Bianca Tognocchi

Soprano

Highlights

  • 2014 Lucia, Lucia di Lammermoor, Festival Donizetti di Bergamo
  • 2015 Nannetta, Falstaff, Ravenna Opera Academy under Riccardo Muti
  • 2015 Giannetta, Elisir d'Amore, Teatro alla Scala di Milano
  • 2015 Giulia, La Scala di Seta, Brescia Pavia Cremona Como Bergamo
  • 2016 Elvira, Italiana in Algeri, Festival Erl under Gustav Kuhn

Biography

Italian coloratura soprano Bianca Tognocchi graduated in 2010 from the Giuseppe Verdi Conservatorio in Milan. In spite of her young age, Tognocchi has performed a broad range of roles, such as Adina (L’Elisir d’Amore), Barbarina (Le Nozze di Figaro), Ninetta (La finta semplice), Serpina (La Serva Padrona), Livietta (Livietta e Tracollo), Fanny (La cambiale di matrimonio) with AsLiCo Pocket Opera, Lucia di Lammermoor at Teatro Donizetti in Bergamo, Olympia (Les Contes d’Hoffmann) as well as Giulia (La Scala di Seta) and Adina (L’Elisir d’Amore) in Pavia, Jesi, Cremona, Brescia and Como, Sandmännchen and Taumännchen (Hänsel und Gretel) at Teatro Regio in Turin and Nannetta (Falstaff) at the Ravenna Festival.

In 2015 she portrayed Giannetta in L’Elisir d’Amore in Teatro alla Scala’s live broadcast production at the Malpensa Airport.

Since 2012 she has performed regularly at the Tiroler Festspiele in Erl, directed by Gustav Kuhn singing Susanna (Le Nozze di Figaro), Zerlina (Don Giovanni), Waldvogel (Siegfried), Gemmy (Guglielmo Tell), soprano solo in Orff’s Carmina Burana, Bach’s Messe h-moll and Weihnachtsoratorium as well as in the inauguration concert of the new theatre in Erl and New Year’s concerts. Recent roles in Erl include Elvira in L’Italiana in Algeri , Rosina in Il Barbiere di Siviglia, and Musetta in La Bohème.

This season she is looking forward to her house debuts at Malmö Opera as Gilda in Rigoletto and at the Opéra national de Lorraine in Nancy as Elvira in L’italiana in Algeri.
Starting in fall 2018, Tognocchi will be a member of the ensemble at the Leipzig Opera, where  her roles include Gilda and Lucia, among others. In the same season she will also make her debut as Amina in La Sonnambula by Bellini at the Tiroler Festspiele under the baton of maestro Gustav Kuhn.

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Lucia

Lucia

Olympia

Olympia

Adina

Adina

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Bianca Tognocchi singing Amina in "la Sonnambula" in Erl

Bianca Tognocchi is looking forward to her engagement as Amina in La Sonnambula at  Tiroler Festspiele in Erl

Premiere: December 29, 2018

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