Violeta Urmana - soprano - press release
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Violeta Urmana - music

Articles 2010

CD reviews of Parsifal – 04.01.2011

„ … Violeta Urmana darf im zweiten Akt als einzige Figur einmal verführerische Töne anschlagen. Gerade aber die ‚sündige‘ Färbung dieser, ...Parsifal recording - Mariinsky 4 SACD MAR0508

Reviews about "Tristan und Isolde" in Dortmund, Lucerne, Birmingham and London


“ … As Isolde, Violeta Urmana gave an impassioned account, and her range was secure, ringing out across the auditorium with pin-point exactitude. Conveying the ...Violeta Urmana as Isolde on tour in Lucerne, Dortmund, Birmingham and London

Reviews about "Tristan & Isolde" at the Proms, August 2010

“ …. though Violeta Urmana is heading for greatness as Isolde if her ecstatic singing was anything to go by. …”
The Guardian, August 2, 2010

“ … Tristan and Isolde's ...Violeta Urmana as Isolde at the Proms 2010

Reviews about "Attila" at the Met - February 2010

“ … Odabella’s heroic resolve comes through in music filled with daring vocal leaps and bursts of defiant coloratura, and the soprano Violeta Urmana dispatched the part with fearlessness and ...Violeta Urmana as Odabella in Attila at the Met

Reviews about "Tosca" at the Lyric Opera of Chicago - January 2010

" ... Looking beautiful and glamorous in Marcel Escoffier's still sumptuous gowns -- first worn by Maria Callas when this Franco Zeffirelli staging bowed at London's Covent Garden 46 ...Violeta Urmana as Tosca at the Lyric Opera of Chicago

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