Letitia Vitelaru (Soprano) - APA Artists' Management Alexandra Mercer - www.apaartistsmanagement.com Born in Romania, Letitia Vitelaru studied the violin whilst still a child, but decided to change to singing and attended the Dinu Lipatti Music High School in Bucharest. After graduating, she studied with Maestro Delfo Menicucci at the Conservatorio Giuseppe Verdi, Milan, going on to the Accademia della Scala, where she continued her studies under Mirella Freni, Renato Bruson and Luciana Serra. Winning the European Community Competition for Young Opera Singers led to her debut in Il Matrimonio Segreto at the Teatro Lirico Sperimentale di Spoleto. In the same theatre she appeared as Adina L’Elisir d’Amore and went on to appear as Adina again at the Teatro Carlo Felice di Genova. Letitia Vitelaru has appeared in concert in international venues including Paris, Pretoria, Johannesburg, Athens, Bucharest and Hamburg. Other concert appearances were at La Scala Milan, Opéra Grand Avignon, Teatro Giuseppe Verdi di Busseto, Shanghai EXPO, Bucharest Palace Hall and the Hermitage Theatre St. Petersburg. She was a prize-winner of the following competitions: Premio Etta Limit; Concorso Toti dal Monte; The European Contest Spoleto; The Magda Olivero International Voice Competition.