BWW Interview: Tenor Javier Camarena – High Cs and ‘High Fives’ at the Met

December 5, 2018

This fall, Javier Camarena sat down with’s Opera Editor Richard Sasanow for an interview about his two turns at the Metropolitan Opera this season – Bizet’s Les pêcheurs de perles and Donizetti’s La fille du régiment – and his recent album, “Contrabandista.”

Camarena shares his goals for upcoming performances, as he’s looking ahead to more dramatic roles, including recent additions of Arturo in I puritani and Edgaro in Lucia di Lammermoor, as they allow him to “bring out new colors in [his] voice.”

Read the full interview here, and see Javier in his final performance of Les pêcheurs de perles on December 8 at The Metropolitan Opera.