In advance of her performances of Cio-Cio-San in Ópera de Puerto Rico’s Madama Butterfly, Ana María Martínez sat down with Puerto Rican newspaper El Nuevo Dia for an exclusive interview. The Grammy-winning soprano spoke to Mario Alegre Barrios about her career, family, and the range … Read More »
Ana María Martínez, known for her poignant portrayal of Puccini’s teenage princess, joins Ópera de Puerto Rico for two performances of Madama Butterfly. The Grammy-winning soprano has performed Cio-Cio-San to great acclaim, Houston Press remarking that she “sounds fresh and ethereal as her … Read More »
This Saturday, Ana María Martínez takes the stage as Nedda in LA Opera’s production of Leoncavallo’s Pagliacci. Celebrated for her “foreboding yet achingly beautiful” (Bachtrack) delivery of Canio’s faithless wife, the Grammy-winning soprano stars in the final performance alongside Yusif Eyvazov, George Gagnidze, Liam Bonner, and Brenton Ryan.
Ana María’s “flexible, soaring soprano voice” … Read More »
Ana María Martínez stars in the opening of LA Opera’s 30th anniversary season, performing the role of Nedda in Zeffirelli’s Pagliacci. Conducted by Plácido Domingo, Pagliacci is featured in a double bill with Gianni Schicchi, which is staged by Woody Allen with Domingo in the title … Read More »