Randi Stene has established herself as one of the most important Scandinavian singers of her generation. She had her international opera debut in 1993 at the Theatre de Chatelet in Paris, singing Octavian/ DER ROSENKAVALIER to great acclaim in the international press.
Since then she has been a regular guest at The Metropolitan Opera House in New York, Covent Garden, Opera Bastille, Frankfurt, Theatre de la Monnaie (Bruxelles), Kungliga Operan in Stockholm, as well as The Opera in Oslo. She is also a member of the ensemble at the Royal Opera in Copenhagen.
Her concert engaments includes Salzburger Festspiele, Edinburgh-festival, Concertgebauw, Bergen Festspiele, and she has been working with prominent conductors like Bernard Haitink, Christoph von Dochnany, Andre Previn, Andres Nelsons, Mariss Jansons, Yannick Nezet-Seguin, Esa –Pekka Salonen, Jukka-Pekka Saraste, and Daniel Harding among others.
She is a dedicated Lied-singer and has been doing numerous recitals with Leif Ove Andsnes, Håvard Gimse, Burkard Kehring and Helmuth Deutsch and she has established her own Chamber Music Festival in Trondheim “Summersong at Ringve”.
She has a long list of CD -recordings with music by Zemlinsky, Schulhoff, Grieg, Sibelius., Delius, Strauss, Vivaldi and Dowland
Randi also appears in the highly acclaimed DVD-production of JULIUS CESARE/ Cornelia and Grammy – Winner of 2009, THE RING/ Fricka.
In 2009, she was announced Professor at the Norwegian State Academy of Music, and since 2013 she has been the Casting Director at the opera in Trondheim.
On Stage represents Randi exclusively in Denmark, Sweden, Norway, Finland and Iceland.