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Yayoi Toriki 鳥木弥生弥 Suzuki 鈴木

Studied in Italy, Japanese mezzo-soprano Yayoi Toriki is the winner in various competitions in Europe including the Verdi Voices Competition. She had her debut in Spain in 2008, singing the role of Suzuki in Madama Butterfly. Her performance was highly praised by the Spanish media for © FUKAYA Yoshinobu /auraY2 her beautiful voice and her delicate and expressive acting. In recent seasons, she has appeared in New National Theatre Tokyo as Olga in Eugene Onegin and Mrs Meg Page in Falstaff conducted by Carlo Rizzi, as well as Tokyo Metropolitan Theatre as Suzuki directed by Yoshi Oïda. She was also La Frugola in Il tabarro, Zita in Gianni Schicchi, Mother Marie in Dialogues des Carmélites, the leading roles in I Capuleti e i Montecchi and Carmen and many others.

Mykhailo Malafii 馬納菲

B. F. Pinkerton 平克頓 (6/10, 8/10, 10/10) Among Mykhailo Malafii’s recent and upcoming appearances are Gabriele Adorno in Simon Boccanegra with The Israeli Opera Tel Aviv, a house debut in Oper Graz with the title role in Don Carlo, and as Prinz in Rusalka by Dvorak at Flemish © Serhiy Berezjak Opera, Duke of Mantua in Rigoletto at Opera de Lyon and return to Oper Graz for the role of Pinkerton in Madama Butterfly. Other past engagements include Pinkerton in Madama Butterfly at Opera Mannheim and Bolshoi Opera and Ballet Theater of Belarus, Riccardo in Un Ballo in Maschera, Alfredo in La Traviata for Hungarian State Opera, Budapest, Macduff in Macbeth, Alfredo in La Traviata with Slovak National Opera, Rodolfo in La Bohème with Swedish Royal Opera, Baltic State Opera, Gdansk and Tampere Opera among others. He was the First Prize winner in the Competizione dell’Opera 2017.

日本女中音鳥木弥生於意大利修讀聲樂, 並在歐洲多個比賽中如威爾第國際聲樂 比賽等榮獲獎項。她於 2008 年首度登上 西班牙歌劇舞台,飾演《蝴蝶夫人》鈴 木一角。是次演出獲當地媒體高度關注, 對她的美妙歌聲及細緻演繹讚不絕口。 近年她於日本新國立劇場飾演《尤根. 奧尼金》的奧嘉及《法斯塔夫》的梅格, 後者由利茲指揮;及東京藝術劇場由笈 田吉執導的《蝴蝶夫人》。其他擅長角 色包括《外套》的芙露戈拉、《賈尼. 斯基基》的齊塔、《斷頭台上的修女》 的瑪莉亞、《卡普里特與蒙塔古家族》 的羅密歐及《卡門》的同名角色等。

馬納菲的近期及來季有多項演出,包括 於以色列特拉維夫歌劇院飾演《西蒙. 博卡奈格拉》的阿當諾;首度於奧地利 格拉茲歌劇院及比利時安特衛普歌劇院 亮相,分別飾演《卡洛王子》的同名角 色及《露莎卡》的王子;法國里昂歌劇 院飾演《弄臣》的曼圖亞公爵;並獲邀 重回格拉茲歌劇院飾演《蝴蝶夫人》的 平克頓。過往精彩演出包括:於德國曼 海姆歌劇院及白俄羅斯歌劇及芭蕾舞劇 院《蝴蝶夫人》的平克頓、匈牙利國立 歌劇院《假面舞會》的列卡度及《茶花 女》的阿菲度、斯洛伐克國家歌劇院《麥 克白》的麥克特夫及《茶花女》的阿菲 度、瑞典皇家歌劇院、波羅的海國立歌 劇院、波蘭格但斯克歌劇院及芬蘭坦佩 雷歌劇院《波希米亞生涯》的羅多夫等。 他 曾 榮 獲 2017 年 國 際 歌 劇 大 賽 的 一 等 獎。