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Sara Mingardo

Singer details:

Voice: Contralto
Nationality: Italian
Year of Birth: 1961

About Sara Mingardo:

Sara Mingardo (born 2 March 1961) is an Italian classical contralto who has had an active international career in concerts and operas since the 1980s. Her complete recording of Anna in Hector Berlioz's Les Troyens won a Gramophone Award and both the Grammy Award for Best Opera Recording and the Grammy Award for Best Classical Album in 2002. Some of the other roles she has performed on stage or on disc include Andronico in Tamerlano, Mistress Quickly in Falstaff, Rosina in The Barber of Seville, and the title roles in Carmen, Giulio Cesare, Riccardo Primo, and Rinaldo. She has also recorded several Vivaldi cantatas, Bach cantatas, and such concert works as Mozart's Requiem, Rossini's Stabat Mater, and Vivaldi's Gloria among others.

Born in Venice, Mingardo studied singing with Paolo Ghitti in her native city at the Conservatorio di Musica Benedetto Marcello di Venezia. She won first prize at the Toti dal Monte international singing competition and the Prize Giulietta Simionato at the 23rd Vienna Competition. She made her professional opera debut in 1987 as Fidalma in Domenico Cimarosa's Il matrimonio segreto in Avezzano. Her career developed rapidly, and by 1989 she had already made appearances at La Scala, La Fenice, the Salzburg Festival, the Teatro Regio di Torino, and the Teatro di San Carlo among other major theatres.

Mingardo has since maintained a busy singing schedule. Her performance credits include appearances at the Aix-en-Provence Festival, the Bregenzer Festspiele, Carnegie Hall, the Festival de Beaune, the Festival della Valle d'Itria, the Grand Théâtre de Genève, La Monnaie, the Liceu, the Montreux-Vevey Festival, the Lausanne Opera, the Opéra de Monte-Carlo, the Opéra de Montpellier, the Santa Fe Opera, the Schwetzingen Festival, the Semperoper, the Théâtre des Champs-Élysées, the Teatro Comunale di Bologna, the Teatro Comunale Florence, the Teatro de la Zarzuela, the Teatro Lirico di Cagliari the Teatro Massimo, the Teatro Lirico Giuseppe Verdi, and the Teatro Real among others. She has also sung with many notable orchestras in concert, including the Berlin Philharmonic, the Boston Symphony Orchestra, and the London Symphony Orchestra.

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Nr.Title scenePopularityOperaComposerActTypeVoicesLang.Roles
1Ombra mai fu Popularity:

Opera: Xerxes (Serse)Composer: HandelAct:

Type: ariaVoice: countertenor or mezzoLanguage: Italian

Roles:
2Ah! se non m'ami piu Popularity:

Opera: Straniera, LaComposer: BelliniAct: 1.04

Type: ariaVoice: mezzoLanguage: Italian

Roles: Isoletta
3Davver non mi dispiace Popularity:

Opera: Sonnambula, LaComposer: BelliniAct: 1.17

Type: recitativeVoice: B SLanguage: Italian

Roles: Rodolfo/Lisa
4Perdona o mia diletta Popularity:

Opera: Sonnambula, LaComposer: BelliniAct: 1.07-1

Type: recitativeVoice: S T TLanguage: Italian

Roles: Amina/Elvino/Notary
5Lisa mendace anch'essa Popularity:

Opera: Sonnambula, LaComposer: BelliniAct: 2.09

Type: recitativeVoice: T Mz S B BLanguage: Italian

Roles: Elvino/Teresa/Lisa/Rodolfo/Alessio
6Ah! vorrei trovar parole Popularity:

Opera: Sonnambula, LaComposer: BelliniAct: 1.09-2

Type: duetVoice: T SLanguage: Italian

Roles: Elvino/Amina
7Viva il Conte! Popularity:

Opera: Sonnambula, LaComposer: BelliniAct: 2.04-1

Type: duet,choirVoice: S TLanguage: Italian

Roles: Amina/Elvino
8Contezza del paese Popularity:

Opera: Sonnambula, LaComposer: BelliniAct: 1.12

Type: recitative,choirVoice: Mz S T BLanguage: Italian

Roles: Teresa/Lisa/Elvino/Rodolfo
9Sovra il sen la man mi posa Popularity:

