Angelica Cirillo

Soprano lirico of agility, began studying singing with the soprano Josella Ligi and later perfecting her skills with Masters such as Franca Mattiucci, Ottavio Garaventa, Luisa Maragliano, Roberto Servile.

At the Duke of Genoa Academy, she took music theory lessons, she also studied opera thoroughly with the Master Roberto Negri. After that, she went to Florence to improve opera interpretation and style with the Master Marco Balderi.

Her dark vocal color and very flexible voice allow her to sing with ease a vaste repertoire which ranges from opera to chamber music, and from sacred and profane music to operetta.

She debuted in “ Rigoletto” G. Verdi. She started her artistic career performing at first with light roles such as : Serpina (Serva Padrona), Berta (Barbiere di Siviglia), Norina (Don Pasquale), Zerlina (Don Giovanni). She pursued with roles such as : Donna Anna, Donna Elvira (Don Giovanni) with the director Edoardo Siravo. She also played Musetta-Mimì (Bohème), Nedda (Pagliacci), Mercedes/ Frasquita (Carmen),Violetta (Traviata), Angelica (Suor Angelica), Liù (Turandot),Butterfly (Madama Butterfly)And in the operetta (Vedova Allegra), she played the role of Anna Glawari. Her concerts schedule is hectic both in Italy and abroad, performing with various ensembles. Her outstanding voice and interpretation, everywhere, gained her the cheers and acclaim from the public and the critics.

She sang at the Carlo Felice Theatre in Genoa, at the Regio Theatre in Turin, alongside with tenor Ottavio Garaventa in honor of his 50th career anniversari, Comunale of Piacenza,She sang several times in Sanremo, Genoa, Turin, Alessandria, Ancona, Chiavari, Cuneo, Novara, Voghera, Vercelli, Milan, Biella, Modena, Palermo, Ragusa, Piacenza, Parma, Principato di Monaco (Montecarlo) , Aosta, Ravenna, Bolzano. Besides, she sang in Switzerland, Germay, New York Carnegie Hall, France and in Liguria -- land where she currently lives.

She has been invited to perform in prestigious music festivals such as : International Festival of Chamber Music Artètè , Incontri d’Autore, Festival Ultrapadum, Antichi Borghi di Liguria, Echi Musicali, Terre d’Arezzo, Percorsi Sonori, Festival città di Ravenna, Festival I Luoghi della Musica, Festival Internazionale Lavagnino, Festival degli Organi Storici...And for important associations such as : Lions, Rotary, Amitiés Sans Frontières, F.I.D.A.P.A.

In Noinekirchen (Germany)she sang the Big Mass in Do minor of W.A. Mozart. In Novara, the Requiem of Mozart and the Gloria of Vivaldi.

She has been invited in Milan to sing in honor of the Master Leo Nucci, baritone, to whom has been awarded the International Lyric Oscar.

She has played several times with the actor Edoardo Siravo in opera and theather shows, and in comic shows, she worked with the actor Enrico Beruschi.

She has been elected to be godmother singing the National Anthem for the inauguration of the Motocross International World of Nations in Franciacorta “Red Bull” in presence of the Autorities and before a public of thirty thousand people.

She has been invited to sing the American and Italian National Anthems in commemoration of the Twin Towers 10-year Anniversary, in presence of the highest Authorities among whom American Consul and Genoa Consul.