Appreciate Opera seeks out the best artists in the world so that readers can learn a bit more about them!
Lawrence Brownlee is a world-renowned operatic tenor, specializing in the bel canto repertoire. He has performed to great acclaim in numerous major theaters around the world, including the Metropolitan Opera, Wiener Staatsoper, Teatro alla Scala, and Royal Opera House – Covent Garden. In 2001, he was awarded a Grand Prize in the Metropolitan Opera National Council auditions. In 2017, he was named “Male Singer of the Year” at the International Opera Awards and, in 2021, he won the Opera News Award.
Jun 22, 2020
Anthony Roth Costanzo is an American counter-tenor. He has performed in numerous major opera houses around the globe including the Los Angeles Opera, Houston Grand Opera, Metropolitan Opera, and many more. In 2009 he won the Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions, and in 2012 he won first place at Operalia.
Jun 16, 2020
Antonello Manacorda is an Italian violinist and conductor. He has conducted in various famous opera houses and symphony halls around the world including the Metropolitan Opera, and the Dutch National Opera. He has been the artistic director of the Kammerakademie Potsdam since 2010, and has recorded works by numerous composers with the orchestra.
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