Hamburg and numerous Festivals, with the Stourbridge Orchestra, Wernigerode Philharmoniker, Brandenburger Symphoniker, working e.g. with Steven Sloane, Evan Christ and José Miguel Pérez-Sierra.


Amongst her performances were Porgy and Bess, Coplands american songs, Agathe in Der Freischütz, Contessa in Le nozze di Figaro as well as the Queen of the night in Die Zauberflöte,

Indolende in the Berlin Premiere of Martinus Les trois souhaits and Giunone in La Calisto.


In 2008 she made her debut as Pamina in Die Zauberflöte in Hamburg.

former productions

 Donna Anna 

in "Don Giovanni"

W.A. Mozart






Opernfestspiele Glatt

Jul 2017

Conductor: Sven Gnass

Director: Lars Franke


in "Die Entführung aus dem Serail" 

W.A. Mozart



Sep 2016

Conductor: Wolfgang Schmid, Katsiaryna Ihnatsyeva-Cadek

Director: Alexander Irmer



in "Blue Monday"

George Gershwin


Lady Betty 

in "Triple-Sec"

Marc Blitzstein

(european premiere)


Konzerthaus Berlin and

Komische Oper Berlin 

Mar 2015

Conductor: Evan Christ

Director: Tobias Ribitzki 



Ida-Marie Frühauf 

in "Bazaar Cassandra"

Enric Palomar
(world premiere)

Neuköllner Oper Berlin

Oct/Nov 2014

Conductor: Hans-Peter Kirchberg

Director: Mario Portmann 



Porgy and Bess 

George Gershwin

(Concert version Russell Bennet)


American folksongs 

Aaron Copland


 Schlossfestspiele Wernigerode

Aug 2014

Philharmonic orchestra Wernigerode

Conductor: Christian Fitzner




Nina Valencia / Indolende

in "Les trois souhaits" 

Bohuslav Martinů


Uni.T Berlin

Jul 2014
Conductor: Errico Fresis

Director: Frank Hilbrich