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Valentina Nafornită - Final - Song 2

Duration: 06:20

Soprano Valentina Nafornită from Moldova sings Song to the Moon from Dvořá’s Rusalka in the 2011 BBC Cardiff Singer of the World final.

Rusalka is a water-nymph, the daughter of the Spirit of the Lake. In a lakeside glade, she tells the moon of her love for a mortal, the prince who came to bathe in the lake. She longs to become mortal to be with her prince, but a Water Goblin has warned her of the dangers.

Available since: Sun 19 Jun 2011


Series Producer
Tony Followell
Petroc Trelawny
Nicole Cabell
Joyce DiDonato
Rhodri Huw
Rhian Williams
Executive Producer
Paul Bullock

This clip is from

BBC Cardiff Singer of the World 2011, Concerts, Final

Petroc Trelawny presents the final of BBC Cardiff Singer of the World 2011.

First broadcast: 19 Jun 2011

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