Winner of the Operalia Prize in Barcelona, Mrs. Tola began a career that brought her to important theaters such as: Colòn in Buenos Aires, Palau de les Arts Reina Sofia in Valencia, Teatro Real in Madrid, Washington National Opera, Opéra in Monte Carlo, Arena in Verona, La Monnaie in Brussels, Los Angeles Opéra, Teatro dell’Opera in Rome, Regio in Turin, Regio in Parma and the opera houses in Klagenfurt, La Plata and Santa Fe. After her successes as Donna Elvira in Don Giovanni, Contessa d’Almaviva in Le Nozze di Figaro, Violetta in Traviata, Desdemona in Otello, Luisa Miller (title role) and Mimì in La Bohème, she has recently added new roles to her repertoire singing Lina in Stiffelio, Abigaille in Nabucco, Nedda in Pagliacci, Amelia in Un ballo in Maschera.
Mrs. Tola lately sang Amelia in Un Ballo in Maschera at the Teatro Regio in Parma and at the Colon in Buenos Aires, Desdemona in Otello in Modena and Piacenza and Lina in Stiffelio in Monte-Carlo; Don Giovanni in Oviedo.
Besides her opera appearances, Ms. Tola usually performs in concerts all over the world; she recently appeared in recital besides Placido Domingo in Japan. Mrs. Tola’s discography includes Ginastera’s Don Rodrigo and Milena and Bacalov’s Triple Concerto on Delos International.
Among her future plans it is worth mentioning La Forza del Destino at the Festival Verdi in Parma, and Nabucco at the Opéra Royal de Wallonie in Liège.
Virginia Tola is still specializing under the guidance of Raina Kabaivanska.