Monthly Archives: September 2016

Susanna Le nozze di Figaro & Norina Don Pasquale / Wiener Staatsoper

Valentina reprises the roles of Susanna in Le nozze di Figaro and Norina in Don Pasquale at the Wiener Staatsoper in October, with performances of Susanna on 15, 18 and 21 October, and Norina on 28 and 31 October. Valentina made her role debut as Susanna in this same production, by Jean-Louis Martinoty, in June this year in Vienna.

In Le nozze di Figaro, she stars alongside Mario Cassi as Figaro, Miriam Albano as Cherubino, Peter Mattei as Conte d’Almaviva and Dorothea Röschmann as Contessa d’Almaviva. Don Pasquale also stars Michele Pertusi as Don Pasquale, Dmitry Korchak as Ernesto and Alessio Arduini as Malatesta.

Visit the Staatsoper website for tickets and more information.

Grafenegg Festival

Valentina begins her 2016/17 season with a performance at the Grafenegg Festival in Switzerland. She sings Mozart concert arias with the Cologne Radio Orchestra and Jukka-Pekka Saraste on 8 September.

Following this, Valentina will sing Susanna in Le nozze di Figaro at Wiener Staatsoper, conducted by Ádám Fischer from 15 October. This will be Valentina’s first season as a resident artist at the Wiener Staatsoper.

Highlights in Valentina’s 16/17 season include a New Year Concerts tour with Tonkünstler Orchestra, International Opera Festival, Semtanova Litomyšl, Prague Philharmonia, Mozart Concert Arias with WDR Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Jukka-Pekka Saraste and various productions at the Wiener Staatsoper including Susanna in Le Nozze di Figaro, Norina in Don Pasquale, Adina in L’elisir d’amore and Zerlina in Don Giovanni.

See Performances for full concert listings and ticket information.