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Through his unique and compelling performances with leading opera houses and orchestras around the world, Rolando Villazón has firmly established himself as one of the world’s most critically acclaimed and beloved opera stars and tenors of our day. Rolando Villazón has performed with leading orchestras and conductors on concert stages all over the world. A recipient of many prestigious awards, Rolando Villazón has been named a Chévalier de l’Ordre des Arts et des Lettres, one of the highest awards in the fields of arts and literature in France.
On his new album Treasures Of Bel Canto Rolando Villazón interprets classic compositions by Gaetano Donizetti, Vincenzo Bellini, Giacomo Rossini and Giuseppe Verdi like they’ve never been heard before.
"When singing, I could hear an orchestra in my head", says Rolando Villazón. While working on this album the singer was inspired by the contemporary timbre and harmony of the Italian composer Luciano Berio which lead to a new but wonderfully fitting relationship between old and new.
Through his uniquely compelling performances with leading opera houses and orchestras around the world, Rolando Villazón has firmly established himself as one of the music world’s most critically acclaimed and beloved stars and as one of the leading tenors of our day. Heralded as “the most charming of today’s divos” (The Times) and “a great singer and brilliant entertainer, at once extremely funny and deeply profound” (Crescendo), Rolando Villazón is among the most versatile artists alive today, maintaining successful careers as a stage director, novelist, and TV personality next to his on-stage career.