Thursday, April 22, 2010

Known for her passionate portrayals of the heroines of Italian and French opera, Russian-American soprano Dina Kuznetsova has attracted the attention of the world's major opera companies for her outstanding musicianship and compelling stage presence.

Kuznetsova is an Artist-in-Residence with the Fairmont State University Department of Music. She will give a recital at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 27, in Room 229 Wallman Hall. Kuznetsova will perform selections by Fauré, Granados, Puccini, Tchaikovsky, Rachmaninov and Dvořák. Admission to the event is free and open to the public.