Maltese Soprano Nicola Mentioned not too long ago delivered an electrifying efficiency on the World Brief Movie (GSF) Awards Gala in the course of the prestigious worldwide Cannes Movie Pageant 2021. The festive gala occasion was organized by entrepreneur, producer and clothier Andres Aquino and held on the luxurious Villa Forbes (Villa Magnificence) in Cannes, France.
Nicola carried out Je Veux Vivre from the French opera Romeo et Juliette by Charles Gounod and Quando Me’n Vo from Puccini’s 1896 opera La Bohème. Each have been particularly chosen to accompany the theme of life and love, and wonder and love. Additionally performing on the occasion was world-renowned violinist, Edmond Fokker van Crayestein. Nicola sang in entrance of quite a few distinguished visitors from the leisure world, together with Dr. Olympia Gellini, founder and president of the Family Film Awards, The American World Movie Awards, Olympia Awards Metropolis Of Lights and member of the GSF Awards jury; Karl Bardosh, New York College affiliate professor, screenwriter, director, producer, pioneer within the area of cell phone cinema, and member of the GSF Awards jury; and award-winning actor and producer, Vincent De Paul.
Nicola was first launched to producer and designer Andres Aquino by award-winning Hollywood composer William Camilleri, after which requested to sing at this prestigious occasion held to coincide with the enduring Cannes Movie Pageant. “Nicola, you got here, you sang and also you conquered Cannes, transporting us to a magical and pleasant world the place you rule along with your highly effective voice,” mentioned GSF Awards Founder and Director Andres Aquino, including “…I’m trying ahead to seeing you at our subsequent Couture Fashion Week occasion in New York.”
In a nod to her Maltese heritage, Nicola wore a surprising robe generously sponsored by prime Maltese designers Charles & Ron, whereas her journey was supported by the Malta International Airport. Upon her return from Cannes, Nicola mentioned “participating was an incredible expertise. I met incredible individuals within the leisure business and have simply been invited to sing at Couture Trend Week New York!”
Nicola is the Malta Airport Foundation Ambassador and a Joseph Calleja BOV Basis Scholar. She has been supported by the DrakeCalleja Belief, Janatha Stubbs Basis, and the Ian Tomlin Scholarship. She is a graduate of the Guildhall Faculty of Music and Drama Opera Course, for which she was granted a full scholarship.
Nicola, who’s represented by The Music Partnership, has given recitals for HRH The Earl of Wessex at an occasion introduced by the Duke of Edinburgh, at St. James’s Palace and Kensington Palace within the UK. She gained Second Prize within the Strauss Competitors on the Mozarteum in Salzburg and First Prize and Viewers Prize for the Fulham Opera Robert Presley Memorial 2017.
Except for Malta and the UK, Nicola has carried out internationally, together with in France, Italy, USA, Cyprus, Germany, China, Poland, Hungary and different nations. She is at the moment a doctoral candidate on the College of Malta.