Nuccia Focile's versatility as an artist is renowned. Throughout her eminent career she has appeared at many of the worlds leading opera houses, including Paris Opera, Royal Opera House Covent Garden, La Scala, Bayerische Staatsoper Munich, Metropolitan Opera, La Fenice and Los Angeles Opera.
Engagements in recent seasons have included Musetta (La boheme) and La Voix Humaine at Covent Garden; Violetta (La traviata) and La Voix Humaine for Seattle Opera; Countess (Le Nozze di Figaro) for The NBR New Zealand Opera, and Nedda (Pagliacci) with the Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Daniel Harding. In the 14-15 season Nuccia enjoyed successes as Despina in Cosi fan tutte at the Houston Grand Opera and as Mimi (Le boheme) for the New Israeli Opera with Daniel Oren.
Nuccia won the Artist of the year competition in Seattle for her portrayal of Elle in La Voix Humaine in 2013. Engagements in the 15-16 season and beyond include a return to Seattle Opera and concerts in Berlin and Wales, alongside continuing teaching work in Cardiff.
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