North Carolina Opera: Hei-Kyung Hong


North Carolina Opera is proud to present Korean-American soprano Hei-Kyung Hong in a rare recital appearance of opera arias and songs accompanied by piano. Ms. Hong has given over 350 performances at the Metropolitan Opera, singing the principal roles in all of the Mozart operas, the title role in La traviata, Gilda in Rigoletto, Luì in Turandot and Mimì in La bohème, which she has performed over 60 times with the company. She also has appeared to great acclaim with other major opera companies, leading orchestras and in solo recital around the world. Join us for a Sunday afternoon and experience a timeless artist who “sings beautifully” (The New York Times) and is “every bit the international opera star.” (The Wall Street Journal).