BIOGRAPHY Cellia Costea was born in Piatra Neamt, in Romania, in a Family of Musicians .
She studied at the School Liceu Musicale of Piatra Neamt with Elena Botez .
After that she got a Degree at the Music University of Bucarest .
At the beginning of her Carrer she was awarded with "First Prize" in a few World Singing Competitions :
the VINAS COMPETITIONS of Barcelona - the MONTSERRAT CABALLE' of Andora ,
the PECHINO SINGING WORLD COMPETITION of BEIJING and the JULIAN GAYARRE of PAMPLONA .
by UNITEL) Teatro Luciano Pavarotti of MODENA Cellia Costea
"Tu che le vanità" (October 2012)
Since then she's Starring in prestigious world Theaters like London Covent Garden - Liceu de Barcelona
Staatsoper Wien - Berlin Deutsche Oper - Amsterdam Concertgebouw
Teatro Massimo Bellini of Catania - Athens National Oper
Erodes Atticus of Athens - Frankfurt Oper - Konzerthaus Berlin
Oslo Opera Theater - Royal Opera Amsterdam
Opera Municipal de Marseille - Opera Royal de Wallonie de Liege
Hannover Staatstheater - Pechino Beijing National Opera (see below .......)
TheRoles sheoften singsare :
Bohème as Mimì - Turandot as Liù - Tosca as Floria Tosca - Faust as Margherite - Trovatore as Leonora
Don Carlo as Elisabetta - Otello as Desdemona - Madama Butterfly - Adriana Lecouvreur
Rusalka - E.Onegin - Don Giovanni as Donna Elvira - Nozze di Figaro as Contessa
Engagements : 2012 & 2013
TITLE & ROLE
Cellia Costea - Awards :
1stPrize at the XX Concorso Internazionale Valsesia Musica 2004. 1stPrize and the Public Prize at the XL International Competition “Francisco Vinas”- Barcelona 2003. 1stPrize and the Public Prize at The 2nd International Singers Competition–Beijing, China 2002. 1stPrize and the Public Prize at Debut2002- Bad Mergentheim-Germany 2002. 2ndPrize at “Jaime Aragall” Girona, Spain 2002.
1stPrize and the Public Prize at “Montserrat Caballe” Andora 2001.
1stPrize at “Jullian Gayarre” Pamplona Spain 2000. President of Jury: Jose Carreras.