Production reviews (3)

 
31 Jan - 31 Jan 2023
La traviata, Verdi,  
Opera Australia  | Performances (9)
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  | Conductor: Renato Palumbo
10 July 2015bachtrack.comAlan Yu
Plush costumes and lavish sets make up for musical shortfalls in Opera Australia’s La traviata
“In his Australian debut, Rame Lahaj cut a dashing figure as Alfredo Germont. Not only is his voice strong enough to carry far into the back of the auditorium, it is also smooth and flexible enough to deliver the nuances of his wildly fluctuating moods. Reaching his high notes with ease and holding firmly on to them, he deftly handled a variety of inflections and finely honed phrasin...
Opera Australia: La Traviata review [Sydney 2015]
“Hailing from Kosovo, Lahaj is the most exciting Alfredo seen locally since Gianluca Terranova in the inaugural Handa Opera on Sydney Harbour. A terrific actor, Lahaj charts the full emotional journey of Alfredo, from ardent admirer to impassioned lover, through to his brutish anger and subsequent shame and sorrow. Despite his striking looks, Lahaj clearly conveys Alfredo’s shy awkwa...
31 Jan - 31 Jan 2023
Fondazione Petruzzelli  | Performances (8)
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  | Conductor: Renato Palumbo
22 September 2019www.operaclick.comEraldo Martucci
Bari - Teatro Petruzzelli: Il barbiere di Siviglia
... The bass Mariano Buccino outlined a Don Basilio that has an irresistible stage presence, without vocal forcing and with an excellent performance of the Aria "La Calunnia" ...