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Luigi De Donato

With Jean-Christophe Spinosi, he took the stage as Seneca in L’Incornazione di Poppea at the Teatro Colón in Buenos Aires. Multitalented musician and singer, Luigi has distinguished himself as one of the foremost interpreters of the repertoire of the 17th and 18th century working with leading conductors and Baroque ensembles. Take a look at some of the famous twins of Hollywood, including Cole and Dylan Sprouse, Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen, and more.
  • Luigi reunites with Jean-Christophe Spinosi for Mozart’s Great Mass in C minor and Vivaldi’s Orlando furioso at Théâtre des Champs-Elysées.
  • This idea of vocational service has formed most of my life’s choices, including many surrounding my work in the arts.
  • He sang Monteverdi’s Orfeo and Il Ritorno d’Ulisse in patria conducted by Rinaldo Alessandrini and directed by Robert Wilson for la Scala, and returned to the roles for the Teatro Real in Madrid in a William Christie/Pier Luigi Pizzi production.
  • Take a look at some of the famous twins of Hollywood, including Cole and Dylan Sprouse, Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen, and more.
  • Recent and forthcoming engagements include Handel’s Messiah under Alessandro De Marchi in Innsbruck where he will also take the stage as Alcandro in Vivaldi’s Olimpiade, and Aci, Galatea e Polifemo at the Halle Festival.

This idea of vocational service has formed most of my life’s choices, including many surrounding my work in the arts. From the beginning of my unexpected career I have sought out ways to bring the transformative, healing power of music to as many people as I can…. Recent and forthcoming engagements include Handel’s Messiah under Alessandro De Marchi in Innsbruck where he will also take the stage as Alcandro in Vivaldi’s Olimpiade, and Aci, Galatea e Polifemo at the Halle Festival. Luigi reunites with Jean-Christophe Spinosi for Mozart’s Great Mass in C minor and Vivaldi’s Orlando furioso at Théâtre des Champs-Elysées.

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Rouen sees him performing Serse alongside David Bates and La Clemenza di Tito under Ben Glassberg. For Naïve, Luigi has released Vivaldi’s long-lost opera Argippo under Fabio Biondi, followed by a tour through Europe. Other career highlights include the title role in Le Nozze di Figaro at the Nice Opera; Le Grand Inquisiteur in Don Carlos at the Hamburg Staatsoper, Plutone in Rossi’s Orfeo at the Opéra de Nancy with Raphaël Pichon and Jetske Mijnssen; Alcandro in Vivaldi’s Olimpiade with Jean-Christophe Spinosi at Paris Théâtre des Champs-Elysées; Sarastro in Die Zauberflöte at Théâtre du Capitole de Toulouse and, under Jérémie Rhorer, at the Beaune Festival; Polyphème in Lully’s Acis et Galatée alongside Federico Maria Sardelli for the Florence Teatro del Maggio Musicale. Luigi appeared in Sant’Alessio by Landi with William Christie and Les Arts Florissants, and in Campra’s Carnaval de Venise (L’Ordonnateur, Plutone and Le Carnaval) with Le Concert Spirituel under the baton of Hervé Niquet. He was Jacquino in the rarity Leonora by Ferdinando Paër led by Alessandro De Marchi in Innsbruck. He sang Monteverdi’s Orfeo and Il Ritorno d’Ulisse in patria conducted by Rinaldo Alessandrini and directed by Robert Wilson for la Scala, and returned to the roles for the Teatro Real in Madrid in a William Christie/Pier Luigi Pizzi production.