Born in Ukraine (Lviv), mezzo-soprano Maria Berezovska studied at the Odessa State Conservatory of Music as the Bachelor of Music, after at the Academia d’Arte Lirica (Ancona, Italy) and at the Odessa National Music Academy named after A. V. Nezhdanova where she completed a Master of Music.
Laureate of the International Singing Competition named after Anatoliy Solovyanenko in Ukraine. Diplomat of vocal competition in Toulouse, France. Finalist of the vocal competition in Vercelli, Italy.
Took part in festival performances in Crete (Greece), under the direction of Gunnar Stromsholm.
She is worked as a soloist at the Odessa National Philharmonic of Ukraine.
Since 2011 Maria Berezovska is one of the leading dramatic mezzo-sopranos and a principal singer at the Kyiv National Opera of Ukraine.
She is invited soloist to other theaters of Ukraine, also one of the regularly invited soloists at the Solomiya Krushelnytska Opera Festival in Lviv National Opera of Ukraine.
In February 2018 Maria Berezovska made her debut as Amneris (Aida) at the Dubai Opera House with Polish National Opera Warsaw, conductor Patrick Fournillier.
In her repertoire next roles: Amneris (G. Verdi – Aida), Azucena (G. Verdi – Il Trovatore), Eboli (G. Verdi – Don Carlo), Fenena (G. Verdi – Nabucco), Ulrika (G. Verdi – Un Ballo in Maschera), Maddalena (G. Verdi – Rigoletto), Ortrud (R. Wagner – Lohengrin), Suzuki (G. Puccini – Madama Butterfly), La Ciesca (G. Puccini – Gianni Schicchi), Mother Lucia (P. Mascagni – Cavalleria Rusticana), Countess, Paulina (P. Tchaikovsky – Queen of Spades), Laura (P. Tchaikovsky – Iolanta), Olga, Filippyevna (P. Tchaikovsky – Yevgeny Onegin), Lyubasha (N. Rimsky-Korsakov – The Tsar’s Bride), Marina Mniszech, Shinkarka (M. Mussorgsky – Boris Godunov), Odarka (S. Gulak-Artemovsky – Zaporozhets za Dunayem).
In solo concert engagements Maria Berezovska performed: Verdi «Requiem», Mozart «Requiem», Mahler «Kindertotenlieder», «Symphony №2», Handel «Messiah», Berlioz «Les nuits d’été», Beethoven «Symphony №9», Pergolesi «Stabat Mater», Bach «Magnificat», «St. John Passion», «Matthew Passion», Brahms «Alto Rhapsody», Rachmaninoff «All-Night Vigil».
Maria’s concert appearances have included performances in United Arab Emirates, Poland, Austria, Italy, France, United Kingdom, United States of America, Greece, Kyrgyzstan and Ukraine. She has stock recordings on TV and radio of United States of America, Greece, Ukraine.
Fluency in languages: English, Italian, Polish, Russian and Ukrainian.
XV Solomiya Krushelnytska International Opera Festival
XVI Solomiya Krushelnytska International Opera Festival