She made a better impression in some of those songs at Carnegie, with full-bodied collaboration from the pianist Philippe Cassard. She takes the stage again on April 29 in Boston. InDessay released Pictures of America, her first English-language album, featuring a program of selections from the Great American Songbook.
In Decembershe was asked to replace Cheryl Studer in one of the three female roles in a production of Hoffmann at the Vienna State Opera. The intensity rarely lifted: an admirable consistency of mood, though a consistency achieved at the expense of possibilities for variety.
So I began by studying theatre, and afterwards I studied singing.
ND: The play deals with several themes. Musicals, too. Her performances in those roles were featured in Live from the Met Simulcasts in andrespectively. Here was a beloved soprano, like Ms. She has made a specialty of Bellini and Donizetti heroines, excelling in roles both comic La Fille du Regiment and tragic Lucia.
She left the stage so Mr. She went on surgery to remove a polyp on her vocal cord and began vocal training subsequently. And why? If the play was really rubbish, I doubt we would have put it on.