Sonya Yoncheva Cancels La Scala Recital

Sonya Yoncheva has canceled her Teatro Alla Scala recital.

The soprano who was supposed to sing on Feb. 11, 2018, canceled due to a cold and as a result, has rescheduled the recital for Sept. 18, 2018.

Due to the cancelation, the company will offer a concert with Eva Mei, Markus Werba, and Giorgio Berrugi. The three, who are currently starring in the company’s “Die Fledermaus,” will perform arias from Mozart, Verdi, and Puccini with James Vaughan accompanying on piano.

Yoncheva’s recital was to have included the music of Verdi, Puccini, Tosti, Leoncavallo, and Catalani among others. It was featured as one of the top performances to see this weekend.

Yoncheva next returns to the Metropolitan Opera for “La Bohème” and also makes her role debut as “Luisa Miller” alongside Plácido Domingo and Piotr Beczala. She also returns to La Scala for “Il Pirata” later this year.

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FRANCISCO SALAZAR, (Publisher) worked as a reporter for Latin Post where he has had the privilege of interviewing numerous opera stars including Anita Rachvelshvili and Ailyn Perez. He also worked as an entertainment reporter where he covered the New York and Tribeca Film Festivals and interviewed many celebrities such as Antonio Banderas, Edgar Ramirez and Benedict Cumberbatch. He currently freelances for Remezcla. He holds a Masters in Media Management from the New School and a Bachelor's in Film Production and Italian studies from Hofstra University.

1 Comment on "Sonya Yoncheva Cancels La Scala Recital"

  1. Yikes! This got tons of publicity, promotion and hype. A lot of folks are not going to be happy about this. Considering the circumstances, she must have been incredibly under the weather to cancel. Unfortunate.

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