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Pumeza Matshikiza

Described as "one of today's most exciting new operatic voices" (Independent), South African soprano Pumeza Matshikiza is one of today’s rising opera stars. An exclusive Decca Classics recording artist, her debut album “Voice of Hope” was released in 2014. Her second album “Arias” with arias by Puccini, Catalani, Ravel and Mozart and songs by Fauré was released in May 2016.

Latest News:

  • 13.03.2017 - Pumeza Matshikiza appears in concert in South Africa

  • Ms. Matshikiza returns to her home country of South Africa this month, to present a concert at the Linder Auditorium. The performance takes place on March 16 in Johannesburg, and also features another rising star in the opera world, soprano Noluvuyiso Mpofu. Ms. Matshikiza's voice has been described with such glowing accolades as "Dusky, overtone-rich, abundantly sensuous, the timbre has fullness, freshness and purity alloyed to the darker tones of an almost-Callas like palette." (Opera Magazine)

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