La Sonnambula- A Sleepwalking Success

La Sonnambula presented by Florida Grand Opera has just closed, and it was a defining experience for me.  This was my first Amina, and I was fortunate enough to be directed in the role by legendary soprano Renata Scotto and led musically by the talented new music director in Miami, Ramon Tebar.  The entire experience was incredibly positive and it all culminated in a wonderful opening night for all.  Below are some highlights of the reviews I received for my performance...

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FGO Artist of the Year

This year, Rachele was chosen alongside colleagues Lisette Oropesa and Ramon Tebar as  Florida Grand Opera's "Artist of the Year."  She will be returning to FGO in Bellini's La Sonnambula  this February for the first time since she was in the Young Artist Program.

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Lucia Madness by Richard Gilmore

As some of you may know, my father, Richard Gilmore is a very talented artist.  On occasion, I enjoy sharing his pieces here since he is quite modest!  This latest work is his interpretation of me as Lucia in Knoxville Opera's 2010 production of Lucia di Lammermoor.  

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Welcome to the new site

I am very excited to launch the redesign of my website.  I hope to be able to provide you all with more access to news, upcoming engagements, social media outlets, and just a more enjoyable experience!  Please do leave your comments, questions and requests.

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Best of All Possible Worlds

In May, I had the privilege of singing my first Cunegonde in Candide in my debut with Portland Opera.  This was an incredible experience for so many reasons. Most importantly, because of Portland Opera's passionate dedication in presenting top notch productions and also because I was able to work with some fantastic colleagues:  Robert Orth, Jonathan Boyd, Ann McMahon-Quintero and Mark Thomsen to name a few.

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