- Angelina Petrova
(b Veliko Tarnovo, Bulgaria, Aug 16, 1962). Bulgarian soprano. She is a graduate of the High School of Music in Ruse in violin (1981). She went on to study at the Institute of Music in Plovdiv and obtained degrees in violin and voice (1988). In 1995 she won recognition as an opera soloist in the Sofia National Opera House covering a wide range of roles, such as Gilda in Verdi’s Rigoletto, Susanna (Mozart’s Le Nozze di Figaro), Cecilia (Antonio Carlo Gomes’s Il Guarany), Delia (Antonio Carlo Gomes’s I Fosca), Rachel (Fromental Halévi’s La Juive), and Vitellia (Mozart’s La Clemenza di Tito). She made her debut at Wiener Staatsoper in 1998 where, among others, she performed the roles of the Contessa (Le Nozze Di Figaro), Micaela (Bizet’s Carmen), Antonia (Offenbach’s Les contes d’Hoffmann), Liu (Puccini’s Turandot...