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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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  • 04.03.2019 - Operawire: Javier Camarena Makes Met Opera HD History

  • Javier Camarena has made Met Opera history singing the first solo encore in a Live in HD performance.

    During the final performance of Donizetti’s “La Fille du Regiment” at the Metropolitan Opera, Camarena repeated the final part of “A Mes Ami.” In total he sang 18 high Cs in the performance.

    With this final performance, Camarena encored during all seven shows in the run, singing a staggering 126 high Cs in the aria (in addition to a wide range of other high notes throughout the opera)

    This is the third run of operas that Camarena does an encore at the Metropolitan Opera. Previously he encored during a production of “Don Pasquale” and “La Cenerentola.”

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