"From her opening ornate aria, Maya Kherani’s Partenope sailed through Handel’s effusive coloratura with gleaming precision and impassioned conviction. She dominated this production the same way an excellent Violetta commands Verdi’s La Traviata."
San Diego Story
Indian-American soprano MAYA KHERANI has been lauded for her vibrant voice and exciting characterizations in repertoire from the Baroque to the modern. Upcoming projects include a debut at the Festival d’Aix-en-Provence as DRUSILLA/FORTUNA in L’incoronazione di Poppea with Mo. Alarcon, Messiah Boston Baroque with Martin Pearlman, Bach cantatas Portland Baroque Orchestra with Jonathan Woody, Reena Esmail’s Meri Sakhi Ki Avaaz (My Sister’s Voice) Berkeley Symphony, SUSANNA Le Nozze di Figaro and BELINDA Dido and Aeneas Opera San Jose, as well as a world premiere project Pay the Piper with Glyndebourne.