On the eve of Juan Diego Florez’s Albert Hall concert, The Sunday Times sent a journalist to his home in Pesaro. This beautiful town on Italy’s east coast - home to the Rossini Opera Festival, and where Pavarotti had his much-filmed villa - is where Florez has made his base with his…
Tenor Juan Diego Florez as Corrandino and Soprano Aleksandra Kurzak as Matilde sing ‘Signor me n’vado o resto… ch’io fugga ha gia timore’ from Rossini’s ‘Matilde di Shabran.’ Royal Opera House, 2008. With an AMAZING ensemble.
Good luck getting this out of your head.
Juan Diego, bb, you can’t pull off ‘authoritative’.