Sonya Yoncheva | Press releases
ENTRETIEN - La soprano bulgare Sonya Yoncheva reprend sur la scène du Metropolitan Opera de New York l’un de ses rôles fétiches. La représentation de La Traviata de ce samedi 11 mars est retransmise en direct sur les écrans de cinéma du monde entier.see more
"2016 is a year which has seen ... Sonya Yoncheva sing her first Norma (the first of many we hope)." (Planet Hugill)see more
It’s not easy to become an overnight success in the opera world, much less a superstar. However, Sonya Yoncheva is already being called the successor to the great divas of both the past and present.see more
Sonya: I AM GOING... to work. As an operatic soprano, my "office" can be on a stage, in a rehearsal room, filming a video... anywhere around the world! I am currently preparing to perform the role of Antonia in Les Contes d’Hoffmann at the Royal Opera House in London. This production is also being relayed live into cinemas around the world – it’s incredible to think that so many people around the globe will be able to enjoy the performance with us from the theatre here in Covent Garden.
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"I'm a very natural person," says Sonya Yoncheva. Anyone who has ever seen the Bulgarian soprano onstage or listened to her recordings might well agree. Her lush lyric voice calls to mind the young Mirella Freni: you don’t hear her vocal mechanism—only a golden nimbus of sound. She is also a striking beauty, with dark eyes that project to the farthest reaches of the house. But when Yoncheva is in action, you’re aware less of her extraordinary gifts than of her humanity: it’s like you’re catching her in the act of being herself.see more
The November issue of Opera Magazine features Sonya Yoncheva as Norma at Covent Garden on the cover.
Die Karriere von SONYA YONCHEVA entwickelt sich prächtig: Die bulgarische Sopranistin ist von New York bis Salzburg gefragt auf den großen Bühnen dieser Welt – in einem beeindruckend weitgefächerten Repertoire vom Barock bis zum Verismo.
Im Oktober-Heft gibt sie das Titelinterview.see more
It is the pinnacle of bel canto: Vincenzo Bellini’s masterpiece “Norma” has opened the new season at the Royal Opera House in London.
Phenomenal Bulgarian soprano Sonya Yoncheva dives into the immensely demanding title role for the first time, following in the footsteps of legends like Maria Callas and Joan Sutherland, who owned Norma in the 20th century.see more