Lucia Conte

Lucia Conte

Soprano

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«"Ammaliante la raffinatezza vocale del soprano Lucia Conte ossia Gilda, figlia di Rigoletto, che con incantevole espressione melodica ha svelato in un appassionato racconto il suo amore nei confronti del duca. Toccanti le ultime parole “Lassù in ciel” pronunciate prima di spirare fra le braccia del padre." ​»
P. bisconti (2016)
«CONTE PERFORMED THE SOPRANO SOLO SO ANCH’IO LA VIRTU MAGICA FROM THE SAME COMPOSER’S DON PASQUALE, DISPLAYING A POWERFUL AND HIGHLY PENETRATING VOICE WHICH AT ONE CLIMAX REACHED A SHATTERING TOP C. JAMES KELLER - BANGKOK POST ​»
James Keller - Bangkok post (2016)
«"IL RUOLO DI ADINA È STATO AFFIDATO A LUCIA CONTE DAL TIMBRO BRILLANTE, MUSICALMENTE PRECISA E SCENICAMENTE DISINVOLTA." ​»
S. Toffaloni (2016)
2017Donizetti: L'elisir d'amoreAdina
2017Rossini: Il Barbiere di SivigliaRosina
2017Puccini: La BohèmeMimì
2016Donizetti: Don PasqualeNorina
2016Puccini: Gianni SchicchiLauretta
2016Verdi: FalstaffNannetta
2016Strauss J.: Die FledermausAdele
2016Strauss J.: Die FledermausRosalinde
2015Puccini: La BohèmeMusetta
2015Gluck: Orfeo ed EuridiceEuridice
2015Rossini: Il Barbiere di SivigliaBerta
2015Lehár: Die Lustige WitweValencienne
2015Lehár: Die Lustige WitweHanna Glawari
2015Rossini: Il viaggio a ReimsCorinna
2015Gounod: Roméo et JulietteJuliette
2014Verdi: Un ballo in mascheraOscar
2014Verdi: NabuccoAnna
2014Mozart: Le nozze di FigaroContessa d'Almaviva
2014Mozart: Le nozze di FigaroSusanna
2014Bizet: CarmenMicaëla
2014Bizet: CarmenFrasquita
2013Verdi: Don CarloUne voix céleste
2013Bellini: I Capuleti e I MontecchiGiulietta
2013Handel: AriodanteDalinda
2013Mozart: Die ZauberflötePamina
2012Mozart: Don GiovanniZerlina
2012Handel: AriodanteGinevra
2012Mozart: Le nozze di FigaroBarbarina
2012Donizetti: L'elisir d'amoreGiannetta
2012Verdi: RigolettoCountess Ceprano
2011Mozart: Die ZauberflöteErste Dame (First Lady)

Bio


Lucia Conte, soprano.

Studies background:

She graduated in Opera singing with honors at the Conservatory "Tito Schipa" in Lecce. She graduated also in Languages ​​and Literatures at the University of Salento.  She completed her vocal studies with famous Opera stars such as Mirella Freni , Renato Bruson, L. Shambadal , D. Livermoore, Katia Ricciarelli, Raina Kabaivanska, Giuseppe Sabatini, Enzo Dara, A. Felle, G. Lomazzi, S. Lowe. In 2012, she studied at the Academy S. Cecilia in Rome with Renata Scotto and in 2013-14 she studied “Baroque Opera” at the Academy "Celletti " in Martina Franca with S. Bonfadelli, L. Cuberli, S. Prina, F. Luisi. 

Competitions: 

2014 She won the Opera-Studio Competition for Il Barbiere di Siviglia in the theaters ‘Giglio’ in Lucca, ‘Goldoni’ in Livorno, ‘Coccia’ in Novara and ‘Verdi’ in Pisa.

2013 She won the International Competition “Voce all’opera” in the Theater Rosetum in Milan for the roles of Adina (L’Elisir d’Amore) and Musetta (La Bohème).

2012 She won the 13th edition of the International Opera Competition for the roles of  L' Elisir d'Amore " Spiros Argiris " in Sarzana (Sp ).

