Celso Albelo’s debut at the Teatro del Maggio Musicale Fiorentino

2012-04-10

Tenor Celso Albelo will make his debut at the opening of the 75th edition of the Maggio Musicale Fiorentino with a new production of Richard Strauss’s “Der Rosenkavalier”. The tenor will play the role of The Italian Singer for the first time, with musical direction by Zubin Mehta, who will be conducting a brilliant cast and the Orchestra e Coro del Maggio Musicale Fiorentino. Performances will take place on May 4th, 6th, 8th, and 11th. The opening performance on May 4th will be broadcast by RAI Radio 3. Before that, the tenor will give recitals in Japan — one in Osaka on April 21st and another one at the Tokyo Opera City Concert Hall – Takemisu Memorial on April 24th.