Liliana Istratii was born in 1994 in the Republic of Moldova. From 2013 to 2017 she studied at the Academy of Music, Theatre and Fine Arts. In 2019 she earned her Master’s degree in canto. Presently, she is a soloist with the National Opera and Ballet Theatre of Moldova in Chişinău. She is a finalist of the Opera Crown Competition in Tbilisi (2018). Repertoire includes: Lyubasha in Rimsky-Korsakov’s The Tsar’s Bride, Olga in Tchaikovsky’s Eugene Onegin and Polina in his The Queen of Spades, Fidalma in Cimarosa’s Il matrimonio segreto, Suzuki in Puccini’s Madama Butterfly, Maddalena in Verdi’s Rigoletto and Nicklausse in Offenbach’s Les contes d’Hoffmann, as well as Rossini’s Stabat Mater, Vivaldi’s Dixit Dominus (RV 594), and Mozart’s Requiem in D Minor.