Violeta Urmana - soprano - press release
Violeta Urmana - portrait

Io fui cosi rapita al sol
mirarlo in volto.

Vincenzo Bellini, Norma

Violeta Urmana - music

Articles 2006

Aida at La Scala, December 2006

"Even more impressive was Violeta Urmana's Aida: the first two acts
were truly great, with words urgently delivered within a broadly
arching legato line, the high placement of the ...Aida at Milan

Wagner, Parsifal : Bavarian State Opera, Munich, 29.07. 2006

(...) "By contrast, barring any miracles, the singing in Munich is certain to beat that in the Bayreuth's Festspielhaus hands down. Violeta Urmana was a stunning Kundry, fearlessly and ...Kundry at Munich

What the media says:

Dresdner Neueste Nachrichten
Saturday/Sunday, April 1-2, 2006

Brava Norma!
Concert version of Bellini opera meets with acclaim at the Semper Opera House

„(...) The ...Norma at Dresden

Interview with Violeta Urmana, Tuesday February 14, 2006

by Tim Ashley.

'My voice decides what's good for me'

First she was forced to sing mezzo roles. Then she was invited to be president of Lithuania. Violeta Urmana ...The Guardian interview

Lieder from Strauss, Liszt, Berg

Classics Today, January 2006

Artistic Quality 10/10 Sound Quality

Violeta Urmana's beautiful voice and powerfully expressive singing enliven this well-planned lieder recital ...CD reviews

Please also look at "press" in the German and Italien versions!