Bernarda Fink: expressiveness to the surface in Lied

He Monday 20 May at 20 hours, National Dissemination Center Musical (CNDM) In co-production with the Teatro de La Zarzuela they present the Argentine mezzo-soprano at the XXV Lied Cycle Bernarda Fink with pianist Anthony Spiri. The program chosen for this evening shows the roots of the singer Argentina Slovenes parents, con obras de Bohuslav Martinu, Lucijan Marija Škerjanc y Antonin Dvorák, exposing the European side of their culture as well as pieces of Spanish Joaquín Rodrigo and Manuel de Falla and Argentine Carlos Guastavino and Alberto Ginastera, musical expression of this popular Hispanic and across the Atlantic. According to Blas Matamoros: “Such company solves a few challenges. Composers covering various moments of the twentieth century. That is to say: They belong to an era of music inhabited by different trends, highly controversial and bold trials. Collect anonymous and traditional airs, Loose memories without certain date, to resolve with contemporary languages ​​that are not always peers, it means respecting received, while doing modern. Even render it compatible with the avant-garde break. At the same time, outline the national or merely local within a code that does not belong to any particular peculiarity, but the global baggage of music.”

tickets, with a general price 8 a 35 euros, and are on sale at the box office of Teatro de La Zarzuela, INAEM theaters, Y 902 22 49 49.

Bernarda Fink: expressiveness on the surface

According to Arturo Reverter: “Fink is a very lyrical mezzo-soprano, well tilled vibrations, expressiveness to the surface and measured air and singing”.

Slovenians daughter of parents, Bernarda Fink was born in Buenos Aires and received vocal and musical education at the Instituto Superior de Arte del Teatro Colón, where he performed frequently. Fink is one of the most requested singers in concerts and recitals, acclaimed for its musical versatility and invited by the main orchestras and conductors of Europe and America. His repertoire ranges from early music to 20th century music and he has sung with masters such as Daniel Barenboim, Herbert Blomstedt, Semyon Bychkov, Riccardo Chailly, sir John Eliot Gardiner, Valery Gergiev, Bernard Haitink, René Jacobs, Mariss Jansons, Riccardo Muti, sir Roger Norrington, Trevor Pinnock, Georges Prêtre, sir Simon Rattle and Franz Welser-Möst. He had a close artistic collaboration with Nikolaus Harnoncourt, reflected in numerous recordings. His performances include the roles of Cecilio (Lucio Silla), Dirigido por Nikolaus Harnoncourt en el Theater an der Wien, Idamante (Idomeneo), in a production by Luc Bondy and Jesús López Cobos at the Teatro Real, and Irene (Theodora), with Ivor Bolton at the Salzburg Festival. Sesto has also sung (La clemenza di Tito) and Idamante under the baton of René Jacobs. In 2017, debuted in Pelléas et Mélisande en la Vienna State Opera.

In his role as a soloist, he is present in the main concert halls. further, has performed songs by Dvořák and Janáček with the Pavel Haas Quartet at London's Wigmore Hall, en el Concertgebouw de Ámsterdam, in The Hague and in Madrid. In season 2018-2019, in which he has already sung in Cologne, Vienna and Paris, highlights the interpretation of Biblical songs by Dvořák with Manfred Honeck in Prague and Dresden, the symphony No. 2 by Mahler con the Boston Symphony Orchestra y Andris Nelsons y con the Orchester National des Pays de la Loire in Angers y Nantes, the symphony No. 3 the Mahler and Bamberg, Paris, Muscat and Ostrava, and the The song of the earth with the South Netherlands Philharmonic and Hans Graf in the Netherlands. Fink has an extensive discography: his latest album includes Mahler's lieders, accompanied by the Niederösterreichisches Tonkünstlerorchester, Andrés Orozco-Estrada and Anthony Spiri. In 2006, the Chancellor of Austria awarded him the Austrian Honorary Medal of Arts and Sciences and, in 2013, He received, together with his brother Marcos, the most prestigious cultural award in Slovenia, sponsored by the Prešeren Foundation, for its recording Slovenia!. In 2014, received the title of Österreichische Kammersängerin.