A soprano is going viral for singing ‘Queen of the Night’ while performing aerial acrobatics
21 May 2019, 10:06
Aerial silks are a tough art to master – even more so when trying to hit the high ‘F’ in the ‘Queen of the Night’ aria.
He wrote it for his sister-in-law Josepha Hofer whose extraordinary upper register, he thought, needed to be showcased.
In the above video, coloratura soprano Rainelle Krause sings the aria with perfect tuning, all while performing aerial acrobatics.
Posted on Facebook by Circus Arts company Fly Circus Space, the video shows Krause preparing for their evening show Mystique in New Orleans.
The viral video now has over 600,000 views and 7,000 shares on Facebook alone.
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