French Expressionist 

A colorature française as Lulu? Why not? Patricia Petibon, who made her name as a Baroque singer, defies boundaries in her search for emotional truth. JESSICA?DUCHEN interviews the charismatic soprano.

French Expressionist HDL 1 8110
© DG/Lucy Boccadoro 2010
Every singer is different, Patricia Petibon declares. And there has seldom been a more "different" soprano than she. High sopranos often seem condemned to eternal youth, assigned characters such as th...

In order to view this article, you must be a subscriber. If you already have an account, please enter your username and password.


If you are not already a subscriber, please Subscribe.

Follow OPERA NEWS on FacebookTwitter Button