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ENGAGEMENTS 2016

A Celebration of Music by Female Composers| Singing Recital with pianist Andrea Benecke| World-Premiere of Rosemary Duxbury’s piece ‘Kabir says…’| Song cycles by Clara Schumann, Alma Mahler, Fanny Mendelssohn & contemporary composer Carlotta Ferrari| St. Sepulchre’s Church London| 25 February 2016

A Celebration of Music by Female Composers| Singing Recital with pianist Andrea Benecke| German-Premiere of Rosemary Duxbury’s piece ‘Kabir says…’| Song cycles by Clara Schumann, Alma Mahler, Fanny Mendelssohn & contemporary composer Carlotta Ferrari| Steinway-Haus Munich| 26 February 2016

Rotary Club Nicosia| Operatic concert with young Cypriot opera singers | Artistic Director Soprano Katerina Mina | Pianist Vassilis Mihael| Pallas Auditorium Nicosia | 18 March 2016

YinAlithea Cyprus Women’s Conference| Speech presentation | Speech title: What defines personal success | Elias Beach Hotel Limassol | 20 March 2016

Creative Women International Conference | Concert performance with pianist Olga Balakleets | Conference for Women Leaders and Entrepreneurs from around the world | Elysium Hotel Pafos | 9 April 2016

Mozart’s Requiem & Regina Coeli Soprano Solo | Conductor Alistair Auld| Mezzo-soprano Kathryn Hannah, Tenor Clifford Lister, Bass Robert Evans | St. John’s Church, Bishop’s Castle, Shropshire | 16 April 2016

‘Cathedrals: An Extraordinary Music Show’ | Giannis Christodoulopoulos, Piano | Katerina Mina, Guest Soprano|
Saint James’s Piccadilly London| 22 April 2016

IPCES Opera Gala Production | In celebration of the Life and Music of Sergei Prokofiev| Cosmos Concert Hall Moscow|
24 April 2016

ART MOVES Lunchtime recital| Organised by the Arts Council Oklahoma City| Pianist Stuart Deaver | Museum of Art in Downtown Oklahoma City| 11 May 2016

Filming in London for ERT’s Television Channel with Greek Journalist Gregory Veriotis aka The Cyclist| Programme/Interview dedicated to Soprano Katerina Mina and her life in London | Postponed to Autumn 2016

IPCES Opera Gala Production | Dedicated to the 170-year birthday anniversary of Russian Jeweller Peter Carl Fabergé Gustavovich | Multimedia Show ‘Fabergé -The power of love’ | The Tchaikovsky Ballroom, Moscow | 18 June 2016

Artists for Love Multimedia Show | Guest Singer Soprano Katerina Mina| Organised by PASYKAF Famagusta | Paralimni Amphitheatre, Famagusta | 22 June 2016

The Best of Opera & Musical in One Show!| Artistic Director Soprano Katerina Mina| Sopranos Elli Koutsouli & Christina Kaizer, mezzo-soprano Elli Aloneftou, tenors Marios Andreou & Constantine Andronicou, baritone Markos Kleovoulou| Pianists Annini Tsiouti & Vassilis Michael| Organised by Strovolos Municipality| Strovolos Municipal Theatre, Nicosia|
12 July 2016

State of Mexico Symphony Orchestra| Conductor Enrique Bátiz| Soloist Katerina Mina| Arias from Idomeneo (Elettra), Tosca, Un Ballo in Maschera & La Forza del Destino | Sala Felipe Villanueva, Toluca & Acolman, Estado de Mexico |
29 & 31 July 2016

Philharmonia Orchestra| Ave Maria in F Minor for Soprano Solo and Symphonic Orchestra | World-Premiere Performance | Composer/Conductor Alessandro Valtulini | Teatro alla Scala Milan | Date to be confirmed

Lunchtime Singing Recital & Afternoon Masterclass| Soprano Katerina Mina| Pianist Maria Giles| Concord College, Shropshire England | 2 November 2016

