Soprano Anna Veleva has received international acclaim as one of today's most gifted and versatile opera stars.

She has been recognized internationally for her opera and concert performances.

Highlights include the lead soprano roles in Lucia di Lammermoor, La Traviata, Rigoletto, La Bohème, Carmen, The Magic Flute and The Barber of Seville produced by Columbia Artists Management.

Mrs. Veleva has performed at major venues such as Carnegie Hall- Stern Auditorium, J.F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, Suntory Hall in Tokyo, Sofia National Opera House and Plovdiv Opera in Bulgaria.

Anna is prizewinner of the "G. Zl. Cherkin" and the "Monjushko" Opera competitions.

Important figures who mentored and contributed to her career are Placido Domingo, Renata Scotto, Aprile Millo and Alec Baldwin.

The media has hailed her as "The New Opera Hope".