Irina Lungu, the Russian soprano born in Moldova, is much in demand in the world’s most famous opera houses. In fluent Italian (subtitled in English), Lungu offers insights into the challenges of interpreting Mimì.
In this wide ranging interview, Irina Lungu reflects on the character of Mimì and the special privilege of intepreting this role in Torino as a non-native Italian.
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