Lawrence Zazzo

Acis and Galatea
"I'm delighted and not a little proud of my students after two performances of Acis and Galatea at the Tyne Theatre and Opera House Newcastle...

Acis and Galatea

Handel’s stunning pastoral opera under the direction of international countertenor Lawrence Zazzo...

Paradise Lost
Lawrence Zazzo looks forward to the Newcastle premiere...

Orlando at St John’s Smith Square
In Orlando’s ‘Cielo! Se tu il consenti’ Lawrence Zazzo shaped his superb countertenor...

Messiah in Cambridge
Performance of Handel’s Messiah with the Choir of Clare College...

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11 May and 15 June 2018
Acis and Galatea
Conductor Lawrence Zazzo
Newcastle and Seaton Sluice

21, 22 June 2018
Bach in Concert
Herkulessaal Munich

27 June 2018
Paradise Lost
Aldborough Festival

4 July 2018
Handel Samson
Saint-Loup Church, Namur (BE)

6 July 2018
Handel Samson
Collegiate Church, Beaune (FR)

18 August 2018
Davidis pugna et Victoria
Dom St Jakob, Innsbruck

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"Époustouflant"
www.forumopera.com
 

"Lawrence Zazzo sings the title role with such beauty,
all the while acting like an Oscar winner, that he
deserves to be known as the king of countertenors."
Financial Times
 

"If Andreas Scholl is the Rolls-Royce of countertenors, then Zazzo is the Maserati. Not that he races through everything he sings — though he can certainly accelerate when given the chance, and do some fancy turns. But he’s an open-top virtuoso of a singer with, as we used to say, a tiger in his tank. Match him with some of the earliest opera written by the teenage Mozart and you’re witnessing two miracles in one."
The Times of London

"A countertenor of gorgeous tone, superb control
throughout the range, excellent musicianship and
handsome bearing"
New York Times
 

"Lawrence Zazzo came, sang and conquered"
www.bachtrack.com

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