Maria Francesca Mazzara, Soprano
Maria Francesca Mazzara

Maria Francesca Mazzara

Soprano
Bio: Born in Palermo, after having studied classical dance, she graduated in opera singing, with full marks at the Bellini Conservatory of Palermo. He has attended numerous masterclasses with important singers. Currently he is perfecting himself in the art of bel canto with the great soprano Luciana Serra. Winner of numerous international opera competitions. In 2021 she is Lucia in Lucia di Lammermoor as cover in the production of the Teatro Massimo di Palermo directed by Roberto Abbado, she will sing in the role of solo soprano in Carmina Burana by Carl Orff for the Magnetic Opera Festival 2021 and in August she will be Violetta in La Traviata by Giuseppe Verdi at the Ancient Theater of Taormina for the Sicilia Classica Festival. In 2020 she is Norina in Donizetti's "Don Pasquale" at the Opera Română Craiova (Romania), soprano soloist in Carl Orff's "Carmina Burana in Catania, participates in a lyric recital for the concert season of the" Amici della Musica "of Alcamo broadcast streaming. Due to the pandemic, she is unfortunately forced to cancel the tuornée at the Baku Opera House (Azerbaijan) where she was invited to sing the role of Violetta Valéry in La Traviata by G. Verdi and a tounrée in Abbruzzo with the Symphony Orchestra Abbruzzese. Specialist in the role of Violetta Valèry in Traviata, she is defined by critics as: "soprano with a rich vocalism who firmly masters the emotional excursus and psychological deepening, the undisputed protagonist in all three acts". In 2019 she is Violetta Valéry in La Traviata by Verdi at Teatro Massimo of Palermo, Rosina in Rossini's Il Barbiere di Siviglia at Filharmonia Podkarpacka in Rzeszow (Poland), Hanna Glawari in Lehár's La Vedova allegra at the Teatro Vittorio Emanuele in Messina. He performs in recital accompanied by the Symphonic Orchestra Abbruzzese in L'Aquila and Castel Frentano. In 2018 was Lucia in Lucia di Lammermoor by Donizetti at City Opera of Kitakyushu (Japan) and Teatro Marrucino of Chieti, Violetta Valéry in La Traviata by Verdi at Ancient Theatre of Tindari, Violetta in Teresa Valery by Teresa Mannino - Rivisitation of La Traviata by Verdi at Ancient Theater of Taormina and Verdura Theater of Palermo by production Teatro Massimo of Palermo, Zerlina in Don Giovanni by Mozart at Teatro Politeama of Catanzaro. She performs in recital at the Astrakhan Opera and Ballet Theater (Russia). In 2017 was Violetta Valéry in La Traviata by Verdi at Opera Națională București (Romania), Elvira in L'Italiana in Algeri by Rossini at Teatro Massimo of Palermo, Violetta Valéry in La Traviata by Verdi at Astrakhan Opera and Ballet Theatre (Russia), Rosina in Figaro! from Il Barbiere di Siviglia by Rossini production Teatro Massimo of Palermo, Violetta Valery in La Traviata by Verdi at Rapallo Opera Festival, at International Festival of Music Cerreto Guidi and at Montecchio Maggiore at Romeo Castle. Soprano solist in Stabat Mater by Rossini in Basilica Sant'Apollinare of Ravenna, Violetta in Teresa Valery by Teresa Mannino - Rivisitation of La Traviata by Verdi at Teatro Massimo of Palermo, Dirindina in La Dirindina by Scarlatti at Teatro Politeama of Palermo. In 2016 was Violetta Valery in La Traviata by Verdi at Teatro Comunale of Adria, Giovanni in Babbelish ovvero i fratelli gabbati by Corrado at Teatro Massimo of Palermo, Hanna Glawari in La Vedova allegra by Lehár in tounnée in Friuli Venezia Giulia e Slovenia, Musetta in La Bohème by Puccini and Gilda in Il Rigoletto by Verdi at Teatro Politeama Greco in Lecce, she sings in the Gala Carmen at Teatro di Collesalvetti, was Giovanni in Babbelish ovvero i fratelli gabbati by contemporary composer Pasquale Corrado at Teatro Massimo di Palermo. In 2015 she is Rosina in Rossini's "Il Barbiere di Siviglia" at the Teatro Sociale in Mantua and on tour, she is Mademoiselle Silberklang in "Der Schauspieldirektor" (The Theatrical Impresario) by Mozart at the Teatro Massimo in Palermo, she participates in a recital at the Teatro Olimpico in Vicenza. In 2014 she is Violetta in "Addio del Passato", a reinterpretation of Verdi's opera "La Traviata" in Salzburg (Austria), Vivetta in "L'Arlesiana di Cilea" in Milan, Rosina in Il "Barbiere di Siviglia" "By Rossini on tour, participates in a recital at Salle Colonne in Paris, at the Teatro Massimo in Palermo on the occasion of the Kaleidos Award to Carlos Àlvarez. In 2013 Musetta in" La Bohème "by Puccini for Ente Luglio Musicale Trapanese. She debuted the roles of Lucia in Donizetti's "Lucia di Lammermoor" in Duluth (USA) and Rosina in Rossini's "Il Barbiere di Siviglia" in Syros (Greece). She has tried her hand at prestigious productions of sacred music, performing Rossini's "Stabat Mater" at the Basilica of Sant'Apollinare in Ravenna and performing Vivaldi's Gloria, Requiem and the Coronation Mass by Mozart in the Carnegie Hall Theater in New York (USA)
