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Interview: Lisa Milne

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First printed in The Herald on 2 April, 2014

Lisa Milne isn’t one to keep things bottled up. The Scottish soprano is one of the most candid and communicative voices in the business – a musician who is able and willing to express tremendous empathy and emotional potency through music. There’s a sincerity, a rare vulnerability to her performances: she is heartbreaking as Stravinsky’s Anne Trulove, disarmingly tender as Mozart’s Ilia or Pamina, and her recent Donna Elvira in Scottish Opera’s Don Giovanni had a hurt dignity that was extremely touching.

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