Valentina Naforniţă sings Dvořák

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Moldova's Valentina Naforniţă performs Song to the Moon from Dvořák's Rusalka, in the final of the 2011 BBC Cardiff Singer of the World competition.

Last updated: 19 June 2011

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.


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