Danish soprano Philippa Cold studied in Odense, Stockholm and Copenhagen. Based in Copenhagen she is currently exploring her new repertoire with Danish Wagnerian soprano Eva Johansson.
Philippa Cold is the winner of the 3rd prize in The Lauritz Melchior International Singing Competition 2020 singing Sieglinde from Die Walküre and Senta from Der fliegende Holländer in Musikkens Hus in Aalborg with Aalborg Symphony Orchestra and conductor Ralf Weikert in the presence of Her Majesty Queen Margrethe II.
In 2023 she will sing Sieglinde and Gutrune in Elsinore Chamber Opera’s “The Ring in one evening” by Wagner and the Countess in Mozart’s The Marriage of Figaro with the opera company Nontardar.
Philippa Cold is covering Donna Anna in Glyndebourne's new production of Mozart's Don Giovanni by director Mariame Clément and conductor Evan Rogister in the 2023 Festival Season.
In 2024 she will once again join Elsinore Chamber Opera for a production of Mascagni's Cavalleria Rusticana as Santuzza.
She sang Mahler’s Rückert Lieder with South Denmark Symphony Orchestra in the summer of 2022.
In the same year she was Blumenmädchen in Wagner’s Parsifal with Danish National Symphony Orchestra and conductor Adam Fischer.
Philippa Cold sang the role of Alice Ford in Falstaff with Den ny Opera in Esbjerg in August 2021 as well as Fiordiligi in Mozart’s Così fan tutte with opera group Nontardar on tour in all of Denmark in season 21/22.
She appeared as Proserpina in Monteverdi's L'Orfeo at The Royal Danish Opera with Concerto Copenhagen and conductor Lars Ulrik Mortensen in 2020.