Photo:: Monika Rittershaus

 

 

Next performance:  

Theater an der Wien Elias (Witwe) F. Mendelssohn

Condutor: Jukka- Pekka Saraste Stage: Calixto Bieto

16. 18. 20. 23. 25. 27. February

 

 

                 -"-

Le Nozze di Figaro
Royal Opera House, London Conductor: .
Sir John Eliot Gardiner
Stage: Sir David McVicar

,,...As Countess Almaviva the
Swedish soprano Maria Bengtsson ....was terrific. To start with she sang one of the finest accounts of  ´Dovo sono´ I have ever heard in the theatre, the second verse in a perfectly controlled piano, the stretta  nimble yet full-voiced. It was exquisite.... She won the audience over with her sense of perplexed injury, and she looked gorgeous...."
 

Published in Opera - The world´s leading opera magazine - in November 2013 by Russ McDonald