Bishop Dr. Aristarchos Mavrakis Annual Memorial Concert | Music by Anastasia Christou| Soprano Katerina Mina| Flautist Enlli Parri| Pianist Hara Kostogianni| String players Joana Ly, Stefano D’Ermenegildo, Jennifer MacCallum, Sergio Serra, Lewis Tingey | Programme to include the performance of the pieces Agnus Dei, Dreams of May and the Hymn to Aphrodite for soprano, flute and piano on poetry by Sappho | The Holy Cross & St. Michael Orthodox Cathedral London|
10 November 2016

2017-2018

An evening of Music by Anastasia Christou| Soprano Katerina Mina| Flautist Enlli Parri| Pianist Hara Kostogianni| Programme to include the World-Premiere performance of the piece Hymn to Aphrodite on poetry by Sappho, Agnus Dei & Dreams of May | The Hellenic Centre, London| 15 March 2017

Singing Recital with pianist Dickran Atamian| The Price Rubin Steinway Series| Chopin’s 17 Polish Songs & Schumann’s Frauenliebe und-Leben| Lorton Performance Centre, Gussman Concert Hall | University of Tulsa, Oklahoma| September 2017

The American National Opera Company | Title role of Tosca, Maddalena from Andrea Chénier & Desdemona from Otello | European and U.S.A Tours | Exact dates in autumn 2017 & spring 2018 tbc

An Enzo Sisti Film Production of Verdi’s opera Don Carlo | Role of Elisabetta | Conductor Plácido Domingo| Dates tbc

PREVIOUS ENGAGEMENTS 2014/2015

Christmas Eve with Katerina Mina at ‘Christmas Avenue’| A show of famous Operatic arias and Christmas Songs within the Xmas Celebrations of the City | Pianist Vassilis Mihael| Makarios Avenue Nicosia at 17:00 | 24 December 2015

Performance with Russian Pianist Yuri Rozum| Rusalka, Madama Butterfly, The Queen of Spades, La Forza del Destino | Metropol Hall Moscow| 20 December 2015

Christmas Jazz Show with soprano Katerina Mina and her Jazz Trio| Piano Marios Toumbas, Saxophone Charis Ioannou, Double Bass Irenaeos Koullouras| Cole Porter, Bart Howard, George Gershwin, Kurt Weill | Hellenic Centre, London|
30 November 2015

The Energy of Love| Operatic Gala Concerts organised by IPCES| In celebration of Pyotr Tchaikovsky| Moscow, Russia|
21-17 November 2015

Studio Recording for an EP release| Song writer Linda Lamon| Producer Nigel Stonier| Airtight Studios, UK|
10-13 November 2015

International Year of Light 2015| Light – fusing arts and science| Live performance of the ‘Rainbow of Light’ to open the event | Song writer Linda Lamon| Trinity Centre, Bristol | 8 November 2015

International Year of Light 2015| Laser Florence Congress| The International Congress on Laser Medicine and Surgery| Live performance of the ‘Rainbow of Light’ at the closing ceremony of the Congress | Song writer Linda Lamon| Villa Viviani Florence | 7 November 2015

A Celebration of Music by Female Composers| Singing Recital with pianist Andrea Benecke| Song cycles by Clara Schumann, Alma Mahler, Fanny Mendelssohn and contemporary composer Carlotta Ferrari| Elb Schloss Residenz, Hamburg| 18 October 2015

Studio Recording for an EP release| Song writer Linda Lamon| Producer Nigel Stonier| Airtight Studios, UK|
25-28 September 2015

A Celebration of Music by Female Composers| Singing Recital with pianist Andrea Benecke| Song cycles by Clara Schumann, Alma Mahler, Fanny Mendelssohn and contemporary composer Carlotta Ferrari| Steinway-Haus Hamburg| 25 June 2015

The Energy of Love| Operatic Gala Concert organised by IPCES| The ZIL Culture Centre, Moscow | 18 June 2015

ROLE OF SANTUZZA from Cavelleria Rusticana| Full production presented by the Cyprus Youth Symphony Orchestra | Conductor Yiorgos Kountouris | Stage Director Egli Spyridakis | Strovolos Municipal Theatre | 24, 25 April 2015

