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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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  • 23.02.2018 - Javier Camarena: Semiramide review

  • The Mexican tenor Javier Camarena has rocketed to house-favorite status since his 2011 debut, and tonight that house did its best to force a rare (and forbidden) encore from the singer following spectacular high D’s in Act I’s “Ah, dov’é.” Camarena’s passage work is intensely accurate. Perhaps a note here or there can waft toward reedy, but his dollar notes are paid in big big bills and his top is brilliant – bright and clear as a starburst chandelier. It’s also effortlessly confident. Act II surges with passion and while you shouldn’t miss any of these folks down the road, be particularly attentive to taking in Camarena. - ZealNYC

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