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The Magic of Vocal Music


“The Magic of Vocal Music”

On 19 January 2018, “The Magic of Vocal Music” concert will take place in the Chamber Hall of the Astana Opera House. The concert will feature the young soprano Aigerim Sarsenova (Austria), her teacher - prima donna of the opera stage, Honoured Artist of Kazakhstan Maira Mukhamedkyzy, Antonio Carangelo (tenor, Italy) and Biljana Kovač (contralto, Italy). Accompanist – Marie Lexova (Czech Republic)

Well-known arias, art songs and songs by Western European, Russian and Kazakh composers will be performed.


Aigerim SARSENOVA (soprano) graduated from the Kazakh Ablai Khan University of International Relations and World Languages. She is currently studying at the Carangelo Belcanto Academy in Vienna and at the Institut für Klavierkunst (under Biljana Kovač and Vedrana Kovač). She underwent master classes in Italy and the Czech Republic, and took part in concerts in Treviso (Italy) and Karlovy Vary (Czech Republic).


Antonio CARANGELO (tenor) studied at the Conservatoire de Musique de Genève and at the Accademia d’arte lirica in Osimo, Italy. He then perfected his vocal technique with Mario del Monaco and Ettore Campogalliani. He made his professional debut at the Grand Théâtre de Genève and sang in many opera houses, however, achieved his true success by performing the part of Ernani in the eponymous opera by G. Verdi.

He is currently engaged in vocal coaching at the Carangelo Belcanto Academy in Vienna and gives master classes throughout European countries.

Antonio Carangelo is an honorary member of the jury of the International Antonin Dvorak Singing Competition in Karlovy Vary (Czech Republic).



Running time: 1 hour 30  minutes


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