Natalia Nargorna

Artistic Director of the project Lake Como in Music

An Italian Citiens of Russian-Ukrainian origin, lives in Mandello del Lario, she graduated from the Conservatoire of Music in Kiev as a solo pianist and teacher.

Music Composer  and  author of soundtracks for films. She has performed  in Italy and also in Ukraine, Russia, Czech Republic, Germany and Switzerland.

Luciano Andreoli

Basso voice singer. He  studied piano, organ, violin and lyric song, reaching his peak achievements with lyric  song and  his artistic identity.

From ’93 he works with La Scala of Milan and boasts performances and exhibitions throughout Europe and the world.

Roberta Salvati

Soprano Singer. Works with  Teatro alla Scala in Milan, she began studying music very young. In 1998 she graduated with honors in piano at the Conservatory “Luisa d’Annunzio” of Pescara, Subsequently she received a diploma of singing at the State Conservatory of Piacenza.

She has collaborated with important institutions and theaters, including the Teatro Regio di Torino, the Teatro alla Scala in Milan and numerous others.

She has played important roles in numerous operas, including: Pamina in the opera the Magic Flute and Fiordiligi in Così fan tutte by W.A. Mozart, Aida, Trovatore, Otello, La Traviata by G. Verdi, and many other works

 

Michele Mauro

Tenor Singer. Works with  Teatro alla Scala in Milan.
Born in Catania, he began singing lessons in his hometown; he later took part in several master classes with distinguished singers such as the bass-baritone Simone Alaimo and the mezzo-soprano Gabriella Ravazzi.
He draw attention from the public and specialists at the “International Music Competition” of Sanremo.
In June 2008 he made his prestigious debut at the Teatro Massimo “V. Bellini “in Catania playing the role of Turiddu in Cavalleria Rusticana. He later took part in other important productions of the Teatro Massimo “V. Bellini “, among them La Bohème, Beatrice di Tenda, I Pagliacci, Carmen and Tosca.
He was also the interpreter of Vedova Allegra (Die lustige Witwe) at the Teatro Vittorio Emanuele of Messina and of the Tosca (Mario Cavaradossi) in Syracuse.
During the 2011/12 season he played the role of tenor soloist in the “Giovanna D’arco at the stake”  of Arthur Honegger (in semiscenic form), Don Basilio in “Le nozze di Figaro” and Remendado in Bizet’s “Carmen”  at the Teatro Massimo “V. Bellini “of Catania.
Since 2013 he has been choir artist at the “Teatro alla Scala” in Milan.

Matteo Jin

Baritone Singer. He was born in Cheonan, South Korea, in 1987. He graduated in singing at the “Seoul Arts High School”. After moving to Italy, he graduated with honors even at the Verdi Conservatory  in Milan.

He is ‘winner of several international competitions and has played numerous opera roles  in Italy and abroad, including Leporello (“Don Giovanni”); Figaro (“The Barber of Seville”);

Belcore and Dulcamara (“Elisir d’amore”); Lord Enrico Ashton (“Lucia di Lammermoor”); Giorgio Germont (“Traviata”); The Count di Luna (“Troubadour”); Rodrigo (“Don Carlos”); Rigoletto “Rigoletto”); Amonasro (“Aida”), Falstaff (“Falstaff”); Sharpless (“Madame Butterfly”); Marcello and Schaunard (“Boheme”); Tonio (“Clowns”) ..

Sonia Contino

Lyric soprano, she graduated in Lyric song at the Conservatory of Music “V. Bellini “in Palermo, graduated in Philosophy, participates in wise and masters of phonetics, diction, singing and concerts with the Association” The Harmonics “Chamber Orchestra.

She specializes in lyric song in the courses of the Ente Teatro Massimo di Palermo

She has got a remarkable success for  her innate artistic talent.

Olga Tselinskaia

Lyric Soprano, Graduated with the highest marks at the St. Petersburg Musical Academy in Lyric Singing, then graduated in Chamber Music and Piano  at the G. Verdi Conservatory of Milan.
She debuts at St. Petersburg’s Hermitage Theater in the role of Lauretta in “Giovanni Schicchi” by G. Puccini.
She has a concert activity focused on the European and Russian opera and liederistic repertoire. She played Rosina in the “Barber of Seville” by G. Rossini; Violetta in “La Traviata” and Anna in “Nabucco” by G. Verdi; Hanna Glavari in the “Vedova Allegra” by F. Lehar; Eunice in “Orfeao in Hell” of Offenbach; Melissa in “Amadigi Gaula” by Haendel.
Invited at the International Festival “Classic Spring” and “Russian Song in the World” in Moscow.
At 800 Musica Festival in Ferrara, “Week in Music” by Clusone, at “Liederiadi” in Milan.
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Irina Belousova

Soprano Singer. She began her musical studies in the College of the Moscow Conservatory. After moving to Italy, she has won two international competitions in Italy. She successfully held roles in operas by Puccini, Pergolesi, Mozart, Bellini

Vitaliy Kovalchuk

Tenor Singer. He began his opera singing studies at the music school “Kryshelnizka” in his native city Ternopil, Ukraine,  then continued his studies in Milano (Italy) at the Conservatory ” Giuseppe Verdi”.

In 2002 he began working in roles supporting actor with the ” Simfonica Orquestra do Norte “in Portugal in various works under the direction of Maestro José Ferreira Lobo.

In 2007 he debuted as a primary soloist, playing the role of Canio in the opera “Pagliacci” in Cosenza. And later: Cavaradossi (“Tosca”); Rodolfo (“Boheme”); Duke of Mantua (“Rigoletto”); Ishmael (“Nabucco”); Canio (“Clowns”); Pinkerton (“Madama Butterfly”);