Lucia Aliberti Soprano
Lucia Aliberti celebrated the 40th anniversary of her stage debut with a concert at Berlin Gendarmenmakt. Berlin is the town, where her international career started with a performance of Lucia di Lammermoor at Deutsche Oper Berlin. She had such a big success that Herbert von Karajan came to a performance and had several study meetings with him after that in Berlin and Salzburg.
A lyric-dramatic soprano with agility, Lucia Aliberti graduated very young at the Conservatory with honors. She studied with Luigi Ricci in Rome, Alfredo Kraus and Herbert von Karajan in Salzburg and Berlin. She is considered one of the most complete artists of her generation.
Musician and composer, while singing, she has also studied the piano and other musical instruments like guitar, accordion, violin and mandolin. She has composed many pieces for piano, clarinet,flute,violin and voice. After winning the Spoleto and ENAL competitions, she began her artistic career and made her debut with the Opera “La Sonnambula” by Vincenzo Bellini first in Spoleto at the Teatro Lirico Sperimentale A.Belli and after in Spoleto at the Festival dei Due Mondi under the direction of Giancarlo Menotti and Raffaello De Banfield.
Lucia Aliberti has sung at the world’s major OPERA HOUSES:
Royal Opera House London, Teatro alla Scala Milan, Metropolitan Opera New York, Bolshoi Moscow, Teatro Colon Buenos Aires, Washington Opera, Deutsche Oper Berlin, Staatsoper Unter den Linden Berlin, Wiener Staatsoper Vienna, Opernhaus Graz, De Nationale Opera Amsterdam, Bayerische Staatsoper Munich, Prinzregententheater Munich, Staatsoper Hamburg, Staatstheater Stuttgart, Semperoper Dresden, Oper Leipzig, Operhaus Bonn, Staatsoper Hannover, Oper Köln, Staatstheater Wiesbaden ,Deutsche Nationaltheater Weimar, Chemnitz Opera Chemnitz, Nationaltheater Mannheim, Municipal Theater Haarlem, Opernhaus Zurich, Grand Théâtre de Genève, Opéra de Lausanne, Royal Swedish Opera Stockholm, Théàtre Royal de la Monnaie Bruxelles, Theatre Champs-Elysée Paris, Opéra de Lille, Opéra Municipal de Marseille, Theatre Antique Vaison la Romaine, Vichy Opera House, Saint-Etienne Opera House, Teatro National du Capitole Toulouse, Opera National de Lorraine Nancy ,Opéra National Montpellier,Hungarian State Opera Budapest, Teatr Wielki Opera Narodowa Warsaw, Croatian National Theatre Split, Teatro Real Madrid, Oviedo Opera Foundation Oviedo, ABAO Bilbao Opera Bilbao, Teatro Municipal de Valencia, Festival International de Opera “Alejandro Granda” Lima, Savonlinna Opera Festival Finland Savonlinna, Bunka Kaikan Theater Tokyo, Bunkamura Orchard Hall Tokyo, Aichi Arts Center Nagoya, Festival Hall Osaka, Florida Grand Opera Miami, Korea National Opera Seoul, Wexford Festival Opera Wexford, Glyndebourne Festival Opera Glyndebourne, Edinburgh International Festival Edinburgh, Teatru Manoel Malta, Theatre Municipal de Tunis, Baltic Opera House in Gdansk, Teatro Nacional in Caracas, Festival European Weeks in Passau, Grand Théâtre de Monte Carlo, Dubrovnik International Opera Festival Dubrovnik, Rome Opera House Rome, Teatro San Carlo Naples, Teatro Comunale Bologna, Teatro Carlo Felice Genoa, Teatro Bellini Catania,Teatro Petruzzelli Bari, Gran Teatro La Fenice Venice,Rossini Opera Festival Pesaro, Teatro Lirico Giuseppe Verdi Trieste, Teatro Nuovo Giancarlo Menotti Spoleto, etc.
