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Valentina Coladonato

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Valentina Coladonato

Singer/Soprano

Valentina Coladonato graduated in voice with top marks, going on to improve her technique with Renata Scotto, Regina Resnik, Paride Venturi, Edith Wiens, Claudio Desderi.
She won various international singing competitions, and several critics, audience and jury prizes.
She has sung leading roles in operas by Monteverdi, Cavalli, Vivaldi, Scarlatti, Jommelli, Spontini, Mozart, Bellini and Verdi.
Her concert activity and repertoire range today from Baroque to contemporary sacred and secular music with specialized groups.
She has sung in major musical institutions such as the Teatro alla Scala, Milan; Opéra National de Paris; Salzburg Festival; Vienna Musikverein; Concertgebow Amsterdam; St. Petersburg Philharmonia; Frick Collection, New Your; deSingel Antwerp; Kölner Philharmonie; Festival George Enescu; WDR Radio; Ravenna Festival; Festival Pergolesi-Spontini, Jesi; RAI, Turin; Southbank Centre and many other venues in Europe, North and South America, and Asia.
She has collaborated with stage directors including Maurizio Scaparro, Colin Graham, and Cesare Lievi; and conductors Riccardo Muti, David Robertson, Peter Eötvos, Lior Shambadal, John Axelrod, Michel Tabachnik and Peter Rundel.
She is specialized in contemporary lyrical music: Ivan Fedele currently writes for her voice.