Chihuahua soprano soprano Loretto Guerrero Sáenz (Loretto Guerrero Sáenz) won third place in the “International Voice Contest Boris Martinovic”
Chihuahua’s soprano singer Loretto Guerrero Sáenz (Loretto Guerrero Sáenz) interprets dramatic works with her pure vocal skills and sufficient intensity, in the “International Sound Contest” Boris Martinovic (Boris Martinovich) won third place.
The game will be held online on Sunday, March 28. 27 opera singers from the United States, Britain, Italy, South Korea, Mexico, Portugal, Germany, Romania, Russia, Brazil, Armenia, Sweden, Australia, China and Chile participated in the performance.
Loretto is a contestant in the “Opera University” category, and she excitedly shared her way of facing a talented singer and winning third place.
“I found the phone in a group of fans of José Carrera, read all the specifications, saw that it met the requirements, sent the first video, and was selected as a semi-finalist. Then they asked me to make another video, that’s me When entering the finals,” said the 24-year-old singer, who graduated from the Autonomous University of Chihuahua (UACH) with a bachelor’s degree in music.
If there are 50 participants (soprano, mid-tone, tenor and baritone) participating in the competition, the finalists will appear in the marathon. On that day, Loreto will use the opera “Los Quintos de Ho “Elle a fue, la tourterelle” by Los cuentos de Hoffmann stood out. Accompanied by pianist Armando Tarango.
“This song is about a girl suffering from tuberculosis. She is isolated and forbidden to sing. Except for all dramas, she cannot be with her loved ones because she is alienated from him. In her song She said that she is the turtledove who continues to be loyal to her, her heart is his heart, and hopes that he will continue to love her.”
Such an aria requires a performance that is commensurate with it in terms of sound and ability to convey romantic messages.
“This song is not easy. I started studying it in 2016, and just this year, I accepted it again because the singing process I went through was easier for me. Some passages I need to pay more attention to and integrate For the role, imagine her feelings, share her feelings with what I have experienced, because you can have the perfect technique, but if you don’t spread it, it’s like the singer said.
His outstanding performance award was a scholarship for a summer vacation in Croatia with the founders of the research competition, the famous opera artists Diana and Boris Martinovic.
The selection of the winners is determined by an expert jury, which is composed of stars from the opera and conductor circles. In addition to Boris Martinovich, there are Denise Graves Montgomery, soprano and teacher of Julia Music High School. Ivaylo Mikhailov, tenor and solo teacher at the National Academy of Arts in Plovdiv, Bulgaria; Artistic Director and General Manager of the Verisma Opera Association in New Jersey; Giorgio Lalov, Artistic Director of Opera in South Carolina and New Hampshire.
Loretto Guerrero Saenz
He was born on August 22, 1996 in Chihuahua, Chihuahua.
He started training in a family because he belonged to a family of musicians and instilled a love for music in him.
He began singing operas at a professional level when he was 17 years old. He was mentored by teachers Marcia Pamela Martínez and Manuel Mario Castillo at the Art Institute of Chihuahua State University (UACH).
In 2016, he joined the choir of the Chihuahua State University Symphony Orchestra (OSUACH), where he played Antonio Vivaldi’s “Gloria”.
A year later, he went to Monterrey to participate in the fourth edition party “Song Wings” of “Lieder Fest Mexico”.
She was selected as an active student of the 3rd St. Louis Opera Festival in 2018 and appeared as a soloist of the work’Ecosrarámuris’ at the Chihuahua International Music Festival held in the Archaeological Zone of Pachime in 2019. ,
Last August, Loretto won first place in the “Express Your Talent” competition.