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Rolando Villazón

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. His singularly beautiful voice and arresting stage presence have prompted critics to hail him as “better than ever before…the sound of his voice is phenomenal…few tenors of such vocal power can shape such pianissimi” (Süddeutsche Zeitung) and “his artistry as astonishing as ever, fusing sound, sense and gesture in an uncompromising quest for veracity” (The Guardian).

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  • 12.03.2017 - 'Il ritorno d’Ulisse in patria' will be streamed on beginning March 13

  • Rolando Villazón's role debut as the eponymous Odysseus in Monteverdi's Il ritorno d'Ulisse in patria will be available for on-demand viewing beginning March 13 on Presented by the Théâtre des Champs-Elysées in a new production by Mariame Clément, Rolando stars opposite his Orfeo costar Magdalena Kozena as Odysseus's wife Penelope. Baroque specialist Emmanuelle Haïm conducts.

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