M.L. Rantala – Hyde Park Herald

“Soprano Michelle Areyzaga offered some lovely vocal performances, starting with J.S. Bach’s “Ich esse mit Freuden” from Cantata No. 84, in which she found the joy the composer captured so well. Her biggest triumph was found in songs by Ralph Vaughn Williams: three selections from Blake Songs (1957) and three more from “Along the Field [...]

Tucson Desert Song Festival

“Guitarist Rene Izquierdo and soprano Michelle Areyzaga delighted and surprised the audience in their performance, part of the Tucson Desert Song Festival presented by the Tucson Guitar Society, featured with a program of French and Spanish music. Ms. Areyzaga’s voice was mesmerizing as the duo performed Villa-Lobos’ ‘Bachianas Brasileiras No. 5’. Mr. Izquierdo’s fingers seemed [...]