Naama Liany | נעמה ליאני
Singer - Mezzo Soprano | זמרת - מצו סופרן
"She has charmed her audience"- Midi Libre Béziers.
"Heavenly voice" - Yediot Aharonot America
"One of today's most promising singers" - Jonet.nl
Liany embarked her 2017-19 seasons with a worldwide tour of UNA FOLÍA! recital program which included performances in New York, London, Paris, Madrid, Luxembourg, Aspen CO and Brussels. Since her arrival to Europe Liany sang in the New Year's Festival, Gstaad, Alcala Clasicos Para Todos Festival (Madrid), De la Musique Avant Toute Chose Festival Paris, Mezzo solo in Mozart’s Do minor mass in St Germain En Laye. Other roles and concerts included a young soloist in Lyrique en Mer Music Festival (Belle Ile en Mer, France), the role of Marcelina (Le Nozze di Figaro) in Velbert, Germany and Nei Stemmen concert in Luxembourg. Liany was also one of few singers selected to participate at the Gstaad Vocal Academy (Menuhin Festival) directed by Madame Cecilia Bartoli & Madame Silvana Bazzoni. Other significant collaborations include working with Maestro Alberto Zedda. Today, Liany works with legendary Mezzo-Soprano Victoria Cortez and Maestro Tamir Chasson.
Born in Israel, trained in New York City, and currently, lives in Paris. While residing in New York, she performed on prestigious stages such as the Carnegie Hall, Everson Museum of Art & DiMenna Center, soloist with the Bach Society of Columbia University in J.S Bach Magnificat, and a performance of the role of the Innkeeper’s Wife from Janacek’s The Cunning Little Vixen.
In Israel, Liany sang the role of the Mayor in Gil Shohat’s The Happy Prince among many recitals and solo performances with various ensembles. Liany won the 1st prize in the Buchman-Heiman competition and is a recipient of scholarships from the Ronen Foundation, and the Shlomit Ben Zvi Foundation.