Sandra López in Recital
Friday, January 29, 2016 at 7:30 PM
$20 Reserved Seating ($10 Students)
Join Opera Saratoga at The Massry Center - College of Saint Rose for a very special recital by internationally acclaimed soprano Sandra López and pianist Laurie Rogers. Sandra has prepared a program of song including music by Scarlatti, Schubert, Tchaikovsky, Strauss, Argento and Turina.
ABOUT SANDRA LÓPEZ: Soprano Sandra López captivates audiences around the world with critically acclaimed performances in a wide variety of roles including the title roles of Tosca and Suor Angelica, Cio-Cio San (Madama Butterfly), Nedda (I Pagliacci), Catherine (A View from the Bridge), Liù (Turandot), Micaela (Carmen), Mimì (La Bohème), Tatiana (Eugene Onegin), Marguerite (Faust), Violetta (La Traviata), with companies including the Metropolitan Opera, Florida Grand Opera, Opera de Oviedo, Palm Beach Opera, Fort Worth Opera, and Virginia Opera. Recently, Ms. López appeared with the Finnish National Opera for her role debut as Elisabetta (Don Carlo) and with Teatro la Fenice as Mimì (La Bohème). She debuted with the Nuremberg Symphony and the Lithuanian National Opera and Orchestra, and she portrayed Juana Ines de la Cruz in the world premiere of With Blood, With Ink for Fort Worth Opera (released commercially on Albany Records in the fall of 2014). After winning the Metropolitan Opera National Council Award, Ms. López joined The Met’s Lindemann Young Artist Development Program where she covered and performed roles such as Catherine (A View from the Bridge), Marguerite (Faust), Liù (Turandot), Roberta Alden (An American Tragedy – world premiere), Frasquita (Carmen), Tebaldo (Don Carlo), Fourth Maid (Elektra), and Flowermaiden (Parsifal). Highlights of 2015-16 include her debut with the Boston Symphony as the Fourth Maid in Elektra and two operas by Daniel Catán: the title role of Florencia en el Amazonas with Arizona Opera, and Matilde in Il Postino with Opera Saratoga.