Cited by Digital Editor Adam Wasserman as “one of the most exciting performers on the opera stage today
” Elīna is one of five artists who have received the 2016 OPERA NEWS Award, for contributions to the opera world. She is honoured alongside Joseph Calleja, Waltraud Meier, Anna Netrebko, and José van Dam.
The award comes as she prepares for her Wigmore Hall debut
this evening, where she will perform Brahms, Duparc and Rachmaninov songs, accompanied by Roger Vignoles.
The OPERA NEWS Awards will be presented on 10 April 2016 at the Plaza Hotel in New York City.