Music composition Timeless- From classical jazz to the own vision of swing and poetry in a new turn
...She has an incredibly big and beautiful voice, and an unusual sensual and smooth stage act.
Certainly the effect of her powerful voice in the Concert Hall is startling.The audience at her first recital there was held spellbound by a performanse which managed to mingle a distinct Slavic warmth and honesty a rare vocal power.....
Natalia Usmanova is educated as a singer and an actress from Gnessinsky Music Academy in Moscow.She is a versatile artist with wide repertoire from operas, operettas and classical romances to musical and jazz. In Moscow Natalia started her career at the Boris Pokrovsky Modern Opera Theatre as a professional singer and as an actress with Mosfilm studios as well as a professional dancer with different productions.
She continued her education at the F.Liszt Academy and was engaged as a soloist by the Hungarian State Opera and Erkel Theatre in Budapest.Later - won a scholarship to study at the New Yorks Broadway Academy and took a second prize at the Show-Jazz Competition in the Washington DC.
In 1993 Natalia Usmanova appeared at the Jazz Festival in Copenhagen and Water Festival in Stockholm...
She makes concerts with Odense, Southern Jutland`s and Tivoly Radio-TV Symphony orcherstras in Denmark and performes also with Grupo Operistico in Madrid; has a contract with Callisto management in Italy and working with different productions in Stockhom...
1.Four last songs by Richard Strauss. For soprano and orchestra.
2 French opera arias. For soprano and orchestra.
3.Fire in Life- My son of love rings through the dark: from A.Dvorak Gypsy songs to romances by S. Rachmaninoff ( CD 130 Jubilee-more information - www.usmanova.com)
4. From my heart:Evergreens and musical,- show-dance composition in combination with Russian folk song and old gypsy romances.
5 Soprano and organ ( Giordani,Stradella, Bach, Handel, Mendelssohn, Villa Lobos)