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Bartoli, Cecilia

Born: 1966 AD
Currently alive, at 49 years of age.
Nationality: Italian
Categories: Singer

1966 – Cecilia Bartoli is a Italian mezzo-soprano singer was born 4th of June.

1975 – Her first public performance was as a shepherd boy in Tosca.

1985 – Bartoli appeared in a talent show on Italian television; the conductor Riccardo Muti saw her performance and invited her to audition at La Scala.

1990 – Herbert von Karajan invited her to sing at the Salzburg Easter Festival.

1988 – Recorded Rosina in The Barber of Seville.

1990 – Worked with von Karajan on Bach’s Mass in B Minor and her career developed rapidly.

1996 – Bartoli made her debut at the Metropolitan Opera as Despina in Così fan tutte.

1997 – Returned to Metropolitan Opera to sing the title role of La Cenerentola.

2005 – Cecilia Bartoli sang Cleopatra in Handel’s Giulio Cesare, a role written for a soprano, but is in mezzo range.