"big, voluptuous sound, and sumptuous phrasing..."
San Francisco Chronicle
"Lahyani was a rich-toned and theatrically vigorous Carmen."
The San Francisco Chronicle
"Lahyani has a darkly dangerous instrument... This is an instrument that could cut a man to pieces."
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Next season, Maya will Debut at The Israeli Opera as Charlotte in Massenet's Werther, conducted by Alan Guingal and directed by Paul Emile Fourny. 

Maya is singing the role of Dorothée in Cendrillon. For the first time ever, Massenet’s sumptuous take on the Cinderella story comes to the Met, with Joyce DiDonato in the title role, Alice Coote as Prince Charming, and Stephanie Blythe as Madame de la Haltière. Bertrand de Billy conducts Laurent Pelly’s imaginative storybook production.

This month, Patrice Chéreau’s landmark production of Elektra is back at The Metropolitan Opera. Yannick Nézet-Séguin conducts Strauss’s shattering score, a tour de force for the singers and the orchestra alike.