A group of voice teachers at Graduation 2014
Sylvia, Pamela Fry, Cathrine Cook, Patricia Craig and
the chair of Accompanying, Tim Bach
My husband, Matthias Kuntzsch, and myself at the BASOTI final party
Our first grandchild, Logan Zander Elsman, born December 28, 2011
This is Logan at 6 months
His first professional job photo!
At the wedding of our daughter,Alexandra
children, Christopher and Alexandra
At the Spinnaker Point Lagoon with
Bill Elsman and Alexandra, James
Alexandra and Sylvia after the play they were in together, "Wonder of the World" at the Spreckles Theater in Rohnert Park, CA, 2008
Sylvia's husband, Matthias Kuntzsch, Sylvia, Alexandra, and her husband, actor William Elsman
Christopher and Alexandra
St. Petersburg, Russia
Here we visited the Hermitage
A sweet street in
a cruise to the
My beloved Venezia!
The Paris opera
The Drottingholm Theater in Stockholm
My carriage in St. Petersburg!
An old beautiful building in Warnemuende, Germany
We try to take a vacation every year. This was our first cruise to Alaska. How beautiful! A fond rememberance. We also returned in 2013.
Sylvia Anderson and Matthias Kuntzsch
Gala Evening on Alaska Cruise
Lake Tahoe from our favorite Chart House restaurant
Our trip to Saxony and Prague, May 2010
The Semperoper in Dresden.
Sylvia at J.S. Bach's memorial
Mark Pinzow, my long-time friend and coach, at the Auerbach Keller (remember "Tales of Hoffmann" Act I and III) in
Romantic Prague, the Charles Bridge.
On the Charles Bridge!
The State Opera of Prague where Mozart's "Don Giovanni" had its world premiere.
On the Old Town Square
The National Theater of Prague where Mark Pinzow is head coach.
On to Frankfurt where I sang at the Opera for 5 years.
With my former student, Elza van den Heever after her performance of Elisabetta in "Don Carlo" at the Frankfurt Opera, May, 2010.
In Rome at the Fontana di Trevi, throwing in a coin to be sure that I go back there again soon
At St.Peter's in Rome
On the island of Santorini, Greece
In Ephesus, Turkey
The Parthenon on the Acropolis in Athens. Below it the Herodes Atticus Theater, where I sang Orff's "Antigone" in the Athens Festival a few years ago.
The island of Malta
has only 450,000 people
and it's a whole country!
The Palace in Malta
The monastery at Montserrat, Spain
Home of the Black Madonna
In front of a poster advertising "Carmen" at the Teatro del Liceu in Barcelona
The Teatro del Liceu in Barcelona where I sang many seasons with performances of the "Ring" and "Tristan und Isolde"
The amazing exterior
and interior of Gaudi's "La Sagrada Familia" in Barcelona