Opera: Sonnambula, LaComposer: BelliniAct: 1.05

Type: ariaVoice: sopranoLanguage: Italian

Roles: Amina
10De lieti auguri a voi son grata Popularity:

Opera: Sonnambula, LaComposer: BelliniAct: 2.06

Type: aria,choirVoice: sopranoLanguage: Italian

Roles: Lisa
11E fia pur vero Elvino Popularity:

Opera: Sonnambula, LaComposer: BelliniAct: 2.07

Type: trioVoice: S T BLanguage: Italian

Roles: Lisa/Elvino/Rodolfo/Alessio
12Son geloso del zefiro errante Popularity:

Opera: Sonnambula, LaComposer: BelliniAct: 1.16-2

Type: duetVoice: S TLanguage: Italian

Roles: Amina/Elvino
13Tutto e gioia tutto e festa Popularity:

Opera: Sonnambula, LaComposer: BelliniAct: 1.01-2

Type: aria,choirVoice: sopranoLanguage: Italian

Roles: Lisa
14Non piu nozze Popularity:

Opera: Sonnambula, LaComposer: BelliniAct: 1.23

Type: quintet,choirVoice: T B S S MzLanguage: Italian

Roles: Elvino/Alessio/Amina/Lisa/Teresa
15D'un pensiero e d'un accento Popularity:

Opera: Sonnambula, LaComposer: BelliniAct: 1.22

Type: quartetVoice: T B Mz SLanguage: Italian

Roles: Elvino/Alessio/Teresa/Amina
16Che veggio? Popularity:

Opera: Sonnambula, LaComposer: BelliniAct: 1.18-1

Type: recitativeVoice: B SLanguage: Italian

Roles: Rodolfo/Amina
17Oh! se una volta sola Popularity:

Opera: Sonnambula, LaComposer: BelliniAct: 2.11

Type: ariaVoice: sopranoLanguage: Italian

Roles: Amina
18Reggimi o buona madre Popularity:

Opera: Sonnambula, LaComposer: BelliniAct: 2.02

Type: duetVoice: S MzLanguage: Italian

Roles: Amina/Teresa
19Elvino..Elvino.. Popularity:

Opera: Sonnambula, LaComposer: BelliniAct: 1.18-2

Type: trioVoice: S S BLanguage: Italian

Roles: Amina/Lisa/Rodolfo
20Domani appena aggiorni Popularity:

Opera: Sonnambula, LaComposer: BelliniAct: 1.10

Type: recitativeVoice: S TLanguage: Italian

Roles: Amina/Elvino
21Viva viva Amina Popularity:

Opera: Sonnambula, LaComposer: BelliniAct: 1.01-1

Type: choirVoice: S BrLanguage: Italian

Roles:
22Lascia ch'io pianga Popularity:

Opera: RinaldoComposer: HandelAct: 2

Type: ariaVoice: countertenor or mezzoLanguage: Italian

Roles: Rinaldo
23Cor ingrato Popularity:

Opera: RinaldoComposer: HandelAct: 1.02

Type: ariaVoice: countertenor or mezzoLanguage: Italian

Roles: Rinaldo
24Cara sposa Popularity:

Opera: RinaldoComposer: HandelAct: 1

Type: ariaVoice: countertenor or mezzoLanguage: Italian

Roles: Rinaldo
25Signor ne principe Popularity:

Opera: RigolettoComposer: VerdiAct: 2.05-3

Type: duetVoice: T SLanguage: Italian

Roles: Duke/Gilda
26Che m'ami deh ripetimi Popularity:

Opera: RigolettoComposer: VerdiAct: 2.07

Type: recitativeVoice: T SLanguage: Italian

Roles: Duke/Gilda
27Giovanna ho dei rimorsi Popularity:

Opera: RigolettoComposer: VerdiAct: 2.05-2

Type: duetVoice: S TLanguage: Italian

Roles: Gilda/Duke
28Caro amico amplesso Popularity:

Opera: PoroComposer: HandelAct: 2.05

Type: duetVoice: S MzLanguage: Italian

Roles: Cleofide/Poro
29Se il ciel mi divide Popularity:

Opera: PoroComposer: HandelAct: 2.13

Type: ariaVoice: sopranoLanguage: Italian

Roles: Cleofide
30Era piu calmo Popularity:

Opera: OtelloComposer: VerdiAct: 4.01

Type: recitativeVoice: Mz SLanguage: Italian

Roles: Emilia/Desdemona
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