spinto soprano


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spinto soprano

A lyric soprano with some elements of the dramatic.
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Several years ago, while pursuing a career as a British spinto soprano (she won prizes in two international singing competitions in her mid-20s), Katerina was diagnosed with a rare type of blood cancer.
Her powerful and flexible spinto soprano allows her to sing a wide ranging repertoire from lyric coloratura as Violetta from "La Traviata" to such dramatic role as Tosca.
As a lyric spinto soprano, Rebecca Cook-Carter has sung leading roles in major opera companies in America and Europe, such as Zurich Opera, San Francisco Opera, National Theater Mannheim, Portland Opera, Basel Opera, Hawaii Opera, Hamburg Opera, Miami Opera and many others.