“it's almost impossible to sing and really act at the same time,” dessay says “ acting is receiving, and singing is giving, and that is why it is so difficult” photograph by martin schoeller natalie dessay, the soprano, descended a staircase into the rehearsal room at the metropolitan opera with the poise of a. The french soprano, recently retired from staged opera, gave a recital at carnegie hall that showed off the intensity of her acting their voices didn't much darken or deepen in their 40s, leaving them basically stranded in the ingénue roles they'd been singing since they were young this was a particular. Learn about natalie dessay: her birthday, what she did before fame, her family life, fun trivia facts, popularity rankings, and more birthplace france opera singer known who has won worldwide acclaim for roles like that of fiakermilli in strauss's arabella in 2008, she won both the laurence olivier award and opera. One of the biggest stars of today's operatic world, soprano natalie dessay, will make her national concert hall debut in one of the most anticipated events of the year the french opera star continues to thrill audiences, both as a singer and an actress in her dramatic roles now an admired interpreter of. Natalie dessay confirms to the san francisco examiner what her calendar has long suggested her manon in toulouse this september will be her last appearance on the operatic stage “there's nothing left for me to sing i've done most of.
Natalie dessay is a french opera singer who had a highly acclaimed career as a coloratura soprano before leaving the opera stage on 15 october 2013 she dropped the silent h in her first name in honor of natalie wood when she was in grade school and subsequently simplified the spelling of her surname contents. Ahead of her appearance at the barbican on friday, the acclaimed french soprano tells rupert christiansen about life after opera. Natalie dessay began to sing bel canto with amina (la sonnambula) in opéra de lausanne, opéra de bordeaux, scala of milano and santa fe, lucie de lammermoor (the french version) in opéra de lyon she sang lucia (italian version) in chicago opera, role she has to sing in the metropolitan opera of new -york.
Natalie dessay in intimate recital this week at london's barbican the star french soprano performs songs by duparc and fauré among others, with pianist philippe cassard by her side 01102015, 16:54 // artist news from warnerclassicscom natalie dessay more more. Natalie dessay yoga singer soprano french | practice yoga - when natalie dessay performs before the world's most discerning opera audiences, the sta.
Natalie dessay (singer, opera singer) 19 april 1965 lyon french aries renata tebaldi (singer, opera singer) 01 february 1922 19 december 2004 pesaro italian aquarius. Cast recordings & albums natalie dessay completes michel legrand song cycle written for barbra streisand the french-born singer made her debut with the met in 1994, and performed across the us and internationally, including the 2009 title role in la sonnambula in its first performance at the met.
The couple are in the capital to perform together at the opening concert of abu dhabi festival's main programme courtesy sandrine expilly “i can say frankly, we always feel like we're on holiday when we travel together,” says french opera singer laurent naouri of touring with his wife, natalie dessay. French soprano natalie dessay is one the stars of today's operatic world, thrilling audiences as both a singer and an actress now an admired interpreter of bel canto and lyric heroines such as violetta (la traviata), lucia di lammermoor, marie (la fille du régiment), amina (la sonnambula), pamina (die zauberflöte). The french soprano, natalie dessay (born nathalie dessaix), dropped the h in her first name in honor of natalie wood when she was in grade school and subsequently simplified the spelling of her surname dessay was the singing voice of opera singer anna sörensen in the movie joyeux noël (2005. Natalie dessay by joel kasow lyons, france 12 october 1998 - towards the end of the run of robert carsen's production of britten's midsummer night's dream last april at the opéra national de lyon, operanet had the pleasure of meeting operanet: i read that you consider acting almost more important than singing.
Subscribe to france 24 now: f24my/youtubeen encore : celebrated opera singer natalie dessay joins us in the studio to talk about her foray into contemporar. French soprano natalie dessay is one the stars of today's operatic world, thrilling audiences as both a singer and an actress now an admired interpreter of bel canto and lyric heroines such as lucia di lammermoor, marie (la figlia del reggimento), amina (la sonnambula), pamina (die zauberflöte), manon, juliette and. Natalie dessay (born nathalie dessaix, 19 april 1965, in lyon) is a french opera singer who had a highly acclaimed career as a coloratura soprano before leaving the opera stage on 15 october 2013 she dropped the silent h in her first name in honor of natalie wood when she was in grade school and subsequently.