Articles about Opera Singers

HIGH on the BAROQUE
Early Music America (2016) Vol. 22, No. 1, pp. 22-23

 

Osip Petrov, Anna Petrova-Vorobyova and the Development of Low-Voiced Character Types in Nineteenth-Century Russian Opera
Cambridge Opera Journal (2016) Vol. 28, No. 1, pp. 37-77

This article delves into the lives and careers of two significant Russian singers: the bass Osip Petrov and his wife, the mezzo-soprano Anna Vorobyova, who created or inspired leading roles in operas by Glinka, Dargomïzhsky and Musorgsky. Over the course ...

Vocal Assessment Before, After, and the Day After Opera Performance
Journal of Voice (2016) Vol. 30, No. 2, pp. 186-191

Objective: To explore aerodynamic, acoustic, and laryngeal changes surrounding opera performance. Study Design: Prospective preperformance, postperformance, and day after performance. The laryngeal and vocal function of five male and five female classically trained singers was assessed immediately before, immediately after, ...