Operawire Artist of the Week: Layla Claire

Layla is Operawire’s Artist of the Week! She opens Alcina (title role) with the Internationale Händel-Festspiele Karlsruhe on Friday!

Layla Claire has become one of the most promising lyric sopranos of her generation. Throughout the past years, she has specialized in the works of Mozart and Handel as well as #Britten. And this week she will add yet another major role to her repertory, “Alcina.”, full feature here.

*photo: Falk von Traubenberg