Throughout history, there have been many German women musicians who have made significant contribution to the field. The list includes many familiar and great German female musicians such as Clara Wieck Schumann, Fanny Mendelssohn Hensel, Nico, Elke Sommer, Kim Petras.
Lena Meyer-LandrutLena Meyer-Landrut
(Singer-songwriter)

23 May 1991

German

Clara Wieck SchumannClara Wieck Schumann
(Musician & Composer)

13 September 1819

German

Fanny Mendelssohn HenselFanny Mendelssohn Hensel
(Musician and Composer)

14 November 1805

German

Kim PetrasKim Petras
(Singer, Model)

27 August 1992

German

NenaNena
(Singer, Musician, Actor, Singer-songwriter)

24 March 1960

German

Elke SommerElke Sommer
(Actor, Singer, Painter, Model, Musician)

05 November 1940

German

Clara SchumannClara Schumann
(Pianist, Composer, Music educator)

13 September 1819

German

Nina HagenNina Hagen
(Actor, Singer)

11 March 1955

German

Angela GossowAngela Gossow
(Singer, Journalist, Writer, Songwriter)

05 November 1974

German

Lisa FischerLisa Fischer

German

Anne-Sophie MutterAnne-Sophie Mutter
(Violinist, Music educator)

29 June 1963

Swiss,German

Barbara OrbisonBarbara Orbison
(Record producer, Music publisher, Composer)

10 January 1950

German,American

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Fanny MendelssohnFanny Mendelssohn
(Composer, Pianist)

14 November 1805

German

Cosima WagnerCosima Wagner
(Composer, Writer, Director)

24 December 1837

German

Yvonne CatterfeldYvonne Catterfeld
(Actor, Voice actor, Singer, Songwriter)

02 December 1979

German

Julia FischerJulia Fischer
(Violinist, University teacher, Pianist)

15 June 1983

German

Hanna SchygullaHanna Schygulla
(Singer, Musician, Stage actor, Film actor)

25 December 1943

German,Polish

Deva PremalDeva Premal
(singer)

1970 AD

German

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Mandy CapristoMandy Capristo
(Singer, Model, Pianist)

21 March 1990

German

Anna Magdalena BachAnna Magdalena Bach
(Singer, Composer)

22 September 1701

German

Bettina von ArnimBettina von Arnim
(Writer, Salon-holder, Composer, Novelist)

04 April 1785

German

C.C.CatchC.C.Catch

31 July 1964

German

Catharina HagenCatharina Hagen

11 March 1955

German