An exclusive performance from Opera Australia’s José Carbó
On Friday 31 March 2017, an exclusive event was hosted by SHINE for Kids in the Barangaroo Room at KPMG. Overlooking Cockle Bay at dusk, guests enjoyed José’s incredible baritone voice, while tasting Australian and French premium wines from wine connoisseur, Henry Dawson-Damer, accompanied by delicious treats from award-winning chefs.
Tickets were $150 each, raising funds for the work of SHINE for Kids.
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About José Carbó
Australian baritone José Carbó was born in Argentina of Spanish and Italian descent, and moved with his family to Australia at an early age. He has studied under the tutelage of Thais Taras, Arax Mansourian and Margaret Baker Genovesi in Rome. He was the winner of the prestigious Australian Singing Competition Opera Award in 2005.
Most recently, he has sung Count Almaviva in Le nozze di Figaro, Rossini’s Barbiere, Enrico in Lucia di Lammermoor, Marcello in La bohème, Silvio in Pagliacci, Lescaut in Manon, Don Alfonso in Così fan tutte and First Officer in Madeline Lee for Opera Australia; for Opera Queensland – the title roles in Don Giovanni and Il barbiere, Belcore in L’elisir d’amore and Sonora in La fanciulla del West; for State Opera of South Australia – Rossini’s Figaro.
In 2017, he sings Germont (La traviata), Alfio (Cavalleria Rusticana) and Tonio (Pagliacci) for Opera Australia.