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Christine Lyons is celebrated as a critically acclaimed operatic soprano, renowned for her captivating performances marked by “power and poise,” “regal bearing and opulent timbre,” and a “voice rich in nuances.” With a growing reputation for her portrayals of Bellini’s heroines, she has graced prestigious venues such as Lincoln Center, delivering stellar renditions of La Straniera, Norma, and Giulietta in I Capuleti e i Montecchi. Her artistry shines through in Donizetti’s heroines including Lucia di Lammermoor, Adina in L’Elisir d’amore, and Norina in Don Pasquale, hailed as "effortlessly brilliant" (Broadway World), alongside Rossini’s Amenaide in Tancredi. 

Her repertoire extends beyond bel canto to encompass Verdi’s Leonora in Il Trovatore, Bizet’s Micaela in Carmen, and notable interpretations of Puccini’s Tosca, Madama Butterfly, and Liú in Turandot. Lyons also showcases her exceptional talent in Mozart and Handel operas, portraying roles like Pamina in Die Zauberflöte, Fiordiligi in Cosí fan tutte, and Alcina and Agrippina, displaying her versatility and interpretive prowess.

Recognized with awards from prestigious vocal competitions in New York and D.C., Lyons has been featured on Celebrating Our Musical Future with WWFM Classical Radio. Her performances have garnered praise from esteemed publications such as Opera News, New York Classical Review, and The New York Times. She honed her craft at Carnegie Mellon University, the Mozarteum in Salzburg, and at Peabody Conservatory, establishing herself as a prominent figure in the world of opera.

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