Lucia Aliberti has performed in major CONCERT HALLS worldwide including:
Grosses Festspielhaus Salzburg,Carnegie Hall New York, Philharmonie Berlin, Konzerthaus Berlin, Queen Elisabeth Hall London, Concertgebow Amsterdam, Concert Hall De Doelen Rotterdam, Theatre Champs-Elysée Paris, Théatre de l’Empire Paris, Unesco Auditorium Paris, Auditorium Giuseppe Verdi Milano, KKL Luzern Concert Hall Luzern, Stadtcasino Basel, Bern Münster Cathedral, Oslo Konserthus, Olavshallen Concert Hall Trondheim, Bergen, Auditorium Paul VI Audience Hall Sala Nervi Vatican City Rome, Festspielhaus Baden Baden, Gewandhaus Leipzig, Herculessaal der Residenz München, Philharmonie im Gasteig München, Kölner Philharmonie Köln, Laeiszhalle Hamburg, Alte Oper Frankfurt, Rossini Festival in Wildbad, “Festival Der Nationen” in Bad Borishofen, Die Glocke Bremen, Tonhalle Düsseldorf, Beethovenhalle Bonn, Meistersingerhalle Nuremberg, Feierabendhaus Ludwigshafen, Philharmonie Essen, Konzerthaus Dortmund, Music and Congress Hall Lubeck, Kongresshaus Stadthalle Heidelberg, Festival Kissinger Sommer Regentenbau Bad Kissingen, Schlosstheater Schwetzingen Festival,Hohentwielfestival Singen, Heidelberger Schlossfestspiele, Mannheimer Rosengarten Mannheim, Stadttheater Ingolstadt, Kongresshalle Saarbrücken, Konzerthalle Bamberg,Theater Erfurt, Rheingoldhalle Mainz, Nikolaisaal Potsdam, Harmonie Heilbronn, Konzerthaus Freiburg, Koncertsalen Alsion Sonderborg, Lisinski Concert Hall Zagreb, Split Summer Festival Split, Festival Ljubljana, Concert Hall Kiev, Belgrade Philharmonic Concert Hall Belgrade, Rudolfinum Prague, Suntory Hall Tokyo, Festival Hall Osaka, Concert Hall Nagoya, Concert Hall Fukuoka, Concert Hall Kitakyushu, Concert Hall Kyoto, Concert Hall Funabashi, Concert Hall Kawasaki, Kanagawa Kenmin Hall Yokohama, Concert Hall Hiroshima, Concert Hall Nagasaki, Concert Hall Sendai, Concert Hall Omiya, Concert Hall Yokosuka, Act City Hamamatsu, Biwako Hall Otsu, Seoul Arts Center Seoul, Cultural Centre Bangkok, Shanghai Concert Hall, Tivoli’s Concert Hall Copenhagen, Helsinki Music Centre Helsinki, St Georg’s Hall Liverpool, Monterey Music Hall Monterey, Théatre Montreal Riviera Montreux, Theater National de Strasbourg Strasbourg, Philharmonie Haarlem, National Concert Hall Dublin, Town Hall Theatre Galway, Monaco Cathedral Montecarlo, Open’er Festival Gdansk, Dubrovnik Summer Festival Dubrovnik, Mozarteum Brasileiro Festival Musica em Trancoso Festival Trancoso, Innsbruck, Linz, Liège, Luxembourg Festival, etc.
Lucia Aliberti was Guest Star of INTERNATIONAL CHARITY GALA, Special CONCERTS, various Special EVENTS and GALAS from UNESCO, UNICEF, UNITALSI,for many International Personalities:
Pope Wojtyła Johannes Paul II in the occasion of the “Jubilee of the world for families” at the Saint Peter’s Square in Vatican Rome, Concert for “The Immaculate” Auditorium Sala Nervi in Vatican City Rome, Queen Sirikit of Thailand in Bangkok, Prince Charles of England at the Unesco Auditorium in Paris, for the Dutch Royal Family of Netherlands in Amsterdam, Schloss Bellevue Berlin for President Horst Köhler, Prince Albert of Monaco at the Sporting Club Monte-Carlo, for the German Chancellors Helmut Kohl in Bonn and Gerhard Schröder in Berlin, for the Minister President Edmund Stoiber in Munich, Prince Hiro of Japan in Tokyo. Lucia Aliberti was also Guest Star of the “Fete Impériale” in the Horse Riding School in Vienna, ”Gala for Children” at Stephansdom with Wiener Sängerknaben in Vienna, for “Marianne Strauss-Stiftung” in Munich, for International Pressball in Berlin, Pressball in Leipzig, Pressball in Dresden and Frankfurt Operaball, Guest Star in “Cinema for Peace” Berlin International Film Festival in Berlin, Guest Star in “Diva Award” in Munich, at Manoel Theatre of Malta for the celebrations of the Unification of Italy under the patronage of the President of the Italian Republic, also Guest Star in Special Galas for Mercedes, BMW, Volkswagen, Fiat, Audi, Porsche, Formula 1 Grand Prix of Montecarlo, she was invited by President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov of Turkmenistan to open the Congress Centre in Ashgabat. She received the International Prizes: “Goldene Feder” in Hamburg, ”Capri Award” Capri Hollywood International Film Festival, “Iso D’Oro” in Graz, “Premio Callas” in Milan and “Premio Bellini d’Oro” in Berlin.
Her natural vocal talents are enhanced by a technique which allows her to sustain even the most difficult parts in the “Belcanto” repertory. International critics have also underlined her particular stage presence and dramatic capabilities.
She is considered a specialist in the Belcanto Repertory especially in the Operas of Vincenzo Bellini (Norma, La Sonnambula, Il Pirata, I Puritani, I Capuleti e I Montecchi, Beatrice di Tenda, La Straniera). She also devoted intense study to some of the manuscripts of Bellini. The other most important composers in her repertory are Gaetano Donizetti (Lucia di Lammermoor, Anna Bolena, Lucrezia Borgia, L’ Elisir d’amore,La Figlia del Reggimento, Linda di Chamounix,Maria Stuarda,Roberto Devereux, Poliuto,Caterina Cornaro,Don Pasquale), Gioacchino Rossini (Semiramide, Tancredi,La Donna del Lago,Il Turco in Italia,Maometto ll,La Gazza Ladra,Il Barbiere di Siviglia,Guglielmo Tell, Stabat Mater), und Giuseppe Verdi (La Traviata, Rigoletto, Luisa Miller, I Due Foscari, Attila, Simone Boccanegra, Un Giorno di Regno, Alzira, I Masnadieri, Aroldo, Stiffelio, I Lombardi,I Vespri Siciliani, Il Trovatore,Giovanna D’Arco), etc.