Patrizia Patelmo / mezzosoprano

Has been internationally acclaimed as a true Verdi mezzo-soprano. Her voice is strong and powerful yet full of many vocals handings. Her colourful voice and charismatic presence have given vigour to the Verdi roles of Amneris, Azucena, Eboli, Mrs Quickly, Ulrica, Fenena and Mezzo-soprano in Messa da Requiem. Sheis no stranger to German opera having performed her first Ortrud in “Lohengrin” at the Teatro Regio di Parma. 
 
Mrs.Patelmo has also performed as Santuzza/Cavalleria Rusticana, Sara/Roberto Devereux, Elisabetta/Maria Stuarda, Knusperexe/Haensel und Gretel, Beppe/L’Amico Fritz, Frugola/Tabarro, Orfeo/Orfeo ed Euridice, Suzuki/Madama Butterfly
Mrs. Patelmo was directed by Luisi, Oren, Chailly, Campori, Bartoletti, Campanella, De Burgos, Palumbo, Terkonov, Veronesi, and stage directoras Carsen, Mariani, Miller.

A very important accomplishment was a recording for Editoriale Pantheon of the Verdi Messa di Requiem with Orchestra Sinfonica della Fondazione Arturo Toscanini under Maestro Gandolfi with the Coro del Teatro Regio di Parma; Falstaff live for Kicco Classic; Aida ed.Premiere Opera; Jolanthaed.Opera Lovers; and  DVD Haensel und Gretel ed.Universal Music Italia.

Mrs. Patelmo was born in Catania and wasstudy with Carlo Bergonzi, Renata Scotto, Leya Gencer, Franca Mattiucci.

She was winner of several competitions suchus As.Li.Co-Milan, Voci Verdiane-Busseto, Pavarotti International Voice Competition  Mrs: Patelmo is also Singing teacher at the Conservatory of Vibo Valentia, the Conservatory of Salerno And the Conservatory of Novara.Nowshe’is teaches at the Conservatory "G. Verdi" in Como. Among the master classes was most important the Invitation from Korea to Sunhwa Art School in Seoul. In April she will teach in Malaga.