luis lima, tenor

luis lima is one of the best tenors of the 20th century. accomplished as a singer and actor his world career allowed him to collaborate with opera houses such as metropolitan opera, vienna state opera, teatro alla scala milano, royal opera house covent garden, salzburg festival, opera national de paris, liceo barcelona and teatro colon in his home country argentina.

his almost 40 years long career brought him together with conductors such as herbert von karajan, james levine, riccardo muti, claudio abbado, carlo maria giulini, giuseppe patanè, bruno bartoletti, nello santi, gianandrea gavazzeni, bernard haitink, sir colin davis, zubin mehta and georges pretre.

in spring 2011 luis lima returned to europe and had an incredible success as sou chong in „Das land des lächelns“ at the volksoper wien.

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opera repertoire:

Luis Lima has sung more or less the whole french and italian repertoire, please find hereafter a selection of roles he still sings:

giordano „fedora“- loris

gomes „il guarany“- peri

lehar „das land des lächelns“- sou chong

leoncavallo „I pagliacci“- canio

puccini „tosca“- cavaradossi

Verdi „un ballo in maschera“- riccardo


„il guarany“