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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:

  • 23.11.2016 - Sondra Radvanovsky: "Manon Lescaut, Royal Opera House, London, review: The last act sparks into a proper Puccini high-voltage death scene"--The Independant

  • "...wonderful soprano Sondra Radvanovsky, whose girlish tones as she steps from the people-carrier already herald the hedonist she will become, and whose solid technique and beauty of tone accompany every stage of Manon’s trajectory." For the complete article, click here.

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  • 23.11.2016 - Sondra Radvanovsky in Manon Lescaut at the Royal Opera House: "Emotional power and a luminous central performance"--The Guardian

  • "...this revival scores most highly is in Sondra Radvanovsky’s Manon. Her clean, accurate and luminously voiced performance shows a discriminating sense of style that elevates her interpretation into a higher class of musicianship, and a keen appreciation of the text’s significance." For the complete article, click here.

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  • 08.11.2016 - Sondra Radvanovsky in Recital at the Gran Teatre del Licieu in Barcelona

  • Sondra Radvanovsky will perform at the Gran Teatre del Licieu in Barcelona, Spain on December 22 2016, with pianist Anthony Manoli. The recital will feature works by Donizetti, Rachmaninov, Massenet, Bellini, and more.  For more information and to purchase tickets, click here.  

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  • 24.10.2016 - Sondra Radvanovsky to star in Puccini's Manon Lescaut at the Royal Opera House

  • Sondra Radvanovsky stars in the title role of Puccini's Manon Lescaut at the Royal Opera House this November. Tenor Aleksandrs Antonenko stars as des Grieux and Antonio Pappano conducts. This will be the first revival of Jonathan Kent’s thought-provoking production of Puccini’s first operatic triumph sinces its premiere. On stage November 12 through December 12.  For tickets and more...

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  • 17.10.2016 - Sondra Radvanovsky: "...Strong Singing in Norma"--Classical Voice North America

  • "Sondra Radvanovsky was a powerful and convincing actress...Brilliant on top whether opening the throttle or floating at pianissimo, this imposing soprano can sound a tad leathery in the middle. “Casta Diva” was self-conscious in style and taken more slowly than it needed to be. Nevertheless, confrontations and proclamations were exciting and the duet with Adalgisa (the bright and...

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  • 14.10.2016 - Sondra Radvanovsky: "World Class Soprano Nails Norma"--NOW

  • "Sondra Radvanovsky's spectacular turn as the Druid high priestess plays to her considerable strengths: commanding presence, fiery dramatic intelligence and jaw-dropping vocal agility and accuracy. What she demonstrates here in a way she hasn't before in her previous outings with the Canadian Opera Company is an aching vulnerability, captured in several floating pianissimos. When these show...

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