Izabela Matula

*1980 – soprano – Poland*

Education: Academy of Music in Krakow. Also studied music theory, conducting and composition at the Krakow Music Academy.

Prizes: 1st Prize Deutsches Lied Competition at the Prague-Budapest-Vienna Sommerakademie (Austria, 2008), 2nd Prize Ada Sari International Compettion of Vocal Art in Nowy Sacz (Poland), 3rd Prize Wilhelm Stenhammar International Singing Competition in Norrkoping (Sweden, 2010).

Repertory: operatic roles: Euridice Orfeo ed Euridice (Gluck), Dido Dido and Aeneas (Purcell), Contessa Le nozze di Figaro (Mozart), Micaëla Carmen (Bizet), Marguérite Faust (Gounod), Liù Turandot (Puccini), Agathe Der Freischütz (Weber), Mimì La bohème, Tatyana Yevgeny Onegin (Tchaikovsky), Krönungsmesse and Messiah (Händel), Wesendonck-Lieder (Wagner), Credo and Seven Gates of Jerusalem (Penderecki), Symphony no.2 (Mahler), Symphonies no. 2 and 7 (Gorecki).