Bachtrack Opera Awards 2017 - The Results

Category: Best Female Singer

Congratulations to Anita Rachvelishvili, winner of the Best Female Singer award for her performance of Dalila in Samson et Dalila at the Opéra de Paris in October. Bachtrack's Anne-Laure Faubert enthused about how Rachvelishvili was:

“able to play a woman who is in turn manipulative, loving and determined, she succeeds brilliantly in the three great arias, and her duet with Samson is a thing of utter beauty

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Anita Rachvlishvili © Opéra National de Paris | Vincent Pontet
© Opéra National de Paris | Vincent Pontet
Category: Best Male Singer

Congratulations to Lawrence Brownlee, winner of the Best Male Singer award for his performance of Ernesto in Don Pasquale at the San Francisco Opera in September. Bachtrack's Ilana Walder-Biesanz enthused about how Brownlee:

“...casually hit dizzying vocal heights while fighting to shove clothes into a suitcase or pounding the ground in despair

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Lawrence Brownlee (Ernesto), San Francisco Opera © Cory Weaver
© Cory Weaver