Guest introduction

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Soprano: Sunagawa Ryoko

Ryoko Sunakawa, soprano


Graduated from Musashino Academia Musicae and graduated from the same university. Traveled to Italy from 2001 to 2004 as an opera scholarship student of the 10th Jiangshueikai. Returned to Italy for one year from 2005 as a scholarship student of the Goshima Memorial Cultural Foundation. Winner of the 34th Japan-Italy Vocal Concorso. First place in the 69th Japanese Music Competition. Received the Zandonai Award at the 12th Riccardo Zandonai International Vocal Competition.
Debuted at the New National Theater with "Orfeo and Euridice" Euridice. After that, many appearances such as "Don Giovanni" Zelrina. He has appeared in the Fujiwara Opera in "Journey to Reims" Corinna, "La Boheme" Mimi, "Clown" Nedda, "La Traviata" Violetta, etc. Opera Summer Festival 2019-20 Japan ↔ Tokyo ↔ World "Turandot" The good performances at the Tokyo Bunka Kaikan, New National Theatre, Biwako Hall, and Sapporo Cultural Arts Theater at Liu are new to my memory. Singing that has both appearance and ability is always highly evaluated. Received the 16th Goshima Memorial Culture Award Opera New Face Award. A member of the Fujiwara Opera. In December 2019, the long-awaited debut album "Bel Canto" was released.