Jonas KaufmannTenor. Born 10 July 1969
Jonas Kaufmann Biography (Wikipedia)
Jonas Kaufmann (born 10 July 1969) is a German operatic tenor. He is best known for his performances in spinto roles such as Don José in Carmen, Cavaradossi in Tosca, Maurizio in Adriana Lecouvreur, and the title role in Don Carlos. He has also sung leading tenor roles in the operas of Richard Wagner in Germany and abroad, most notably at the Metropolitan Opera in New York. He is also an accomplished Lieder singer. In 2014 The New York Times described Kaufmann as "a box-office draw, and... the most important, versatile tenor of his generation."
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Past BBC Events
BBC Symphony Orchestra & Chorus 2017-18 Season: Jonas Kaufmann sings Richard Strauss’s Four Last Songs
BBC Symphony Orchestra & Chorus 2016-17 season: CANCELLED Jonas Kaufmann sings Strauss's Four Last Songs
Proms 2015: Prom 76: Last Night of the Proms 2015
Proms 2004: Prom 67
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