Aria of the Week #128: "Nous nous aimerons tant" by L. Boulanger.
Performed by Wiebke Hoogklimmer.
Score: IMSLP (This version has been transposed down from the score).
Uploaded by Wiebke Hoogklimmer.
Aria of the Week #127: "Willow Bend and Weep" from the song cycle “From the Dark Tower” by Dorothy Rudd Moore.
Performed by Gwendolyn Brown.
Uploaded by The Hampsong Foundation.
Aria of the Week #126: "The Field of the Dead" by S. Prokofiev.
Performed by Ewa Podleś.
Uploaded by andretchaikowskycom.
Aria of the Week #125: "Morgen" by R. Strauss.
Performed by Thalie Séféris.
Uploaded by Sérifos Solidor.
Aria of the Week #124: "Condotta ell'era in ceppi" by G. Verdi.
Performed by Quilin Zhang.
Uploaded by Contralto Qiulin Zhang.
Contralto Ala Coroid will be performing in concert in June 2017 at the Großer Musikvereinssaal at the Wiener Musikverein.
She will be delivering a program of Baroque arias, accompanied by the Orchester Wiener Akademie, under the baton of Martin Haselböck.
Please check out her moving rendition of Handel's Verdi prati below.
Aria of the Week #123: "Pour une femme de mon nom" by G. Donizetti.
Performed by Cindy Sadler.
Score: IMSLP (pg 13 of score, 54 of viewer).
Uploaded by Ana DeArchuleta.
Contralto Tanja Ariane Baumgartner will make her Bayreuth debut in 2017 in the role of Fricka in Das Rheingold and Die Walküre.
After wowing audiences at Oper Frankfurt in a variety of roles, including Gaea in Strauss' Daphne, Carmen, and Eboli in Verdi's Don Carlo, Tanja will surely captivate her audience at the world famous festival.