Marianna Pizzolato stars in L'Italiana in Algeri by Rossini in El Escorial

Marianna Pizzolato

known Italian mezzo-soprano Marianna Pizzolato, Reference interpreter of Rossini repertoire, returns to Spain to sing the title role The Italian Girl in Algiers Rossini in the new Joan Anton rechi production, which can be seen in the Summer Festival of El Escorial (26 Y 28 of July), and in the San Sebastian Musical Fortnight (11 Y 13 of August).

At 150 anniversary of the death of Italian composer, and after his recent success at the Théâtre des Champs-Elysées and the Teatro Comunale di Bologna, Sicilian singer will play, once again, the role of the brave Isabella. A role she has played almost a hundred times in prominent festivals such as the Rossini Opera Festival in Pesaro, where it is invited habitual, and famous operatic coliseums as the Metropolitan Opera in New York, Teatro Massimo Palermo, o el Capitol Theater, among others.

Marianna Pizzolato es, undoubtedly, Isabella of the moment, but his wide repertoire ranging from baroque to from Lied German, and he has worked with directors of the stature of Alberto Zedda, Riccardo Muti, Daniele Gatti, Antonio Pappano, Charles Dutoit, James Levine, Bruno Campanella, Roberto Abbado, John Eliot Gardiner, Giovanni Antonini, Michele Mariotti y Dantone, among others, as well as with famous stage directors such as Dario Fo, Robert Wilson or Luca Ronconi.

His intense concert activity, She has led her to sing in major concert halls with orchestras of great international prestige as the Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia, la Staatskapelle Dresden, la Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra, la Tonhalle Orchestra Zurich, o la Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra.

Among his most immediate commitments, highlight Sigismondo s Munich con la Munich Radio Orchestra, Falstaff at the Theatre Royal, Serse con Il Pomo d'Oro in Toulouse there Essen, Stabat Mater Rossini in Tokyo and Turin (with RAI Orchestra), Missa in tempore belli Haydn en de Rome with the Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia, and the Missa Solemnis K 139 de Mozart with Il Giardino Armonico Giovanni Antonini y en la Mozartwoche de Salzburg.