Sonya Yoncheva, Ailyn Pérez, Ana María Martínez and Brian Jagde featured in the New York Times



The New York Times reflects on the Metropolitan Opera's productions that were canceled because of the coronavirus pandemic and features the stories and video performances of Operalia Winners Sonya Yoncheva '2010, Ailyn Pérez '2006, Ana María Martínez '1995 and Brian Jagde '2012, among other singers.


Ms. Yoncheva was scheduled to make her sixth role debut on the stage of the Met in the title role of Manon Lescaut, Ms. Pérez was scheduled to sing Amelia in Simon Boccanegra, Ms. Martínez was scheduled to return as Cio-Cio-San in Madama Butterfly and Mr. Jagde was scheduled to sing Cavaradossi in Tosca, his first leading role at The Met.


Read their stories and watch their video performances in The New York Times