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Margarita Zimmermann

Singer details:

Voice: Mezzo
Nationality: Argentine
Year of Birth: 1942

About Margarita Zimmermann:

Margarita Zimmermann (born October 3, 1942) is an Argentine mezzo-soprano, particularly associated with the Italian and French repertories.

Born in Hurlingham, Buenos Aires Province, Argentina, she made her debut as a recitalist at the Teatro Colón of her native city. She then left for Europe, where she studied notably with Gérard Souzay.

She made her European debut at La Monnaie in Brussels, as Cherubino in Le nozze di Figaro, in 1977. During the same season, she sang Idamante in Idomeneo, at the Opéra de Lyon.

In 1981, she settled in Venice, and appeared regularly at La Fenice, notably in Handel's Agrippina, and in Gluck's Orfeo ed Euridice, while pursuying an international career, appearing at the Paris Opéra, the Aix-en-Provence Festival, the Royal Opera House in London, San Francisco, Philadelphia, etc.

Her roles included, Berlioz's Didon, Carmen, Charlotte, Dulcinée, as well as Rossini roles, such as Isabella, Rosina, and most notably Calbo in Maometto II, which she recorded opposite Samuel Ramey, June Anderson, and Ernesto Palacio, under Claudio Scimone.

She also appeared often in oratorio, and in recital of mélodie.

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More Arias, Duets and Ensembles performed by Margarita Zimmermann

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Nr.Title scenePopularityOperaComposerActTypeVoicesLang.Roles
1Thy hand Belinda when I am laid Popularity:

Opera: Dido and AeneasComposer: PurcellAct: 3.09

Type: ariaVoice: mezzo or sopranoLanguage: English

Roles: Dido
2Dunque io son Popularity:

Opera: Barbiere di Siviglia, IlComposer: RossiniAct: 1.19

Type: duetVoice: Br cA/MzLanguage: Italian

Roles: Figaro/Rosina
3Giusto ciel in tal periglio Popularity:

Opera: Assedio di CorintoComposer: RossiniAct: 3

Type: ariaVoice: sopranoLanguage: French

Roles:
4Giusto ciel Popularity:

Opera: Maometto IIComposer: RossiniAct:

Type: Voice: mezzoLanguage: Italian

Roles:
5Non temer d'un basso affetto Popularity:

Opera: Maometto IIComposer: RossiniAct: 2

Type: ariaVoice: contralto or mezzoLanguage: Italian

Roles: Calbo
6Wayward sisters you that fright Popularity:

Opera: Dido and AeneasComposer: PurcellAct: 2.01

Type: ariaVoice: mezzoLanguage: English

Roles: Sorceress
7Del periglio al fiero aspetto Popularity:

Opera: Maometto IIComposer: RossiniAct: 2

Type: ariaVoice: contralto or mezzoLanguage: Italian

Roles: Calbo
8See our royal guest appears Popularity:

Opera: Dido and AeneasComposer: PurcellAct: 1.08

Type: duetVoice: S T/BrLanguage: English

Roles: Belinda/Aeneas
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