Bianca Tognocchi soprano
The lyrico-leggero soprano was born in Como, Italy, and studied on the Conservatorio Giuseppe Verdi di Milano, with Adelina Sacarabelli and Roberto Coviello. She won and has been laureated in important competitions, like the 65th Concorso Internazionale per Giovani Cantanti Lirici d’Europa, in 2014.
With the AsLiCo Pocket Opera, she sung Barbarina (Le Nozze di Figaro), Annina (La Traviata), Ninetta (La Finta Semplice). On the Tiroler Festspiele von Erl, she sung Susanna (Le Nozze di Figaro), Zerlina (Don Giovanni) and the solos from the Bach’s Weihnachtsoratorio, conducted by Gustav Kuhn, in 2012. In the same year, she came back to Erl, to sing on the opening concert and New Year’s Concert. In 2014, she sung Waldvogel (Siegfried) and the soprano solo in Carmina Burana. In 2013, she sung in a cycle of sacred music concerts with the Orchestra Haydn, in Bolzano and Trento. In 2014, she made her debut in the Teatro Donizetti di Bergamo, as Lucia, in Lucia di Lammermoor.