Carla Maffioletti is a Brazilian/ Italian opera singer and classical guitarist.
Since 2002 she’s part of the soloist ensemble of the world famous violinist André Rieu and his JSO Orchestra. Recording remarcable concerts which became world famous DVDs, as such the Live in Cortona, Live in Dublin, The Flying Dutchman, at the Schönbrunn in Vienna, Live at the Radio City Hall in New York, In Wonderland, Live in Maastricht 1 and 3, amongst others. Performing roles like the doll Olympia (les Contes d’Hofmann), Adele (Die Fledermaus),Sylvia (Czardas Fürstin), Gretel (Hänsel und Gretel) and others.
In 2012 she released her first solo album Blue Bird, which has original arrangements of classical arias and art songs and brazilian songs, adapted for the Mandoline Orchestra The Strings, String Quartet and guest musicians of the Johan Strauss Orchestra from André Rieu. It also portrayed Carla Maffioletti playing solo guitar.
This album is available at:
Track list Blue Bird:
1. Delibes: Les Filles de Cadiz
2. Puccini: Quando m’en vo (Musetta's aria)
3. Herbert: Italian Street Song (from Naughty Marietta)
4. De Falla: Nana (from Siete Canciones Españolas)
5. Villa-Lobos: Cantilena (Bachianas Brasileiras n5)
6. Bellini: Casta Diva (from Norma)
7. Meyers: Cavatina (featuring Carla Maffioletti - solo guitar)
8. Grothe: Lied der Nachtigall
9. Künneke: Strahlender Mond
10. Rossini: La Danza
11. Kálmán: Heia in Den Bergen
12. Anonimous: Romance
13. Caccini: Ave Maria
14. Ovalle: Blue Bird (Azulão)