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Javier Camarena

“His good-sized voice is of uncommon beauty from bottom to top; the middle of the voice in particular is virile and darkish in color, but with a burnished glow… recitatives, subito pianos, long diminuendos on high notes, tasteful rubatos, cadenzas and variations that are born out of the drama…”

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  • 06.11.2017 - Javier Camarena: «La favorita»

  • Javier Camarena, tenor mexicano, tiene aspecto de joven estudiante parapetado tras sus gafas. Es de habla dulce y de canto potente. Ayer le aplaudieron a rabiar en el ensayo que se celebró por la mañana. Él dice que este papel, el de Fernand, le ha llegado en el mejor de los momentos, cuando ha emprendido el camino del cambio de repertorio. Lo va a debutar en Madrid, una plaza que...

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  • 22.10.2017 - Javier Camarena debuts as Fernand

  • Javier Camarena travels to Spain to make his role debut as Fernand in Donizetti's La Favorite. He'll sing two performances on November 2 and 6 at Teatro Real de Madrid. Then, he'll give recitals in Oviedo (Nov. 10) and Seville (Nov. 13), sing a Zarzuela Gala in Madrid (Nov. 19) and a concert honoring Alfredo Kraus in Las Palmas (Nov. 24).

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  • 17.10.2017 - Javier Camarena dominates the Pearl Fishers cast

  • "Javier Camarena dominated the Pearl Fishers cast as Nadir, singing with his usual effortless balance of ping and plush. The role of Nadir does not show off Camarena’s vocal fireworks like many of his staples (no strings of high Cs here), but it still offers him ample chances to impress with crystal tone and wrenching phrasing." San Francisco Classical voice

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  • 06.10.2017 - Javier Camarena: Gala en Bellas Artes

  • Con motivo del 35 aniversario del Concurso Nacional de Canto “Carlo Morelli”, ganadores de distintas ediciones del certamen participarán en una gala conmemorativa el 8 de octubre a las 17:00 horas, en la Sala Principal del Palacio de Bellas Artes.  El público podrá disfrutar de las voces de los tenores Javier Camarena, Gilberto Amaro, Andrés Carrillo y...

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  • 05.10.2017 - Javier Camarena: Les Pêcheurs des Perles at LA Opera

  • Javier Camarena stars in Bizet's Les Pêcheurs de Perles with Nino Machaidze as the priestess Leïla and Alfredo Daza as Zurga. This Penny Woolcock production, which debuted at the ENO and was later brought to the Metropolitan Opera will be seen again with  Plácido Domingo and Grant Gershon leading the performances from October 7 until October 28. For more information and...

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  • 02.10.2017 - Javier Camarena - I Puritani DVD release

  • BelAir will release “I Puritani” with Javier Camarena, Diana Damrau and Ludovic Tezier from the Teatro Real de Madrid. The performance was conducted by Evelin Pido in a production from Emilio Sagi. For more information about this exciting upcoming release, click here.

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