|Cuban Soprano to Perform in Madrid
2012.07.30 - 13:10:46 / firstname.lastname@example.org
HAVANA, Cuba.- Cuban acclaimed soprano Johana Simon will sing the leading role of Verdi´s La Traviata in six performaces at the Nuevo Alcalá Theater in Madrid, Spain.
The Cuban artist is a guest star of the Estudio Lírico company, and will perform along tenor Moses Molin and baritone Carlos Andrade, under the direction of Cuban Professor Elena Herrera, and the Mediterranean Philharmonic Orchestra.
The role of Violetta Valery in La Traviata has been one of the most successful roles in Johana Simon´s career who also has performed in other masterpieces like Rigoletto, Lucia di Lammermoor, La Bohème and the Elixir of love.
Johana Simon was awarded in 2010 in the "Grandi Voci" singing contest in Salzburg, Austria. She has also performed as guest artist of the Cuban Opera and is a regular soloist at the National Center of Concert Music in Havana.