Cristina Del barrio

Cristina Del barrio

Lyric Mezzo-Soprano

"A voice of great quality, which she uses to magnetize the public."
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«"En la primera mitad del programa destacó el buen hacer de la mezzosoprano segoviana Cristina del Barrio; le auguro un futuro brillante no sólo por la calidad de su voz (bellísima), sino por su innata capacidad interpretativa."»
http://elblogdetradux.blogspot.com.es (2017)
«"cantante de gran talento vocal y artístico. sus interpretaciones son siempre profundas y refinadas"»
Maciej pikulski (2017)
2017Verdi: NabuccoFenena
2017Verdi: RigolettoMaddalena
2017Saint-Saëns: Samson et DalilaDalila
2017Massenet: WertherCharlotte
2017Mozart: RequiemAlto
2016Lieder RecitalMezzo-soprano
2013Handel: Messiah, HWV 56Alto
2012Bellini: La SonnambulaTeresa

Bio


Born in Segovia (Spain), prize winning dramatic mezzo-soprano Cristina del Barrio, awarded in "II Concorso lirico internazionale Teatro Besostri di Mede, 2016", possesses a voice of great quality, which she uses to magnetize the public. She graduated with honors from Musikene (University of Music of the Basque Country, Spain) with the soprano Ana María Sánchez and internationally renowned coach Maciej Pikulski. Nowadays, she continues her development with the respected American singing teacher Dale Fundling.

In addition, she has received master lessons from Carmen Quintanilla, Lola Arenas, Udo Reinemann, Sophie Hervé, Piangelo Pelucchi and David Menéndez. In June, she has finished to Maciej Pikulski’s Master Course of vocal repertoire in Musikene.

In 2017, she has debuted Fenena in Nabucco in "Teatro Talisio Tirinnanzi" (Legnano, Italia) y Maddalena in Rigoletto in  "Comune di Torre d'Isola" (Pavia, Italia).  

Recently, Del Barrio has performed in the Headquarters "Amici del Loggione del Teatro allá Scala" and the "Teatro dal Verme" (Milan, Italy). She has acted in several opera and zarzuela recitals, such at the Headquarters of the Basque National Orchestra, Colegiata de León, Cancelleria Consolare dell'Ambasciata d'Italia in Madrid and the festival “Música con gusto” in Segovia. She has toured with the Orchestra of Berlin Schlachtensee and with La Mancha's Philharmonic Orchestra (OFMAN); she has also performed in the first and second Festival of Barroque Music "Mueve Samamadrid", in the Cycle of Summer Concerts "Castillo de Manzanares el Real" and "Madrid Sacred Music Festival".
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CV & Repertoire

Musical Work Role Jump-in ready? Company Year
Bizet: Carmen Mercédès 24 hours 2018
Verdi: Nabucco Fenena Teatro Besostri di Mede, Italy 2018
Lieder Recital Mezzo-soprano Teatro Juan Bravo, Segovia 2018
Verdi: Nabucco Fenena Immediately InCanto in Musica Spettacoli 2017
Verdi: Rigoletto Maddalena Immediately InCanto in Musica Spettacoli 2017

Awards

winner in "II Concorso lirico internazionale Teatro Besostri di Mede, 2016"
2017