After singing Micaëla last season, Adriana returns to the Opéra Bastille in their 2023/2024 season to interpret the role of Liù in Giacomo Puccini's Turandot. Cast includes Tamara Wilson, Gregory Kunde, Mika Kares, Carlo Bossi, Florent Mbia, Maciej Kwasnikowski, Nicholas Jones, and Guilhem Worms.
Conducted by Marco Armiliato & Michele Spotti on the staging by Robert Wilson.
Agathe Poupeney- ONP
What the critics said
"...soprano Adriana Gonzalez plays a Liù whose shivering voice captures all the essence of devotion and fragility.”
- Toute la Culture
"As Liù we then heard the young Franco-Guatemalan soprano Adriana Gonzalez, who alternates, in the part, with Ermonela Jaho, and it was really a nice surprise, a voice of great sweetness as necessary for the part, with pianos well executed, very moving in the interpretation, rightly gratified by warm applause”
“Adriana González's very beautiful Liù had been discovered in Strasbourg. We find it as in itself in Bastille, here a little shy in the first act, magnificent in the third by the beauty of the phrasing, the liquidity of the high-pian pianissimi, the intensity of the incarnation, a fragile but never chic slave.”
“Imposing velvet and round voice...”
- Classique News