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Irini Konsta

Soprano Irini Konsta was born and brought up in Athens where she also studied and received diplomas in violin and classical singing(from the class of the world famous bass George Pappas) winning a First Prize and a Golden Medal.She also attended seminars and master classes in Italy and Germany with G.Dimitrova,M.Caballe,R.Knoll and A.Christofellis.Her repertory includes Tosca,Mimi(La Boheme),Desdemona(Otello),Nedda(I Pagliacci),Fiordiligi(Cosi fan tutte),Rosalinde(Die Fledermaus),Ottavia(L’incoronazione di Poppea)Clytemnestra(Electra),Io(Prometheus Bound)and many more.She has performed in Berlin,London(Royal Academy),Paris,Sofia(National Opera),New York,Melbourne(Arts Centre),Frankfurt(Alte Oper).She is a permanent collaborator of various Grrek and international Festivals and she is often appearing on TV and recording for the National Greek Radio Programme.She has been honoured with the Maria Callas Award from the Unesco Foundation.
Irini Konsta holds a degree in ancient Greek language and philosophy from the National and Capodistrian University of Athens.