Opera Stars Series
Soprano: Aida Garifullina
Piano: Maciej Pikulski
When soprano Aida Garifullina takes the stage, “you understand why she has the world at her feet” (The Times). Experience the magic of this exciting young talent in her Belgian debut recital at the Palais des Beaux-Arts, a showcase for her remarkable range and exquisite timbre!
Since her unforgettable victory in the prestigious Operalia Singing Competition in 2013 she had triumphs at the Salzburg Festival and Metropolitan Opera and has made appearances at the Opera Ball in Vienna and the Football World Cup, where she sang in duet with pop star Robbie Williams. Aida Garifullina will also bring such versatility to this recital evening dedicated to song and opera from the Slavic and Italian repertoire. She is joined by Polish pianist Maciej Pikulski.
“Aida Garifullina’s Musetta leaves other performers behind. When she appears, it seems that agreat hurricane comes over the stage; her voice is magnificent, from first notes to the lastshort sincere pray in the end” (Online Merker)
Monday 17 January, 20:00 → 21:40
Henry Le Boeuf Hall
Rue Ravenstein 23 1000 BRUSSELS