2010 – 1st pr. at the International Music Competition “Magnificat Lupiae” in Lecce.2009 – 1st pr. at the  International Singing Competition “Valerio Gentile” in Fasano (Br)  

Performances: 

2015  -     Nabucco by Verdi (Anna), conductor F. Ledda, director C. A. De Lucia, 46th Traditional Opera Season of the ‘Politeama Greco’ Theater in Lecce.         

        -     Il Barbiere di Siviglia by Rossini (Berta), conductor  N. Paskowsky, director A.Pizzech, Theaters  Goldoni in Livorno, Verdi in Pisa,  Giglio in Lucca, Coccia in Novara. 

       -    Il Barbiere di Siviglia by Rossini (Rosina), Bitonto Opera Festival

2014  -     Orfeo ed Euridice  by Gluck (Eurudice), conductor A. Greco, director Juliette Dechamps, XXXX edition of Festival della Valle d’Itria in Martina Franca.         

        -     Stabat Mater by Pergolesi, XXXX edition of Festival della Valle d’Itria.         

        -     Don Carlo by Verdi (La voce dal cielo), conductor F. M. Bressan,         

        -     La Bohème by Puccini (Musetta), Opera season of the Rosetum Theater  in Milan, directed by G. M.  Aliverta.         

        - L’Elisir d’Amore by Donizetti (Adina), Opera season of the Rosetum Theater in Milan, directed by G. M.                          Aliverta.          - Rigoletto (Gilda), Casamari Opera Festival (FR).           - La Traviata (Violetta), Casamari Opera Festival (FR).           - Rigoletto (Gilda), Belloni Theater in Barlassina (MB), with Simon Boccanegra Orchestra  conducted by              L. Tazzieri.           - Requiem by Mozart with Magna Grecia Orchestra in Taranto.

2013  -    Crispino e la Comare by Ricci, conductor  J. Bignamini, director A. Talevi, XXIX                edition of Festival della Valle d’Itria in Martina Franca.           - Orphèe aux enfers by J. Offenbach (Euridice), San Babila Theater in Milan, Verdi Theater in Genova e Sale                  de Fetes de la Mairie in Paris.           - Rigoletto by G. Verdi (Gilda) with Camerata Musicale Salentina in Lecce.2012  -    L’Elisir d’Amore by G. Donizetti (Adina) Firmafede Fortress , Sarzana Opera                 Festival, conductor Elisabetta Maschio, director Davide Garattini.           -   Don Giovanni by W. A. Mozart (Donna Anna, Zerlina), theaters in  Bardolino(Vr), Verona and Salerno                        directed by Katia Ricciarelli.2011 -     L’Elisir d’Amore by Donizetti (Adina), tournèe  in the theaters of Puglia directed                by   K. Ricciarelli. She sang the leading roles of the following operas:Kronung Messe, Dixit Dominus by W. A. Mozart, Dixit Dominus  by G. F.Händel, Oratorio de Noël by C. Saint-Saëns,  Le sette parole di cristo in croce by Marinosci and Raentroph, Gloria in D RV589, Lauda Jerusalem, Beatus Vir and Magnificat by A. Vivaldi, Magnificat in D by J.S. Bach, Carmina Burana by C. Orff with the  Istituzione Polifonica “A. Vivaldi”  conducted by Luigi De Luca. Stabat Mater by Boccherini, Stabat Mater by Pergolesi,  Cantata BWV106 Actus Tragicus by J. S. Bach, Exultate Jubilate k 165 by Mozart with the Chamber Orchestra of the Conservatory  “T. Schipa” in Lecce.  She has been performing in soloist concerts in many theaters and Opera Houses around the world: 2008 at the European Parliament in Brussels; 2012 at the Opera House in Hanoi, 2014 with the Bangkok Symphony Orchestra at the Thailand Cultural Center in Bangkok. With her own production show Mi noche de tango (a tribute to Argentin tango) she performed in Italy, Greece, Turkey, Germany, France, England, Spain, Portugal, Egypt, Malta, Croatia, Montenegro, Slovenia, Porto Rico, Mexico, Florida.
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Musical Work Role Jump-in ready? Company Year
Donizetti: L'elisir d'amore Adina Immediately 2017
Rossini: Il Barbiere di Siviglia Rosina Immediately 2017
Puccini: La Bohème Mimì Immediately 2017
Donizetti: Don Pasquale Norina Immediately 2016
Puccini: Gianni Schicchi Lauretta Immediately 2016