Natalie Dessay



Natalie Dessay

Rating
Active
1997
Born
April 19, 1965 in Lyon
Location
Lyon, France
Biography
Nathalie Dessaix (born 19 April 1965, Lyon) is a French soprano. She dropped the "h" in her first name in honor of Natalie Wood when she was in grade school and Anglicised her surname to "Dessay" outside France. Initially an actress, Dessay was encouraged to study voice at the Conservatoire National de region de Bordeaux and gained experience as a chorister in Toulouse. At the competition Les Voix Nouvelles, run by France Telecom, she was awarded First Prize (Premier Prix de Concours) followed by a year's study at Paris Opera's Ecole d'Art Lyrique, where she sang "Elisa" in Mozart's Il re pastore.
Biography by Last.fm, available under cc by-sa license.

Top Songs by Natalie Dessay


Entre elle et lui

Legrand: Les moulins de mon coeur (from the movie The Thomas Crown Affair)

by , , Pierre Boussaguet, François Laizeau & Eddy Marnay

Be the first to leave a thought   

Legrand: Le Cinéma

by , , , François Laizeau & Pierre Boussaguet

Be the first to leave a thought   
Entre elle et lui

What Are You Doing the Rest of Your Life?

by , Francois Laizeau &

Be the first to leave a thought   
The Miracle of the Voice
Pictures of America

I'm a Fool to Want You

by , Jack Wolf, Joel Herron, , The Paris Mozart Orchestra & Claire Gibault

Be the first to leave a thought   
Pictures of America

Detour Ahead

by , John Frigo, Lou Carter, , The Paris Mozart Orchestra & Claire Gibault

Be the first to leave a thought   
Pictures of America

Two Lonely People

by , The Paris Mozart Orchestra & Claire Gibault

Be the first to leave a thought   

L' Âme soeur à l'hameçon

by &

Be the first to leave a thought   

The Summer Knows (from Summer of '42)

by &

Be the first to leave a thought   

Albums, Releases & Mixtapes


Pictures of America

Pictures of America

Natalie Dessay December 2, 2016

20 Tracks

La véritable histoire de l'Apprenti Sorcier

La véritable histoire de l'Apprenti Sorcier

Natalie Dessay October 7, 2016

7 Tracks

Babar et le Père Noël (Bonus Track Version)

Babar et le Père Noël (Bonus Track Version)

Natalie Dessay October 29, 2015

12 Tracks

Fiançailles pour rire

Fiançailles pour rire

Natalie Dessay September 11, 2015

23 Tracks

Le Magicien d'Oz

Le Magicien d'Oz

Natalie Dessay October 20, 2014

17 Tracks

Claude Debussy: La boîte à joujoux

Claude Debussy: La boîte à joujoux

Natalie Dessay June 18, 2014

13 Tracks

De l'opéra à la chanson

De l'opéra à la chanson

Natalie Dessay November 17, 2013

30 Tracks

Entre elle et lui

Entre elle et lui

Natalie Dessay October 21, 2013

18 Tracks

More Artist Info


Social
Natalie Dessay on Facebook

Latest Blog Posts


12 Famous Actors Who Turned Musicians

Similar Artists