Millaray González

One of the most promising singers in her country, gifted with a voice of singular beauty.
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MILLARAY GONZÁLEZ

SOPRANO

BIOGRAPHY

She graduated in Vocal Performance (2017) at the University of Chile Faculty of Arts. She joined the institution in 2009, studying with maestras Claudia Godoy (mezzo-soprano) and Patricia Cifuentes (soprano).

She has participated in masterclasses given by maestro Johnathon Pape, Professor of Opera at the Boston Conservatory in Berklee, and the summer courses of the Higher Institute of Art of the Teatro Colón (ISA), Argentina, where she deepened her interpretation of operatic roles. In addition, she has taken private lessons with soprano Claudia Pereira.

She is a part of the choral group Ensamble Libre directed by Paula Elgueta. She debuted as a soloist with this group and the Chilean Chamber Orchestra conducted by Alejandra Urrutia, performing Mozart’s Coronation Mass at the 2016 Holy Week concerts. That same year she also made her debut abroad, performing at the “Mozart 24 hours” Festival with the Santa Fe Provincial Symphony Orchestra, Argentina. She was a finalist in the “Women in Music” Competition, organized by the National Museum of Women in the Arts together with the Music and Sonology Department (Faculty of Arts, University of Chile). In December 2016 she sang as a guest soloist in works by Mozart at the Christmas concert of the Chilean Chamber Orchestra and conductor Nicolas Rauss.

In 2017, she participated twice in the masterclasses given by maestra Verónica Villarroel in her academy. She also obtained the Honor Scholarship from the Friends of the Santiago Municipal Theater, as well as the Verónica Villarroel Foundation Scholarship to further her studies in the academy of this renowned soprano.

In October 2017, she performed the concert “Spanish Song and Poetry for All Languages” at the Cultural Foundation of Providencia (Alfonso Letelier Hall) in the official season of the Music and Sonology Department (Faculty of Arts, University of Chile). The following month, she offered her concert to obtain the professional title of vocal performer in the Isidora Zegers Hall, University of Chile, presenting works by Bach, Rossini, Schumann, Wolf, Fauré, Debussy, Poulenc and Turina, together with the pianist Leonora Letelier and guest musicians.

Millaray González is an artist of Fanjul & Ward.

CONTACT


Angélica Fanjul | fanjul@fanjulandward.com

THEY’VE SAID ABOUT HER

“’What a beautiful voice, so transparent and pure!,’ I thought when I first heard Millaray, as one of the soloists in Mozart’s Coronation Mass. She was a total revelation. She possesses a very refined technique and a gorgeous voice, besides being an extremely modest and humble person.” Alejandra Urrutia, conductor

“She’s a singer who stands out for her passionate performances in all the repertoire she approaches. She was always a student of excellence in all areas, and capable of an outstanding development in her career.” Paulina Cifuentes, soprano & Head of Voice at the University of Chile

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