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Bio: Born in Palermo, after having studied classical dance, she graduated in opera singing, with full marks at the Bellini Conservatory of Palermo. He has attended numerous masterclasses with important singers. Currently he is perfecting himself in the art of bel canto with the great soprano Luciana Serra. Winner of numerous international opera competitions. In 2021 she is Lucia in Lucia di Lammermoor as cover in the production of the Teatro Massimo di Palermo directed by Roberto Abbado, she will sing in the role of solo soprano in Carmina Burana by Carl Orff for the Magnetic Opera Festival 2021 and in August she will be Violetta in La Traviata by Giuseppe Verdi at the Ancient Theater of Taormina for the Sicilia Classica Festival. In 2020 she is Norina in Donizetti's "Don Pasquale" at the Opera Română Craiova (Romania), soprano soloist in Carl Orff's "Carmina Burana in Catania, participates in a lyric recital for the concert season of the" Amici della Musica "of Alcamo broadcast streaming. Due to the pandemic, she is unfortunately forced to cancel the tuornée at the Baku Opera House (Azerbaijan) where she was invited to sing the role of Violetta Valéry in La Traviata by G. Verdi and a tounrée in Abbruzzo with the Symphony Orchestra Abbruzzese. Specialist in the role of Violetta Valèry in Traviata, she is defined by critics as: "soprano with a rich vocalism who firmly masters the emotional excursus and psychological deepening, the undisputed protagonist in all three acts". In 2019 she is Violetta Valéry in La Traviata by Verdi at Teatro Massimo of Palermo, Rosina in Rossini's Il Barbiere di Siviglia at Filharmonia Podkarpacka in Rzeszow (Poland), Hanna Glawari in Lehár's La Vedova allegra at the Teatro Vittorio Emanuele in Messina. He performs in recital accompanied by the Symphonic Orchestra Abbruzzese in L'Aquila and Castel Frentano. In 2018 was Lucia in Lucia di Lammermoor by Donizetti at City Opera of Kitakyushu (Japan) and Teatro Marrucino of Chieti, Violetta Valéry in La Traviata by Verdi at Ancient Theatre of Tindari, Violetta in Teresa Valery by Teresa Mannino - Rivisitation of La Traviata by Verdi at Ancient Theater of Taormina and Verdura Theater of Palermo by production Teatro Massimo of Palermo, Zerlina in Don Giovanni by Mozart at Teatro Politeama of Catanzaro. She performs in recital at the Astrakhan Opera and Ballet Theater (Russia). In 2017 was Violetta Valéry in La Traviata by Verdi at Opera Națională București (Romania), Elvira in L'Italiana in Algeri by Rossini at Teatro Massimo of Palermo, Violetta Valéry in La Traviata by Verdi at Astrakhan Opera and Ballet Theatre (Russia), Rosina in Figaro! from Il Barbiere di Siviglia by Rossini production Teatro Massimo of Palermo, Violetta Valery in La Traviata by Verdi at Rapallo Opera Festival, at International Festival of Music Cerreto Guidi and at Montecchio Maggiore at Romeo Castle. Soprano solist in Stabat Mater by Rossini in Basilica Sant'Apollinare of Ravenna, Violetta in Teresa Valery by Teresa Mannino - Rivisitation of La Traviata by Verdi at Teatro Massimo of Palermo, Dirindina in La Dirindina by Scarlatti at Teatro Politeama of Palermo. In 2016 was Violetta Valery in La Traviata by Verdi at Teatro Comunale of Adria, Giovanni in Babbelish ovvero i fratelli gabbati by Corrado at Teatro Massimo of Palermo, Hanna Glawari in La Vedova allegra by Lehár in tounnée in Friuli Venezia Giulia e Slovenia, Musetta in La Bohème by Puccini and Gilda in Il Rigoletto by Verdi at Teatro Politeama Greco in Lecce, she sings in the Gala Carmen at Teatro di Collesalvetti, was Giovanni in Babbelish ovvero i fratelli gabbati by contemporary composer Pasquale Corrado at Teatro Massimo di Palermo. In 2015 she is Rosina in Rossini's "Il Barbiere di Siviglia" at the Teatro Sociale in Mantua and on tour, she is Mademoiselle Silberklang in "Der Schauspieldirektor" (The Theatrical Impresario) by Mozart at the Teatro Massimo in Palermo, she participates in a recital at the Teatro Olimpico in Vicenza. In 2014 she is Violetta in "Addio del Passato", a reinterpretation of Verdi's opera "La Traviata" in Salzburg (Austria), Vivetta in "L'Arlesiana di Cilea" in Milan, Rosina in Il "Barbiere di Siviglia" "By Rossini on tour, participates in a recital at Salle Colonne in Paris, at the Teatro Massimo in Palermo on the occasion of the Kaleidos Award to Carlos Àlvarez. In 2013 Musetta in" La Bohème "by Puccini for Ente Luglio Musicale Trapanese. She debuted the roles of Lucia in Donizetti's "Lucia di Lammermoor" in Duluth (USA) and Rosina in Rossini's "Il Barbiere di Siviglia" in Syros (Greece). She has tried her hand at prestigious productions of sacred music, performing Rossini's "Stabat Mater" at the Basilica of Sant'Apollinare in Ravenna and performing Vivaldi's Gloria, Requiem and the Coronation Mass by Mozart in the Carnegie Hall Theater in New York (USA)
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