Regina Daniel is an Australian Dramatic Coloratura Soprano, currently based in Berlin Germany. She studied at the Sydney Conservatorium of Music’s Opera Studio. She was Young Artist for Pacific Opera in 2009 and 2010, and attended the Lisa Gasteen National Opera Studio in 2012 and 2013 on full scholarship.
Regina was the 2014 recipient of the prestigious Dame Joan Sutherland Award from the Australian Opera Awards Committee. She has won the National Aria Competition, been a finalist in the McDonald's Operatic Aria Competition, and was runner-up in the MTO-German Australian Opera Grant in 2013.
Possessing a unique voice with ravishing coloratura and top notes with bell-like clarity, she specialises in the demanding dramatic high coloratura repertoire. Regina is a seasoned performer, singing Queen of the Night regularly with Opera Australia. She recently made her debut in China, singing Queen of the Night for the Australian International Opera Company.
Roles performed include First Lady, and Papagena in Die Zauberflöte for Opera Australia; Amina in La Sonnambula; Marguerite in Faust; the title role in Angelique; Rosalinda in Die Fledermaus; Berenice in L’occasione fa il ladro; Giulia in La scala di seta; Belinda in Dido and Aeneas; Zerlina in Don Giovanni; Yum-Yum in The Mikado; Lola in Gallantry; Olimpia in Prima Donna. She is also a seasoned Oratorio singer, performing soprano solos such as Carmina Burana and The Messiah. She has also appeared as soloist with the Queensland Symphony, and the Willoughby Symphony Orchestras, as well as live broadcasts with ABC Classic FM, Fine Music FM, and 4MBS FM.