FABIAN VELOZ – baritone
This season Fabian Veloz was Rigoletto for the opening of the Teatro Colon and Marcello in their La Boheme, He was also Scarpia in Tosca in Beijing and Germont in La Traviata in Atlanta – Upcoming engagements include Alfio in Cavalleria Rusticana and Tonio in I Paliacci in Bologna, Rigoletto in Beijing, Germont in La Traviata in Hong Kong and his debut at the Chicago Lyric Opera as Scarpia in Tosca followed by Amonasro in Aida.
Last season engagements include La Traviata and Andrea Chenier at the Teatro Colon, Don Carlo in San Juan, Rigoletto in Santiago de Chile, Tosca at the Rome Opera and Caracalla, La Traviata in Naples and Le Villy in Modena and Reggio Emilia.
Recent performances include Nabucco for his European debut in Split, Croatia, Macbeth and Nabucco in Trieste, Black, el Payaso and Pacliacci in Madrid and Ezio in Attila, Kurwenal in Tristan und Isolde at the Teatro Bellas Artes in Mexico City, Iago in Otello and Pagliacci at the Teatro Municipal in Santiago de Chile, Otello in La Plata, Rigoletto in Modena and Trento, Goyescas in Torino and Rigoletto in Opera Omaha, productions of Lucia and Otello at the MET, Enrico in Lucia in Modena, Regio Emilia and Parma, Alfio / Tonio in Cav/ Pag in Metz and Tosca and Macbeth at the Teatro Colon. Lucia di Lammermoor at the Teatro Argentino, Rigoletto in Santiago de Chile, Cav / Pag in Jessi, I Puritani in Modena and Lucia di Lammermoor and La Traviata in Naples.
Argentine baritone Fabian Veloz made his professional debut in the South American premiere of Luis Bakalov’s opera Estaba la Madre at the Teatro Argentino in La Plata followed by Figaro in Il Barbiere di Siviglia at the Teatro Avenida in Buenos Aires which earned him the ESTIMULO Award from the Music Critics Association of Argentina in 2009. Since then he has become one of the most important figures of his generation of the Argentine opera scene interpreting the main roles of his voice type in Don Pasquale, Carmina Burana, Il Trovatore, Eugene Onegin and La Traviata at the Teatro Avenida and Lucia di Lammermoor, Don Giovanni, Madama Butterfly, Rigoletto, Faust, Tristan un Isolde, Francesa Da Rimini, I Pagliacci, Don Carlo and Tosca at the Teatro Argentino. He has also sung frequently in San Juan as Macbeth, Tonio in I Pagliacci, Rodrigo in Don Carlos, and Scarpia in Tosca.
Fabian Veloz made his Teatro Colon debut was as Germont in La Traviata for the theatre’s centenary celebration and he has since returned as both Paolo and Boccanegra in Simon Boccanegra, Foscari in I due Foscari, Carlo in La Forza del Destino, Iago in Otello, Count Almaviva in Le nozze di Figaro. Renato in Un Ballo in Maschera, Oedipe by Enescu, Ford in Falstaff, Tonio in I Pagliacci, Posa in Don Carlo amongs others
A graduate of the Conservatorio Provincial Gliardo Gilardi in La Plata and the ISATC in Buenos Aires Fabian Veloz won the audience prize of the Competition dell’ Opera in Dresden and was selected by the ISATC to perform in a concert at the Americas Society in New York.