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Yusif Eyvazov

Yusif Eyvazov is Azerbaijani dramatic tenor, who completed his advanced studies in Italy. There he took part in master classes with renowned opera singers such as tenor Franco Corelli and soprano Ghena Dimitrova. Since then there is hardly a major opera house that has not yet invited him to sing, including the Berlin, Munich and Vienna State Operas, Milan’s La Scala, Opera National de Paris, Royal Opera House, Metropolitan Opera, Bolshoi and Mariinsky theatres etc. The unique sound of his voice, described as “metallic, stentorian and markedly Italianate” (L.A. Times), and outstanding stage presence allow him to combine active opera career with frequent concert performances.

Latest News:

  • 14.04.2018 - Yusif Eyvazov Joins Anna Netrebko In The Metropolitan Opera’s ‘Tosca’

  • Yusif Eyvazov will sing the role of Cavaradossi in the Metropolitan Opera’s upcoming revival of Puccini’s “Tosca.”

    The Metropolitan Opera announced, via Twitter, that Eyavzov would replace Marcelo Alvarez for performances starting on April 21 through May 4.

    Eyvazov will now be joining his wife Anna Netrebko with whom he performed earlier this season during the opening night of “Andrea Chenier” at the Teatro alla Scala. It will also mark the tenor’s first big assignment at the Met, since his debut in 2015 as Calaf in “Turandot.”

    Eyvazov is coming off performances of “Macbeth” at the Royal Opera House with Netrebko and concert performances with Maria Guleghina.

    “Tosca” is also set to star Michael Volle and Zeljko Lucic sharing the role of Scarpia and will be conducted by Bertrand de Billy.


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