Mexican soprano Neivi Martinez’s round yet flexible voice, has a remarkable range which extends from E3 to G6. She is a soloist of the FRANKFURTER SINFONIKER and performs regular concerts with the Wiener Hofburg Orchestra and Wiener Residenzorchester. Recent engagements include her debut at the most important operatic festival in Mexico: FESTIVAL ALFONSO ORTIZ TIRADO, interpreting recitals among ELINA GARANCA, ALFREDO DAZA and FRANCISCO ARAIZA.
Miss Martinez releases her FIRST SOLO ALBUM Sempre Libera with Belcanto and Operette repertoire in January of 2016, which she has presented in concerts in Mexico, Germany, Austria and Serbia. She makes a New Years Tour with the FRANKFURTER SINFONIKER in 2015, becoming ever since a freelance concert singer. She has performed since then with the SONORA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA, NAISSUS YOUTH ORCHESTRA SERBIA, ESPERANZA AZTECA ORCHESTRA NAYARIT MEXICO, RUMANIAN NATIONAL ORCHESTRA, HOFBURG ORCHESTRA VIENNA, RESIDENCE ORCHESTRA VIENNA. Before this period she had 11 years of fix engagement at the STADTTHEATER GIEßEN (Germany) and STADTTHEATER KLAGENFURT (Austria).
Her video "Il Dolce Suono - The Fifth Element" was presented at ROLANDO VILLAZON´s TV Program "STARS VON MORGEN" in 2016 as a promising rising star. Months prior, Martinez was a finalist at the VoceallOpera Competition of the AMICI DELLA SCALA DI MILANO"
Her operatic repertiore includes the Roles of Gilda in Verdi ́s Rigoletto (Festival Opera Nights, Transilvania 2016, Mtro. Toberiu Soare), Adina in Donizetti ́s Elixir D ́Amore (Bad Ems 2015, Mtro. Benedict Sauer), Frasquita in Bizet´s Carmen (Maxlrain Germany 2014, Mtro. Richard van Schoor) and the belcanto heroines Lucia in Lucia di Lamermoor (Donizetti), Amina in La Sonnambula (Bellini), Elvira in I Puritani (Bellini), Violetta in La Traviata (Verdi) a.o.
Her musical heritage and vocal flexibility allowed her to take invitations also in the LATIN JAZZ music field, recording with the the label THE WORLD MUSIC CAFE her solo CD AQUANOVA with texts of her own. Other recordings include a DVD of Mozarts Opera Il Sogno di Scipione (SALZBURGER FESTIVAL 2006 - Ensemble), a Music Training DVD by the FRANKFURT UNIVERSITY and the CD "WO DER PFEFFER WÄCHST" mit Harfe (Cordula Poos) und Percussion (Markus Reich).
Neivi studies the Music Bachelor in Arts at the Sonora University in Mexico. An international career was facilitated through a diplomatic cultural exchange between Mexico and Sweden, touring through Scandinavia and undertaking further studies at the ARTISTEN Performing Arts School in Göteborg.
She has made recitals at the Hofburg Palais, Kinsky Palais, Lichtenstein Palace, Auersperg Palais in Vienna, Vienna Fashion Week 2016, Eschenbach Palais Vienna, Art Museum in Göteborg, Akvarell Museum in Sweden, Kurtheater Bad Homburg, Vienna Kursalon, Braunfels Castle in Germany, BMW Stelle in Frankfurt, Mexican Embassy in Vienna and the Mexican Consulate in Frankfurt, among others.
Giuseppe Verdi Traviatta /Violetta
Gaetano Donizetti Linda di Chamounix / Linda
Gaetano Donizetti Liebestrank /Adina
Gaetano Donizetti Lucia di Lammermoor /Lucia
Christof W. Gluck Orpheus & Eurydike /Amor
W. A. Mozart Die Zauberflöte /Königin der Nacht
W. A. MozartDie Entführung aus dem Serail /Konstanze
W. A. MozartFigaros Hochzeit /Susanna
W. A. MozartDon Giovanni /Zerlina
Beethoven Fidelio /Marzelline
Georges Bizet Carmen /Micaela & Frasquita
George Gershwin Porgy & Bess /Clara
Paul Abraham Viktoria und Ihr Husar /Viktoria
Henry Purcell Dido & Aeneas /Belinda
G. F. Händel Messias
J. Haydn Die Jahreszeiten
J. S. Bach Magnifikat
J. Brahms Requiem
Carl Orff Carmina Burana
W. A. Mozart Krönungsmesse
W. A. Mozart Requiem
F. Mendelsohn Lobgesang
Schumann Das Paradies und die Peri
".... The main focus of the performance was the soprano Neivi Martinez as rich and educated Adina: with each singing tone and sparkling stage character she underlined the comedy. Vocally she left no desire open, her vocally voluminous foundation and effortless high notes connected with a wonderfully versatile and multicolored elocution that captivated the people ... "
16. 08. 2015 Rhein Zeitung
... "The Mexican Primadonna also pulled out all the registers of her skills and bewitched both with the shy Sonnambula in Bellini's opera, and as pure seduction in Donizetti cheerful opera" Don Pasquale. The audience was the artist's feet "...
Morgenweb Rhein-Neckar, Montag 17.08.2015
05/2015 Master Course mit KS Jaume Arragal & Eva Randova, Stadttheater Rüsselsheim, Germany
05/2014 & 05/2013 Modern and Classic Dance Workshop, Stadttheater Gießen, Germany
07/2006 & 07/2008 Master Course „Die Stimme als Instrument“, KS Prof. Francisco Araiza, "CUM LAUDE" Academia Vocalis, Austria
07/ 2003 Opera Master Course “ARTESCENICA” Technique Cesar Ulloa (San Francisco Opera) Coaching Denise Masé (Metropolitan) Mexico
2003 Exchange Student, University of Musik and Drama, Göteborg, Sweden. Prof. Harald Ek, Sweden
2000 – 2002 Bachelor of Music, Opera, Sonora University, Mexico, Prof. Monica Preux Preciado "STUY GRANT"
08/2001 Intensive Music Master Course "CUM LAUDE" Prof. Aideé Tutier. Las Rosas Conservatory, Mexico
08/1999 – 07/2000 Propedeutic Semester, Bellas Artes, University of Queretaro, Mexico
08/1999 Vocal Intensive Course, Prof. Monica Preux, Michoacan, Mexico
05/1999 – 06/2002 Young Artist Program, Bel Canto , CENCREM, Mexico