- Aida Islam
(b Radovis, Feb 23, 1936). Macedonian mezzo-soprano. She started her education in Skopje, and continued in Ljubljana with Julius Betetto (1960) and Ksenija Novak (1972). Her more specialized studies were with Giorgio Favaretto in Rome and Gino Bechi in Siena. Her operatic debut was at the Macedonian Opera as Azucena in Verdi’s ...