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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:

  • 04.09.2017 - Yusif Eyvazov Replaces Marcelo Alvarez For Vienna State Opera’s Opening Night

  • The Vienna State Opera announced that Alvarez had to cancel the Sept. 4 performance of Verdi’s “Il Trovatore,” which is slated to open the 2017-18 season.

    As a result, Yusif Eyvazov will sing the title role. He will join his wife Anna Netrebko, Luciana D’Intino and George Petean in Daniele Abbado’s production which premiered last season.

    Eyvazov made his debut at the Vienna State Opera in 2016 in the role of Calaf in “Turandot” and last sang “Il Trovatore” at the Berlin State Opera and Paris Opera.

    Following his performance as Manrico, Eyvazov will tour Asia and Australia with Netrebko. He then headlines opening night at the Teatro all Scala in a new production of “Andrea Chenier” where he will also sing alongside Netrebko. In May he joins Sonya Yoncheva for concert performances of “Tosca” with the Philadelphia Orchestra.


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