An Evening with RICK WAKEMAN & Special Guests| Orion Symphony Orchestra’s 10th Anniversary Celebration Concert | Conductor Toby Purser | Special Guests including Guy Protheroe (conductor), Katerina Mina (Soprano) & Sarbel (Vocals) | Queen Elizabeth Hall, Southbank London | 4 February 2015

Katerina sings Jazz!! | Christmas Jazz Show with soprano Katerina Mina and her Jazz Trio | Piano Marios Toumbas, Saxophone Charis Ioannou, Double Bass Irenaeos Koullouras | Strovolos Municipal Theatre, Nicosia | 13 December 2014

National Federation of Cypriots in the UK | 40th Anniversary Music Concert | Soprano Katerina Mina, Pianists Marios Papadopoulos & Christodoulos Georgiades | Hellenic Centre in London | 25 November 2014

ΓΙΑ ΤΑ ΕΛΛΗΝΟΠΟΥΛΑ…’ | Benefizkonzert zugusten der Sozialklinik ‘ELLINIKO in Athen | Soprano Katerina Mina, Pianist Elena Mouzalas | Music by Manolis Kalomiris, Gustav Mahler and Mikis Theodorakis | Organised by oncoLogic & arts and ‘Förder- und Freundeskreis Elliniko’ | Lichtwarksaal Hamburg |
28 October 2014

STARMUS FESTIVAL 2014 | Space Legends: A Tribute to Neil Armstrong and Alexei Leonov| The Music of Spheres – Fire ever living by Alexandros Hahalis | * Soprano Katerina Mina | Auditorio di Tenerife |
27 September 2014

ΤΟΜΗ ΠΑΤΡΙΔΑΣ: ΤΟ ΠΝΕΥΜΑ ΚΑΙ ΣΤΟ ΧΩΜΑ ΛΑΜΠΕΙ| Music by Composer Alexandros Hahalis| Soprano Katerina Mina, Baritone Nikolaos Karagiaouris| Memorial tribute concert for the 3,500 fallen dead, 1,600 missing and 200,000 refugees after the Turkish invasion of Cyprus in 1974 | Pernera Protatas, Cyprus | 18 August 2014

Katerina performs Jazz! in aid of PASYKAF| Soprano Katerina Mina, Piano Yiannis Hadjiloizou, Saxophone Charis Ioannou, Double Bass Irenaeos Koullouras | Music by M. Hadjidakis, S. Xarchakos, M. Theodorakis, S.Peristeris, M.Tokas, S. Tzouanakos, G. Gershwin, K. Weill, B. Howard, G. Bizet, C. Porter | Skali Aglatzias, Nicosia | 18 July 2014

ROLE OF GIORGETTA IN PUCCINI’S OPERA IL TABARRO| Opera Studio Skull of Yorick Productions | Soloists Philip Dennis Modinos, Giannis Nakos, Maria Karamouza | Director Dionysis Zafirides | Costumes/Installation Kostas Skipitaris| ΦΙΞ in art, Thessaloniki | 25, 26 June 2014

Singing Recital | Pianist Elena Mouzalas | Works by Manolis Kalomiris on poetry by Odysseas Elytis & by Constantinos Stylianou on poetry by Vassilis Koumis | Dimitris Mitropoulos Hall at Megaron, The Athens Concert Hall |
06 May 2014

Haydn’s Scena di Berenice & Elettra’s aria ‘D’Oreste, d’Ajace’ from Mozart’s opera Idomeneo| Cyprus Symphony Orchestra | Conductor Yiorgos Kountouris | | Markideion Theatre, Pafos & Strovolos Municipal Theatre, Nicosia | 30 April & 02 May 2014

ROLE OF KUPAVA IN RIMSKY-KORSAKOV’S OPERA THE SNOWMAIDEN| Director Christopher Cowell | Conductor Charles Peebles | Presented by University College Opera – UCO | Bloomsbury Theatre, London | 24, 26, 28, 29 March 2014

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