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09:34 UK time, Wednesday, 19 November 2008

"I'm not doing anything to these tenors, honestly" - Adriano Graziani, who phoned for last-minute opera tickets, only to be asked to fill in for a sick singer.

Nor was this the first time the Cardiff singing student has taken centre stage at short notice. Last year, he was hired as an understudy for Glyndebourne Touring Opera's Macbeth. After his principal fell ill, his performance as Macduff won a most-promising newcomer award.
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