Francesco Salvadori (W)
After studying singing at the Conservatory of Florence, Francesco Salvadori perfected his skills at the Placido Domingo Center in Valencia and at the Festival Academy of Aix en Provence. He also won the 2013 edition of the European Competition in Spoleto and received valuable advice from Eva Marton, Lella Cuberli, Claudio Desderi, Rockwell Blake and Renato Bruson.
His career has already led him to perform the roles of Schaunard (La Bohème, directed by Stefano Ranzani) and Morales (Carmen, directed by Myung-Whun Chung) at the Gran Teatro La Fenice in Venice, Figaro (Le Nozze di Figaro) at the Opéra de Lille, Belcore (L'Elisir d'Amore) at the Piacenza Theater, Guglielmo (Cosi fan tutte) at the Auditorio of Tenerife and at the Teatro Del Maggio Fiorentino, Bosun (Billy Budd) and the Journalist (Lulu) at the Opera of Rome, the Captain (Manon Lescaut) under the direction of Placido Domingo at the Valencia Opera (production recorded on CD by DECCA), Schaunard (La Bohème) at the Verbier Festival, Niceno (Vivaldi's L'Incoronazione di Dario) at the Palace of Arts in Valencia, the Soldier and the Herald (Verdi's Jerusalem) at the Teatro Regio di Parma, Ben (The Telephone) at the Gulbenkian Foundation in Lisbon and Dottor Malatesta (Don Pasquale) at the Biel Opera,
He was also heard in the Scythe (Iphigénie en Tauride) at the Théâtre des Champs-Elysées, Baron Totaro (Cimarosa's I due baroni) with the Geneva Chamber Opera, Ottavio (world premiere of Mauro Montalbetti's Brimborium) at the Cantiere Internazionale d'Arte in Montepulciano and then at the Teatro Grande in Brescia, or in concert alongside the Cappella Mediterrana ensemble (directed by Leonardo García Alarcon) at the Aix-en-Provence festival.
To be noted for the 2020/2021 season: a Cappadocian (Salome) at the Théâtre des Champs-Elysées, Marullo (Rigoletto) at the Opéra national de Lorraine, Hermann and Schlemil (Les Contes d'Hoffmann) at the Parma Opera, Mozart's opera arias with the Orchestre symphonique de Mulhouse.