A voice that can reach to the stars

The Washington Post

A modern fairy-tale. Born in in the small town of Piet Retief, South African soprano Pretty Yende has risen to the top of the opera world with unparalleled speed. Yende’s debut album celebrates the milestones of her sublime musical journey; starting at the age of 16, when she first got into touch with Opera by hearing Delibes’ Flower Duet on a television advertisement to her debut at La Scala and her international breakthrough at New York’s Metropolitan Opera.

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Debut at Teatro di San Carlo – Mozart and Bel Canto Gala Concert

Pretty Yende will make her greatly anticipated debut this month at the Teatro di San Carlo in a special Mozart and Bel canto gala concert with the Orchestra and Chorus of Teatro di San Carlo. Recorded on December 3, the event will be streamed via Teatro di San Carlo’s Facebook page beginning on December 10 at 20:00 CET. Tickets are 1,09€ and provide access to the event from December 10, 20:00 CET through December 13 at 20:00 CET. Ms. Yende will {…}

‘La Traviata’ at Gran Teatre del Liceu

On December 13, 21, 28, 30, Pretty Yende stars as Violetta in Verdi’s La Traviata at the Gran Teatre del Liceu. Hailed as “the people’s Violetta of the twenty-first century,” Ms. Yende made her debut as Violetta last season with Opéra national de Paris with receiving critical acclaim for her “magical performance” (Opera News). Under the baton of Speranza Scappucci, David McVicar’s brilliant production features a {…}

Pretty Yende signs with GM Art&Music

Pretty Yende is thrilled announce she has joined Gianluca Macheda’s roster for General Management at GM Art&Music. This season, Ms. Yende made her house debut at the Wiener Staatsoper as Adina in L’elisir d’amore and returned to Bayerische Staatsoper to reprise the role in Patrick Bannwart’s production. At the Gran Teatre del Liceu, she will star as Violetta in David McVicar’s production of La Traviata. Yende will {…}

Upcoming Performances:

DEC 4, 5, 6, 9 & 10, 2020

7 Deaths of Maria Callas - Cancelled due to COVID-19

Teatro San Carlo di Napoli

Naples

DEC 10, 11, 12 & 13, 2020

Gala Mozart e Belcanto LIVESTREAM

Teatro di San Carlo

Naples

DEC 13, 21, 28 & 30, 2020

La Traviata

Gran Teatre del Liceu

Barcelona

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@AlbertoLacasa Unfortunately not, apologies. My last one will be the December 28th💕