Italian Tenor Concert
Featuring: Antonio Signorello

 

Friday, April 1, 2016 at 8:30PM

Marc A. Scorca Hall
NATIONAL OPERA CENTER
330 Seventh Avenue, 7th floor
New York City

 

 

 

 

 

Italian Tenor Concert

 

Antonio Signorello will be performing favorites by Puccini, Verdi, Meyerbeer, and Tosti. Pianist, Atsuko Nieda will be accompanying.

 

Tenor, Antonio Signorello started his musical journey when he received his diploma in clarinet in his Sicilian hometown of Catania.  He has won many national and international competitions as a clarinetist.  His concert activity in Italy includes RAIDUE, Teatro alla Scala Academy Orchestra under the direction of Riccardo Muti and Wolfgang Sawallisch, and engagements throughout Europe.

 

His vocal training began with tenor Vittorio Tosto and then earned a diploma in voice at the Conservatory of Music “Giuseppe Verdi” in Milan.  Antonio’s vocal studies continued with Nicolai Gedda and Chris Merritt.

 

His many roles include Manrico (Il trovatore), Radamès (Aida), Pollione (Norma), Turiddu (Cavalleria Rusticana), Canio (Pagliacci), Des Grieux (Manon Lescaut), Dick Johnson (La fanciulla del West), Calaf (Turandot), Don José (Carmen) and the title roles in Andrea Chénier and Samson et Dalila.  Performance venues include Teatro Comunale Traiano – Civitavecchia, Teatro Alfieri – Asti, Saint Moritz Opera Festival, Cité Internationale des Arts – Paris, Herzberg Festival – Berlin, Osaka Phoenix Hall, Tokyo Opera City, Carnegie Hall, and Bruno Walter Auditorium at Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts. He is winner of the IV Contest Romanza da Camera in Rome and has recorded the CD Pausa – operatic favorites and songs.

 

The performance will be with piano accompaniment.

 

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