Introduction

Dedicated body and soul to her vocation: singing, music and theatre, the soprano Isabel Rey, who hails from Valencia, is internationally recognised for her exquisite vocal technique and her sensitive acting skills: she is one of the few hispanic artists who has had the honour of performing regularly at the Salzburg Festival and along her distinguished career she has debuted in the most important capitals on the opera circuit, such as Vienna, Munich, Hamburg, Berlin, Zurich, London, Edinburgh, Madrid, Barcelona, Valencia, Paris, Los Angeles, Washington, Stockholm, Athens, New York, Brussels, Moscow, Tokyo, Rome, Venice and Amsterdam. Having mastered a wide repertoire which ranges from Monteverdi to Stravinsky, this very versatile singer has performed in more than 55 different operas over the last two decades, the most outstanding among which are Le nozze di Figaro, Lucia di Lammermoor, King Arthur, Cosě fan tutte, Alcina, Die Fledermaus, Die Zauberflöte, Rigoletto, Les Pęcheurs de Perles, Carmen, Don Pasquale, L'elisir d'amore, Idomeneo, Don Giovanni, Falstaff, Der Rosenkavalier, La Bohčme, La Fille du régiment, Dialogues des carmelites, Pelléas et Mélisande and The Rake's Progress always working with great conductors such as Harnoncourt, Noseda, Santi, López Cobos, Welser-Möst, Koopman, Frühbeck de Burgos, Plasson, Viotti, Fischer, Marriner, Lombard, Zedda, Hager, Corboz, Christie, Minkowski, Biondi, Luisi and Maazel.

Recently she has added to her repertoire such attractive roles as Margherite from Faust, Antonia from Les contes d'Hoffmann, Die Gänsemagd from Die Königskinder (Humperdinck) and Amelia from Simon Boccanegra. Isabel Rey has appeared in many videos in which she performs some of her most successful roles alongside singers of the calibre of Juan Diego Flórez, José Carreras and Leo Nucci. She is a regular collaborator with the José Carreras Foundation for the fight against leukaemia and patron of the Clarós Foundation dedicated to the support of acute deafness through research, prevention and education.

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Schedule

2011 18th and 24th november

Turandot (Liu)

Opernhaus (Zurich)

2011 october 28th, november 3rd and 5th

Don Pasquale (Norina)

Opernhaus (Zurich)

2011 27th september

Zarzuela Gala

Teatro Principal, Valencia

2011July, 10th

Concert

Salon de Actos del Real Colegio Alfonso XII (El Escorial)

2011 2nd and 8th july

Carmen (Micaela)

Zurich

2011 Juin 29th

operatic Gala

Teatro de La Zarzuela, Madrid

2011 May, 26th and 28th

Gala

Teatro Pérez Galdós, Canary Islands (Spain)

2011 April, 8th

Voix humaine-Il Segreto di Susanna

Gran Teatro de Córdoba, Spain

2011 April, 6th

Concert

Valencia

2011 April, 3rd

Voix humaine-Il Segreto di Susanna

Teatro Villarmarta, Jérez de la Frontera (Spain)

2011 March, 25th and 26th

Voix humaine-Il Segreto di Susanna

Teatro Arriaga, Bilbao (Spain)

2011 March 17th

Recital

Cercle Royal Gaulois Artistique et Littéraire, Brussels

2011 March, 11th and 13th

Voix humaine-Il Segreto di Susanna

Teatro Cervantes, Málaga (Spain)

2011 January, 2nd

I Masnadieri

Opernhaus (Zürich)

2010 December 5th,8th,11th,15th,19th, 33rd, 26th, 29th

I Masnadieri (debut)

Opernhaus (Zürich)

2010 November, 7,11 & 14

L'Elisir d'amore

Opernhaus (Zürich)

2010 August, 4

Master classes

Pamplona

2010 July

Don Pasquale

Festival de Peralada (Girona)

2010 May, 30

Charitable concert (Fundació Clarós)

Gran Teatre del Liceu

2010 March 23

Simon Boccanegra

Opernhaus (Zürich)

2010 March 22

Recital: Canciones de luna y estrellas of Antón García Abril with texts by Isabel Rey (XVI Ciclo de Lied)

Teatro de La Zarzuela (Madrid)

2010 February 28

Cádiz (Chueca y Valverde)

Teatro Cervantes (Málaga)

2010 February 7, 11, 13, 18, 21

Die Kónigskinder

Opernhaus (Zürich) [Grabación en DVD]

2010 January 28, 30

La Bohčme

Palacio de Festivales (Santander)

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Isabel Rey adds the role of Liů to her repertoire

During the 2011-12 opera season the artist will sing some classic roles from her repertoire – those of Norina from Donizetti´s Don Pasquale, Micaëla in Carmen and Amalia in Simon Boccanegra and she will also be debuting the role of the slave Liů from the opera Turandot.

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Isabel Rey sings Micaela in Zurich

After her complete success as organizer of and performer in the Grand Opera Party, Isabel Rey is now to be found in rehearsals for Carmen at the Zurich Opera House where she will sing the role of Micaela.

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Videos

Isabel 2 enero 2010

  • Isabel 2 enero 2010
  • Isabel diciembre 2010
  • Isabel Rey- Despina - Rolando Panerai - Don Alfonso - cosi fan tutte -
  • Isabel Rey- Despina - In uomini...- cosi fan tutte
  • Fora de Serie 3 - Video sobre Isabel Rey soprano

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diseño y desarrollo: atrio cm