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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:

  • 29.05.2017 - Sondra Radvanovsky presents a recital and masterclass in Philadelphia

  • Ms. Radvanovsky joins Opera Philadelphia as their 'Inaugural Festival Artist' in recital for one night only on September 17 at the Perelman Theater. She is joined my collaborative pianist Anthony Manoli in an exciting program which is yet to be revealed. Opera Philadelphia's ground breaking operatic experience consists of seven operatic "happenings" staged over 12 days in 6 venues across the...

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  • 21.05.2017 - Sondra Radvanovsky “is a complete Tosca” – Los Angeles Daily News

  • "Radvanovsky, on the other hand, is a complete Tosca. Her jealousy can explode like a firestorm, as can her passion. She has just the right combination of spinto edge and dulcet tone. Her rendition of the pleading aria, "Vissi d'arte" produced one of the most enthusiastic ovations in some time. She also wields a mean dagger, which she uses to great effect to dispatch the demon on Rome. Her climatic...

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  • 15.05.2017 - Daily Trojan: Tosca impresses with intricate details

  • "Sondra Radvanovsky's return to the eponymous role of Tosca is thrilling. Already known for her work as Tosca in the LA Opera's production in 2013, Radvanovsky's experience with the complexities of Tosca's character and songs shines through in her bold performance. Her control of voice is spectacular, enhancing the emotions of the scenes with her shifts from strong, loud vibratos to soft, graceful...

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  • 07.05.2017 - Sondra Radvanovsky stars as Amelia in Zürich

  • Ms. Radvanovsky travels to the Opernhaus Zürich to star as Amelia in Verdi's Un Ballo in Maschera this summer. In a David Pountney production she is joined by Marcelo Alvarez as Gustavo III, George Petean as Renato, Marie-Nicole Lemieux as Ulrica. Fabio Luisi leads the Philharmonia Zürich in all performances on from June 7 -24. For performance information and tickets, click here

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  • 06.05.2017 - Sondra Radvanovsky "brought down the house" as Tosca (LA Times)

  • "Much of the hype preceding the performance revolved around the Tosca du jour, the American Canadian soprano Sondra Radvanovsky, who reportedly wowed audiences here in 2013. She did it again Saturday, revealing the full spectrum of Tosca's ever-shifting mix of diva temperament and devout religiosity. Her voice was huge and opulent, the timbre sometimes reminiscent of that of the supreme Tosca of the...

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  • 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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