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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.

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  • 23.03.2016 - Pumeza Matshikiza's new album 'Arias' now available for pre-order

  • Pumeza Matshikiza's newest album release on the Decca Classics label, titled 'Arias,' is now avaialble for pre-order via Amazon, and will receive its international release on May 13. Tracks featured highlight much loved arias from the operatic canon, including "Sì. Mi chiamano Mimì" from Puccini's La Bohème and "Song to the Moon" from Dvorák's Rusalka, in addition to treasured art songs like Fauré's "Après un rêve"and Montsalvatge's "Punto de habanera" from Cinco canciones negras. A complete track listing is available on Google Play, which also has the CD download available for pre-order.

    Pumeza's debut album on Decca Classics - 'Voice of Hope' - features a selection of classical works as well as traditional African pieces. More information including links to purchase can be found at the following link.

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