Hui He sings Verdi & Puccini, 2007
One of the most successful students to have been supported by the Horiuchis is the Chinese soprano Hui He.
Hui He studied music and singing at the Conservatory of Xi’an, China. In 2000 she won the second prize at the “Plácido Domingo Operalia” international competition and shortly after performed along with Domingo in Shangai. In 2001 she was awarded the first prize at the International Competition “Verdi Voices” in Busseto. Hui He performs in many of the most prestigious opera houses in the world. She has participated in productions of the highest level with world-renowned directors (Franco Zeffirelli, Hugo de Ana, Robert Wilson, Damiano Michieletto, Giancarlo Del Monaco, Keita Asari), starring alongside highly acclaimed singer (Placido Domingo, Renato Bruson, Raina Kabaivanska, Giovanna Casolla, Dolora Zajick, Juan Pons, Roberto Alagna, Ambrogio Maestri).
The Horiuchis sponsored the recording of Hui He’s CD in 2007.