”Music is the universal language of humanity, no limits and no boundaries. It is a wonderful gift and must be used with the soul to touch the hearts of the people and give life to the feelings that connect us all in a moment of unforgettable magic. This is how I live my life”
Monsalve's 2015 was an exciting, successful and acclaimed year around the world. Beginning with his debut as Radames in Verdi's Aida in Spain being immediately invited for another production of Aida in the Seoul Arts center, returning to South Korea after his acclaimed Tosca seven years a go. Followed with a series of tremendous succsess in the Gala Concert of the 31° FAOT Festival in Mexico, Tosca in Dallas, Pompeii and Budapest, Cavalleria Rusticana in Dublin, his cinematic debut in the whole Europe with Carmen, (that is now broadcasted in cinemas around the world with the cinema company Raising Alternative“) closing the year being awarded with the 35° Mascagni D'Oro, the Golden Mascagni award in Italy.
2016 is a very important year with three magnificent role debuts, Pollione, Otello and Andrea Chenier. The inauguration of the Giancarlo Monsalve Foundation, celebrating ten years of successful and unstoppable worldwide career.
2016 it's already begun conquering the American audience and world critics with his first Pollione at the Florida Grand Opera in Miami on January and February, followed with a concert tour in Australia in March. (read the critics and find the original links here)
for the rest of 2016 and 2017 Monsalve will return to the Teatro Perruzzelli of Bari, this time as Cavaradossi in Tosca during May. Followed by his debut in the famous Puccini Festival in Torre del Lago, Tuscany always as Cavaradossi on August, in November the Otello debut in his country, Chile. 2016 will conclude with his debut as Andrea Chenier at the Teatro Comuale of Sassari, Italy in December.
The 2017 will see Monsalve one more time as Cavaradossi having his House debut in the Opéra de Montréal, Canada.
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