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Lidiya Yankovskaya

“...the score [ is ] handsomely realized by the Chicago Opera Theater’s pit orchestra, masterfully led by music director Lidiya Yankovskaya, who never allows the momentum to flag...”

-- Kyle MacMillan, Chicago Sun-Times

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A fiercely committed advocate for operatic masterpieces and contemporary works, Yankovskaya, Music Director of Chicago Opera Theater, is currently the only woman to hold that title in a multimillion-dollar opera company in the USA.

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