Azerbaijan’s opera singer to perform in Latvia

12 September 2018 17:03 (UTC+04:00)

By Laman Ismayilova

A gala concert dedicated to the 100th anniversary of the Latvian National Opera will be held in Riga on November 16-17.

Azerbaijan's Honored Artist, solo singer of the Bolshoi Theatre of Russia Dinara Aliyeva will perform at the gala concert.

Dinara Aliyeva is the soloist of the Big Theater in Russia since 2009. She performed at world famous opera theaters and concert halls. Her concert in Baku was held in 2010 with the famous tenor Plasido Domingo.  

Azerbaijani soprano Alieva graduated at the Baku music academy and joined the Bolshoi Theatre in Moscow as soloist in 2010. She has won prizes at the Operalia Competition (Milan, La Scala, 2010), the Francesco Viñas Competition (Barcelona, 2010), and at the Maria Callas Competition.

Alieva's discography includes 'Pace Mio Dio', CD of Italian opera arias for Delos Records and her vocal recital 'Russian Songs and Arias' with the New Russian State Symphony Orchestra for Naxos. She has also recorded a disc of "Great Italian love duets" with tenor Alexandr Antonenko and the Kaunas City Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Constantine Orbelian.

She is an invited soloist at the Latvian National Opera Theater.

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