NEWS

GRAZ DEBUT

With the double-role of Ghita in 
Der Zwerg and Madre in Il Prigioniero Aile Asszonyi made her very successful debut at the opera house of Graz (Austria). Both audience and press were highly enthusiastic: “fully convincing” (Der Opernfreund) “strong-voiced singing” (Kurier) “brightly shining” (Kronen Zeitung) “The Estonian soprano impressed with vocal volume and a shimmering voice in all registers.” (Bachtrack) “a powerful house debut” (Kleine Zeitung) “strikingly expressive and with a strong voice” (Der Neue Merker) “With this voice she will achieve much.” (Merker Online) “heartfelt moments” (Tiroler Tageszeitung)


NEXT OPERA PREMIERES

Der fliegende Holländer (Wagner) - Senta
Theater Regensburg
conductor: Tetsuro Ban
stage director: Jona Manow
première: 15 July 2017

Penthesilea (Othmar Schoeck) - Prothoe
Theater Bonn
conductor: Dirk Kaftan
stage director: Peter Konwitschny
première: 15 October 2017

NEXT CONCERT

Über Liebe und Hass (Sofia Gubaidulina)
Trondheim Olavsfestdagene 2017
2 August 2017


NEXT OPERA PERFORMANCES


Der fliegende Holländer (Wagner) - Senta
Estonian National Opera Tallinn

Aida 
(Verdi) - Aida
Estonian National Opera Tallinn

Tannhäuser (Wagner) - Venus / Elisabeth (double-role)
Estonian National Opera Tallinn

IN THE REPERTOIRE

Der fliegende Holländer (Wagner) - Senta
Estonian National Opera Tallinn
“Asszonyi’s passionate performance and the especially shining quality of her voice brought a mystic atmosphere to the Ballade”
(Tiiu Levald, TeaterMuusikaKino, December 2016)

Aida (Verdi) - Aida
Estonian National Opera Tallinn

powerful and purity of expression
(Ruth Alaküla, Eesti Päevaleht, 2 february 2016)
“her passion and nuances in the phrasing were extremely captivating!”
(Tiiu Levald, TeaterMuusikaKino, March 2016) 


Tannhäuser 
(Wagner) - Venus / Elisabeth (double-role)
Estonian National Opera Tallinn

“eine ganz hervorragende Sopranistin”
(Ioan Holender, kulTOUR/ServusTV Austria, 17 october 2015)


La Bohème (Puccini) - Mimì
Estonian National Opera Tallinn
a supple and powerful lyric soprano [...] like satin fluttering from a window”
(Opera Now, November 2011)

Faust (Gounod) - Marguerite
Estonian National Opera Tallinn
“Unbelievable, with what kind of passion and dynamic finesses!”
(Sirp, 2 November 2012)

Queen of Spades (Tchaikovsky) - Liza
Estonian National Opera Tallinn