Georgian mezzo-soprano honored with the Star of Italy title
09 December, 2015
Georgian mezzo-soprano honored with the Star of Italy title
A few months ago, Italian president made a decision to grant Nino Surguladze the Star of Italy title. This honorary title is given to a person who makes great contribution to the development of friendly relationships between Italy and other countries. On December 8, Antonio Enrico Bartoli, the ambassador of Italy to Georgia, presented Nino Surguladze, a world-famous Georgian mezzo-soprano, with the title during the official reception at his residence. The President of Georgia, Giorgi Margvelashvili was also present at
the dinner. This was a surprise made by the Italian Embassy. Apart from the President, the ceremony was attended by the Minister of Culture, Mikheil Giorgadze and the Minister of Healthcare, Davit Sergeenko. Georgian president personally congratulated the opera star on receiving such a prestigious title. The singer performed several Georgian and Italian opera arias for the specially invited guests.

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