Bernarda Fink

Bernarda Fink : Ave Maria (William Gomez) by Bernarda Fink

Christmas in Vienna 2009 at Wiener Konzerthaus. Recorded by ORF2, Austria.

Ave Maria composed by William Gomez sung by Bernarda Fink - an Argentinian mezzo-soprano. Born in Buenos Aires to Slovene parents, Bernarda Fink studied at the "Instituto Superior de Arte del Teatro Colón" in Buenos Aires. She won First Prize at the Nuevas Voces Líricas competition in 1985 and moved to Europe. She lives in the southern Austrian province of Carinthia and is married to the current High Representative for Bosnia and Herzegovina, Valentin Inzko. Her brother is Marcos Fink, Slovenian classical music singer.

Check out the other version sung by Elina Garanca, a Latvian mezzo-soprano. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nuSZ9nkxrgk&feature=share&list=ULnuSZ9nkxrgk