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Sondra Radvanovsky

Soprano Sondra Radvanovsky is a globally celebrated artist. The depth and exquisite color of her voice are matched by her dramatic acting ability and versatility across a remarkable range of repertoire, from the title roles in Rusalka and Lucrezia Borgia, to Roxanne in Cyrano de Bergerac and the title role in Manon Lescaut. She is widely regarded as one of the premiere Verdi sopranos alive today, as well as one of the premiere interpreters of bel canto.

Latest News:

  • 29.04.2017 - LA Weekly:Sondra Radvanovsky Wields Her Voice Like a Weapon in L.A. Opera's Revival of Tosca

  • "But it wasn't director John Caird's theatrical elements that set the capacity crowd ablaze at Saturday night's premiere. Rather, the two lead singers' intense vocal pyrotechnics were the main reason the place buzzing with so much excitement afterward. As the titular heroine who tries in vain to save her lover from the Roman police during Napoleon's invasion of Italy, American-Canadian soprano Sondra...

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  • 17.04.2017 - OperaWire: Climbing Mount Everest – Sondra Radvanovsky On Her Evolution in Bellini’s ‘Norma’

  • "Every major discipline has its proverbial "Mount Everest," the pinnacle achievement. The moment of "arrival" in which the person can feel a sense of accomplishment that few others, or only the true greats, have accomplished. In the soprano operatic repertoire, Bellini's "Norma" is often viewed as that proverbial peak due to its taxing and wide-ranging nature. Lili Lehmann, one of the most important...

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  • 29.03.2017 - Sondra Radvanovsky stars in concert with LA Opera

  • Sondra Radvanovsky travels to LA Opera to star alongside Placido Domingo, Diana Damrau, and Nicholas Testé in a concert to celebrate the 10th anniversary of Domingo – Colburn – Stein Young Artist Program on April 1. This special concert will feature favorite arias, duets, and ensembles. For tickets and performance information, click here

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  • 22.03.2017 - Resmusica:“Sondra Radvanovsky éblouit le monde”

  • "Sondra Radvanovsky éblouit le monde entier par sa technique superlative. Son Aïda sublime l'année dernière avait mis Bastille à genoux. Forgée aux rigueurs du bel canto, cette technique éblouissante lui permet de varier les couleurs d'une voix à la fois puissante et ductile et de délivrer des pianissimi impalpables et suspendus qui font...

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  • 13.03.2017 - “Sondra Radvanovsky is a musical superstar” –

  • "A while back we suggested that the conductor/music director got special efforts from his performers. It could be something else, too. For some time sportscasters have found it normal that the achievements of a superstar tend to raise the level of performance of his teammates. Could the same be true in music? For example, there is no question in my mind that soprano Sondra Radvanovsky is a musical...

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  • 02.03.2017 - Sondra Radvanovsky stars as 'Tosca' in Los Angeles

  • Sondra Radvanovsky embodies opera's most famous diva, Floria Tosca at LA Opera on April 22, 27, 30, May 2, 5,and 7. Ms. Radvanovsky reprises her acclaimed portrayal of 'Tosca' in the revival of the John Caird's electrifying production. Russell Thomas sings Cavaradossi and the dynamic love triangle is completed with Ambrosia Maestri and Greer Grimsley alternating the role of Scarpia. Maestro James...

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