Review: Angela Gheorghiu

The Romanian diva is one of the classiest sopranos of her generation

27th March, 2016
Angela Gheorghiu set the NCH alight Pic: Getty

Angela Gheorghiu set the NCH alight with a glowing performance which took some time to stoke up but which, when fully ignited, proved difficult to dampen down. Four encores and five standing ovations failed to calm audience excitement. It almost resembled the hysteria of an election centre after a recount victory. Even the artist, no stranger to adulation, seemed surprised.

The Romanian diva is one of the classiest sopranos of her generation, and it was...

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