Gustavo Casanova

Gustavo Casanova

Spinto Tenor

Tenor / Spain
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«sul piano vocale la prestazione di gustavo casanova in el ruolo di rodolfo e stata robusta, senza giungere alle esagerazioni stentoree che qualche tenore vi ricama sopra»
La Sicilia (2016)
2015OperaSolist
2014Verdi: AidaRadamès
2012Bizet: CarmenDon José
2012Verdi: RigolettoThe Duke of Mantua (Duca di Mantova)
2010Bizet: CarmenDon jose tenor
2010Puccini: La BohèmeRodolfo
2009Verdi: Un ballo in mascheraRiccardo (Gustavus III)
2007Puccini: ToscaMario Cavaradossi
2005Bellini: NormaPollione
2004Verdi: Un ballo in mascheraTenor
2004Verdi: RequiemTenor
2004Verdi: RequiemTenor
2004Verdi: Luisa MillerTenor

Bio

PROFESIONAL EXPERIENCE Graduated at the Escuela Superior de Canto, Madrid. He has received an number of awards in international competitions such as Ricardo Zandonai in Riva del Garda, International competition Pedro La Virgen (1st prize and the best Premium content), International competition Julian Gayarre (special prize presented by José Carreras), International Competition Ottavio Zigno (3rd prize) in Rome and the International award from the city of Logroño (Spain). He was also chosen to represent Spain at the BBC Cardiff competition. His debut was in 2002 in Cataluña with Rigoletto. He has performed La Boheme in various Italian theatres. In 2004 he sang Verdi´s Requiem in Busseto under the direction of Romano Gandolgi and, in Spain, with the same piece in Pamplona. He sang the role of Don José de Carmen in the Olympic Stadium of Soeul. In 2005 he played Ismael in Nabucco in Klagenfurt. He also played Pollione (Norma) in Dresden and lated debuted in Un Ballo in Maschera in Piacenza with the Fundacion Arturo Toscanini. In 2005 he was Pollione in the International Festival of Summer in Madrid. He sang Rodolfo in the Opera Luisa Miller in the Royal Theatre of Madrid. In 2006 he sang La Boheme in Bassano and Padua and in Diciember of 2006 he returned to Un Ballo in Maschera in Dusseldorf. In May of 2007 he sang Tosca in Ciudad del Cabo and in june of the same year he sang Rodolfo in the Opera La Boheme in Pamplona. In the summer of 2007 he toured Toscana, Italy with Tosca and Un Ballo in Maschera. He has worked with reknowned and prestigious musical directors such as John Fiore, Romano Gandolfi, Pedro Halfter, Jorge Rubio, López Cobos. And stage directors such as Giancarlo del Mónaco, Pier Luigi Pizzi. ROLES PLAYED: - Boheme (Rodolfo) Ascoli Piceno - Italy - Nabucco (Esmaele) Klagenfurt- Austria - Ballo in Maschera (Gustavo) Piacenza- Italy - Norma (Pollione) Dresden- Germany - Carmen (D. José) Olympic Stadium, Seoul - Korea - Requiem de Verdi- Palacio Baluarte- Pamplona - Boheme (Rodolfo) Padua y Bassano del Grappa- Italy - Luisa Miller (Rodolfo) Royal Theatre of Madrid - Boheme (Rodolfo) Royal Theatre of Madrid - Tosca (Caravadossi) Cape Town- South Africa 2007 - Ballo in Maschera (Gustavo) Opera de Duisburg- Germany - Madame Butterfly (Pinkerton) - Spain - Carmen (D.José) - Munich -2010 - Rigoletto (Duca) - Madrid -2011 -Spain - Aida - Santander - Spain 2011-2013 The Cairo (Egipt) Tour of Tuscany 2007 Tosca (Caravadossi) - Luisa Miller Teatro Real Madrid - May 2006 Recent performances: May 2008, sings on the 150 th Anniversary of Puccini (Mesa di glory) and performs a concert of arias by Puccini, directed by maestro Adriano Martinolli in Ponta Delgada Azores - Portugal. September 2009, sings Rigoletto (Duca) in the "Festival Internacional de Benicassim" Spain. April 2010 singing Madame Butterfly (Pinkerton) with Ukraine Donetsk Opera's main theaters of Spain. May to August 2010 Sings Carmen (Don Jose) at the International Festival in Gut Immling Munchen with under the direction of Cornelia von Kerssenbrock. October 2010 Sing La boheme (Rodolfo) in the Theater Massimo Bellini in Catania under the direction of Carlo Rizzari January 2010, sings Rigoletto (Duca) Theater Goldoni in Livorno (Italy) directed by Giuseppe Raffa. August 2010 in Venice Gala Concert Orchestra Filarmonica Veneta by Francesco Rosa. December 2010- Concert in the National Auditorium (Madrid) Spain January 2011- Rigoletto (Duca)- Theatre Madrid (Spain) August 2011 sings Aida (Ramades) with Ukraine Donetsk Opera's main theaters of Spain. February 2012 Sing Rigoletto (Duca) in Madrid. October 2012 Sing Tosca and Rigoletto (Spain) May 2013- Sing Aida (Ramades) in the Theater National in The Cairo (Egipt). January - April 2014 Sing Tosca, La boheme, in different Spanish Theaters. November 2015- Concert in Theater MIRA in Pozuelo de Alarcón. Madrid. April 2016- Rigoletto (Duca) Theater Philips in Madrid.
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CV & Repertoire

Musical Work Role Jump-in ready? Company Year
Opera Solist Teatro Mira 2015
Verdi: Aida Radamès Immediately Cairo Opera House (Cairo) 2014
Bizet: Carmen Don José Immediately Opernfestival Gut Immling 2012
Verdi: Rigoletto The Duke of Mantua (Duca di Mantova) Immediately Teatro Goldoni Livorno 2012
Bizet: Carmen Don jose tenor Immediately Opernfestival Gut Immling 2010

Awards

1st place iv concurso internacional pedro la virgen
2016
3rd place XXIII concurso internacional ciudad de logroño
2016
3rd place 5 concorso lirico internazionale ottavio ziino2006
2016
jose carreras award in 9 concurso internacional de canto julian gayarre
2016
award concorso internazionale "giuseppe Di Stefano"
2016
2nd place viii concorso internazionale "riccardo Zandonai"
2016
diploma d´onore 9 concorso internazionale "mario de monaco"
2016