Petra Hoffmann received her training in singing under Elsa Cavelti. She has appeared on countless occasions in opera houses in Brussels, Madrid, Lisbon, Stuttgart and Venice. As a well sought performer of contemporary music she is regularly invited to international New Music festivals. Her active concert life has led to collaborate with Maurizio Pollini, Claudio Abbado, Michael Gielen, Ingo Metzmacher, and Sylvain Cambreling. Numerous CD and radio productions document her wide ranging repertoire.