“O Mio Babbino Caro” is undoubtedly one of the most important and well-known opera songs ever covered, with countless singers turning to this winning arrangement to show off their talent, power and range. Still, no one really expected the superstar performance of 9-year-old Amira Willighagen on Holland’s Got Talent.
Opera masterpieces are usually a tricky song choice, leading the judges to be somewhat skeptical before young Amira starts singing. It only took a few moments for the angelic voice of this young girl to soothe, entertain and amaze the judges.
At the end of her performance, there was no choice but to award this fantastic performer a golden ticket. This songbird embodies a power and vocal perfection that far realized her young age. Amira Willighagen’s strong performance in “O Mio Babbino Caro” sent her straight to the live show, leaving everyone in waiting for what this young soprano would deliver next. His keen interest in opera has surely paid off, rewarding with a rich sound like no other.