The german mezzosoprano Ulrike Karola Cieslik earned her Bachelor's degree in classical voice (concert/opera) with Elisabeth Schmock in 2018 from the Akademie für Tonkunst Darmstadt, after completing her studies in vocal pedagogy at the Peter-Cornelius-Konservatorium Mainz. Currently, she is working with soprano Marina Unruh ( and the pianist Klaus Bernhard Roth (Cologne).

She has participated in masterclasses with Prof. Thomas Heyer (Frankfurt/Main), Marina Unruh (Frankfurt/Main), Judith Lindenbaum (Cologne).

She is currently working as a freelance singer and voice coach. Her projects include working with the Junge Oper Rhein-Main ( As of 2020, she will be joining the Rhein-Main Chamber Choir ( In addition, she is currently working on a lied project with pianist Miklós Vajna (Backnang).

Besides her classical trained activity, Ulrike sings and teaches a range of music styles, from Musical to Jazz and Pop music. She writes and composes her own songs and is working with Stefan Geidel ( on further musical projects.