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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:

  • 06.08.2018 - Sondra Radvanovsky: Anna Bolena at the COC review

  • "The Canadian Opera Company saved the best for last this season staging Anna Bolena as a vehicle for the soprano Sondra Radvanovsky. On opening night, April 28, she was on top form, singing with a kaleidoscope of tone colours, her voice completely secure and beautifully focused. In the very long Mad Scene, she was indefatigable. Her Anna was complex, with a full range of emotions - fear, fury,...

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  • 08.07.2018 - Sondra Radvanovsky: Roberto Devereux at the San Francisco Opera

  • For six performances from September 8 - 27, Sondra Radvanovsky sings Elisabetta in Roberto Devereux at the San Francisco Opera. With Riccardo Frizza on the podium, Russell Thomas stars as the title role, Jamie Barton sings Sara and Artur Ruciński portrays the Duke of Nottingham. For more information and tickets, click here.

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  • 23.05.2018 - Sondra Radvanovsky to Appear In Recital At Koerner Hall In Toronto

  • Deemed "an essential artist" by The New York Times, soprano Sondra Radvanovsky continues to astound audiences around the world with her magnificent portrayals of opera's great dramatic heroines. Toronto audiences have the rare opportunity to experience Radvanovsky's artistry in the intimacy of a recital setting, on Saturday, November 24 at 8pm at Koerner Hall, with pianist Anthony Manoli,...

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  • 21.05.2018 - Sondra Radvanovsky: Il Trovatore in Paris

  • From June 20 until July 13, Sondra Radvanovsky stars as Leonora in Verdi's Il Trovatore at the Opéra Bastille. Željko Lučić portrays Il Conte di Luna, Anita Rachvelishvili sings Azucena and Marcelo Alvarez sings Manrico. Maurizio Benini conducts. For more information and tickets, click here.

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  • 14.05.2018 - Sondra Radvanovsky Reigns Supreme in the COC's Anna Bolena

  • Sondra Radvanovsky has become renowned for the title role and further cements her stature as a local favourite. There is a lot of lovely vocalism which she accomplishes with stunning power, but she also adds an edge of anguish and hysteria (very appropriate of course)."The title role is one of the most challenging soprano roles in the repertoire. Lucky for the Canadian Opera Company, they have one of...

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  • 04.05.2018 - Star Sondra Radvanovsky’s vocals lead Canadian Opera Company to triumph with Anna Bolena

  • By Gaetano Donizetti and Felice Romani. Corrado Rovaris, conductor. Directed by Stephen Lawless. Canadian Opera Company. Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts. May 3. Plays to May 26. Opera should not be only about the lead singer. But the Canadian Opera Company’s season-closing production of Gaetano Donizetti’s Anna Bolena is worth the 31/2-hour commitment for...

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