Described as ‘a stunning Gilda’ and ‘a hugely talented artist’, soprano Chen Reiss has performed leading roles at the Vienna State Opera, Bavarian State Opera, Theatre des Champs-Elysees, Teatro alla Scala, Semperoper Dresden, Deutsche Oper Berlin, Hamburg State Opera, Wiener Festwochen, Maggio Musicale Fiorentino, Opera Company of Philadelphia and the Israeli Opera.
Accompanied by the Berlin Philharmonic and Sir Simon Rattle, Ms Reiss sang on the soundtrack to the film Perfume. A frequent soloist at important concert venues worldwide, Ms Reiss has sung with distinguished conductors such as Daniel Barenboim, Ivor Bolton, Rafael Fruhbeck de Burgos, Daniele Gatti, Daniel Harding, Manfred Honeck, Marek Janowski, Paavo Jarvi, James Levine, Fabio Luisi, Zubin Mehta, Donald Runnicles, Ulf Schirmer and Peter Schneider.
She has given concerts at the Salzburg, Ludwigsburg, Rheingau and Lucerne Festivals, as well as in Carnegie Hall, Vienna’s Musikverein and the Palais des Beaux-Arts in Brussels. Other concert appearances include the Staatskapelle Berlin, Gewandhausorchester Leipzig, Munich Philharmonic, Radio Symphony Orchestra Berlin, Orchestre de Paris, Mozarteum Orchestra Salzburg, Pittsburgh Symphony, Munchner Rundfunkorchester, Orquesta de Valencia, Oviedo Filarmonia, Atlanta Symphony, New Japan Philharmonic, Minnesota Orchestra, La Chambre Philharmonique and the Israel Philharmonic.
In the 2010/11 season Ms Reiss was invited to sing song recitals at the Tonhalle Dusseldorf and at the Gstaad festival with Charles Spencer, as well as a solo recital at the Laeiszhalle in Hamburg with Alexander Schmalcz. She has given solo recitals in Carnegie Hall, Philharmonie Berlin, Prinzregententheater (Munich), Schleswig-Holstein Music Festival, Bad Kissingen Festival, Konzerthaus Dortmund, Philadelphia Museum of Art and Alice Tully Hall.