Aleksandra Kurzak, Roberto Alagna & Carmen Giannattasio Highlight June Takeover FestivalBy Francisco Salazar
Opera Arias has announced its final month of the Takeover Festival.
The first takeover will be by Italian soprano Carmen Giannattasio on June 6.
The second will feature cellist Alisa Weilerstein on June 13.
Weilerstein will be followed by mezzo-soprano Marina Viotti on June 20 and the final takeover will be by Aleksandra Kurzak and Roberto Alagna on June 27.
Each week the artists will showcase what they have been doing in quarantine and even perform or rehearse a musical selection. The first two months of the takeover festival showcased Brian Jadge, Jennifer Rowley, Etienne Dupuis, Nicole Car, Pablo Garcia-Lopez, Ramon Vargas, Amina Edris, Pene Pati, Ketevan Kemoklidze, Rocio Perez, and Mattia Olivieri.
You can learn more about the takeover festival on the Opera Arias’ instagram page.