Siphiwe's next performance...

...will be at the St. Gallen Opera Theatre in Switzerland, in Stefan Huber's new production of Gräfin Maritza,,in which she sings the title role. The conductor will be Stéphane Fromageot. Siphiwe sings the premiere performance on December 20th, and a New Year's Eve performance on December 31.

Please click here for Siphiwe's complete season schedule.



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First off, Siphiwe – what does it mean? And how do you pronounce this name?

Siphiwe is a Swahili name from central Africa and means “we have been given”. It is pronounced “Si-PEE-way”: the stress is on the second syllable, similar to the way you would pronounce “freeway”.