Could there be a more perfect way to close the recital season? In September, she takes the role of Manon in the production staged by a longstanding collaborator, Olivier Py. In June, she returns to the stage of the Opéra des Nations for a most extraordinary evening. A few bars, a few notes, and the russet-haired singer has the audience in her pocket, notwithstanding the most rigorous artistic integrity. Who would say, seeing her on stage, that she has the temperament of a worrier, a stay-at-home, a recluse fond of cocooning? And while her voice enthrals audiences the world over, she remains nonetheless a very simple person, moved by passions that are never feigned. In her eyes, things that may appear futile, such as music, are essential to life.
Parlez moi d'amour
Durée : approx. 1h35 (incluant 1 entracte)
Samuel Barber (1910-1981)
Benjamin Britten (1913-1976)
FONDATION VALERIA ROSSI DI MONTELERA