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‘Lucia di Lammermoor’ at Opéra national de Paris

Pretty Yende sings the title role in Donizetti’s thrilling masterpiece Lucia di Lammermoor, this season at Opéra national de Paris. Performances take place October 14, 17 & 23 and November 4, 8 & 16, with Pierro Pretti as Edgardo, Artur Ruciński as Enrico, and Rafal Siwek as Raimondo. Conductor Riccardo Frizza leads from the pit for this engagement, which features a staging by Andrei Serban.


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Rossini’s ‘Ciro in Babilonia’ in Pesaro

This summer, Pretty Yende stars as Amira in Rossini’s Ciro in Babilonia, at the Rossini Opera Festival in Pesaro. She performs the role on August 10, 13, 16 & 20 alongside an extraordinary cast including Antonino Siragusa as Baldassare, Ewa Podles in the title role, Isabella Gaudí as Argene, and Oleg Tsybulko sings Zambri. Maestro Jader Bignamini leads the Orchestra e Coro del Teatro Comunale di Bologna for these not-to-be-missed performances.

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