Giordano Lucá

tenor

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Biography

The young Italian tenor Giordano Lucá was born in Rome, Italy in 1988. At the age of 16 renowned soprano Katia Riccarelli, who encouraged him to study to be an opera singer, discovered him. Soon after, he began his studies at the Music Institute of Milano under Clizia Aloisi, Sergio La Stella and Althoff Pugliese. He also attended master-classes given by Enzo Dara and Monserrat Caballè and later on Giordano participated in master-classes given by Luciano Pavarotti and Marcelo Alvarez.

Giordano is a prize-winner of various international competitions, including Operalia (2nd prize) and BBC Cardiff Singer of the World (public prize). In spite of his young age, Giordano Lucá has already performed a number of important tenor roles to name a few; Duca di Mantova (Padova, Rovigo, Parma, Tallinn), Rodolfo in La Bohéme (Rovigo, Savona, Bergamo, Piacenza, Corfu, Escorial). In 2013 he sang Cassio (Otello) and Macduff (Macbeth) at the Ravenna Festival staged by Christina Muti. His role debut as Alfredo took place in 2013 at the "Erl Festival" in Tirol under the baton of Maestro Gustav Kuhn. In 2014 his house debut at the Estonian National Opera Giordano performed the role of Rodolfo and he was invited back to sing Duke in Rigoletto, in 2015. In April-May 2016 Giordano performs Tebaldo in I Capuleti e I Montecchi at the Stadttheater Klagenfurt.

Giordano has performed in concerts in Italy, Spain, Denmark, Russia and China. He has also recorded for the Italian Broadcasting Company and television RAI 1.