Jacques Offenbach: Les Contes d’Hoffmann;[2], The European Commission of the EU granted Grigolo and Romano Musumarra a European Border Breakers Award, along with the record company, authors and publishers, for recording the highest sales for a debut album in 2006 within the European Union, but outside of its country of production.[3]. December 2019 UPDATE: Colleagues support Vittorio Grigolo as he replies to being fired by the Royal Opera House and the Met In a video to his fans, Vittorio Grigolo has put forward his version of the story of his alleged groping a colleague onstage while on tour with The Royal Opera. Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Idomeneo, Così fan tutte; [1], Giuseppe Verdi: Don Carlo, I Due Foscari, Un Ballo in Maschera, Luisa Miller, Messa da Requiem, Rigoletto, La Traviata, Il Corsaro; When he was nine years old he accompanied his mother to have her eyes tested and, hearing someone singing from another room, he spontaneously began his own rendition of "Ave Maria". Grigolo plays Cassio in Giuseppe Verdi Otello recorded at Gran Teatre del Liceu Barcelona 2006, https://www.nytimes.com/2019/12/05/arts/music/vittorio-grigolo.html, "Vittorio Grigolo: Romantic hero who's proud to be a popera star", https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Vittorio_Grigolo&oldid=988683917, Articles with unsourced statements from April 2012, Wikipedia articles with BIBSYS identifiers, Wikipedia articles with CANTIC identifiers, Wikipedia articles with MusicBrainz identifiers, Wikipedia articles with SUDOC identifiers, Wikipedia articles with WORLDCATID identifiers, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 14 November 2020, at 17:21. The DVD was recorded specifically for the Great Performances series on PBS TV USA. At age 13 he played the Pastorello in a performance of Tosca at Teatro dell'Opera di Roma, where he shared the stage with Luciano Pavarotti and was given the nickname 'Il Pavarottino'. Courriel: A Rigoletto in the open air from July onwards to relaunch the Rome Opera House. Find out more about how we use your information in our Privacy Policy and Cookie Policy. He then studied for five years at the Schola Puerorum at the Sistine Chapel. Information about your device and internet connection, including your IP address, Browsing and search activity while using Verizon Media websites and apps. Giacomo Puccini: La Bohème, Tosca, Madama Butterfly; His contracts with the Metropolitan Opera were subsequently also cancelled. He began singing by the age of four. Gioachino Rossini: Petite Messe Solennelle, Stabat Mater; Opera Art srl Italia Ask for the credentials to edit or create your data. The Tales of Hoffmann, Grand Finale or Revival? A live performance of tracks from his album, as well as a few additional pieces. the 13 of June, 2020. the 19 of June, 2020. the 26 of June, 2020. the 14 of August, 2021 Young Vittorio was chosen to become part of Sistine Chapel Choir as a soloist. This was announced the same tenor and former coach of Friends, in the course of the direct of the Italian Stories. 57k Followers, 490 Following, 325 Posts - See Instagram photos and videos from Vittorio Grigòlo (@vittoriogrigolo) Grigolo was born in Arezzo and raised in Rome. We and our partners will store and/or access information on your device through the use of cookies and similar technologies, to display personalised ads and content, for ad and content measurement, audience insights and product development. HuffPost is part of Verizon Media. Charles Gounod: Faust, Roméo et Juliette; [citation needed], In September 2019 Grigolo was dismissed firstly by the Royal Opera House Covent Garden on the grounds of inappropriate behavior during the Royal Opera's tour in Japan. Early life. http://www.operaart.it Leonard Bernstein: West Side Story; Vittorio Grigolo will become a dad. 42 talking about this. He began singing by the age of four. [citation needed] When 18, Vittorio joined the Vienna Opera Company.