Photo courtesy of The Metropolitan Opera

Photo courtesy of The Metropolitan Opera

Trojan, Idomeneo

Metropolitan Opera, 2017


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Tenor Soloist, The Armed Man & Beethoven's 9th Symphony

Apollo Orchestra, 2017


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Tenor Soloist, Beethoven's 9th Symphony

Asheville Symphony, 2016


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Tenor Soloist, Beethoven Mass in C Major & Choral Fantasy

Spoleto Festival USA, 2016


Photo credit: Natalie Krovetz

Photo credit: Natalie Krovetz

Alfredo, La traviata

Ash Lawn Opera, 2016


Photo credit: Don Lassell for Washington Concert Opera

Photo credit: Don Lassell for Washington Concert Opera

Don Gaspar, La favorite

Washington Concert Opera, 2016


"Tenor Rolando Sanz acquitted himself expertly, his intuitive mastery of Donizetti’s style evident even in his character’s declamatory lines. Sanz proclaimed Don Gaspar’s dramatically portentous lines with the machismo of a world-class Pollione." —Voix des Arts

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Photo credit: Nic Minetor

Photo credit: Nic Minetor

Nemorino, L'elisir d'amore

Finger Lakes Opera, 2015


"Rolando Sanz's rendition was beautifully sung, and characterized as a shy and tentative young man revealing the depths of his love." —Rochester City Newspaper

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Photo credit: Kathy Wittman

Photo credit: Kathy Wittman

Nemorino, L'elisir d'amore

Florentine Opera, 2015


"Rolando Sanz's Nemorino was built of gorgeous musical deliveries, including an "Una furtiva lagrima" that won the biggest applause of the evening."Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

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Photo credit: Lucid Frame Productions

Photo credit: Lucid Frame Productions

Alfredo, La traviata

Virginia Opera, 2015


"As Violetta’s lover Alfredo, tenor Rolando Sanz nails the personality of the smitten bon vivant with a natural, compelling tone..." —Virginian-Pilot

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Laertes, Amleto

Baltimore Concert Opera, 2014


"Rolando Sanz...stood out for his vocally and theatrically potent performance..." —Baltimore Sun

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Photo courtesy of Xiaoyi Zhang

Photo courtesy of Xiaoyi Zhang

Soloist, Gala Concert

Opera International, 2014


Presented by the Organization of Chinese American Women
at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts Terrace Theater


Photo credit: Julia Lynn

Photo credit: Julia Lynn

Boris, Kát'a Kabanová

Spoleto Festival USA, 2014


"Rolando Sanz brings a ringing tenor voice to Boris's shallow persona..." Financial Times

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Photo credit: Nick Koon

Photo credit: Nick Koon

Alfredo, La traviata

Pacific Symphony, 2014


"The strength of the current production lies in the consummate artistry of the two Cuban-American leads...both have voices that exhibit a rich, rounded sound that is utterly smooth and mellow; there’s nothing sharp or shrill about them." Stage and Cinema

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Photo credit: Kathy Wittman

Photo credit: Kathy Wittman

Alfredo, La traviata

Florentine Opera, 2013


"Rolando Sanz was a warm, tender Alfredo, Violetta’s love, singing with color and heartfelt interpretations. He brought musical depth to the role…" Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

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Photo credit: Lisa Helfert

Photo credit: Lisa Helfert

Tenor Soloist, Verdi Requiem & Hymn of the Nations

Cathedral Choral Society, 2013

Presented at the Washington National Cathedral
 


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Arminio, I masnadieri

Washington Concert Opera, 2013


"Rolando Sanz (Arminio) and howitzer-voiced Soloman Howard (Moser) made substantive contributions." Gay City News

 


Photo credit: Nic Minetor

Photo credit: Nic Minetor

Soloist, Inaugural Concert

Finger Lakes Opera, 2013

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Photo credit: Webster Wright

Photo credit: Webster Wright

Duca di Mantua, Rigoletto

Annapolis Opera, 2013


"As the libertine Duke of Mantua, tenor Rolando Sanz swaggered, seduced, and sang ravishingly..." The Capital Gazette

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Photo credit: Michael J. Lutch

Photo credit: Michael J. Lutch

Duca di Mantua, Rigoletto

Boston Youth Symphony Orchestra, 2013


"Through his ringing tone and effortless use of portamento and rubato in the ballata “Questa o quella,” Sanz made the Duke more likeable than he probably should have been." The Boston Musical Intelligencer

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Photo courtesy of Toledo Opera

Photo courtesy of Toledo Opera

Rodolfo, La bohème

Toledo Opera, 2012


"The Valentine Theater was packed last night and the audience appreciative of singing and acting by a mostly young but talented cast headed by the fine young tenor Rolando Sanz." Toledo Blade

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Photo courtesy of Annapolis Opera

Photo courtesy of Annapolis Opera

Tybalt, Roméo et Juliette

Annapolis Opera, 2012


"Lyric tenor Rolando Sanz delivered a strong vocal and dramatic performance as Tybalt, and he also displayed impressive fencing expertise." Baltimore Sun

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Photo credit: Michael Yoon

Photo credit: Michael Yoon

Paolo, Francesca da Rimini

Princeton Festival, 2012


"Rolando Sanz’s clear, resonant tenor made a very good impression as Paolo. Clearly well coached, Gaertner, Sanz and Olson handled the Russian text best." Opera News

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Photo courtesy of Opera Idaho

Photo courtesy of Opera Idaho

Rodolfo, La bohème

Opera Idaho, 2012


"Rolando Sanz played the lead role of the poet Rodolfo fantastically. From his soaring and impeccable tenor, to his smooth acting and vivid facial expressions, Sanz’s performance was flawless and emotionally moving." Toledo Blade

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Rodolphe, Guillaume Tell

Bel Canto at Caramoor, 2011


"Tenor Rolando Sanz brought a bright vocal quality and a menacing look to Rodolphe, the captain of Gesler’s guard." The Wall Street Journal

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Don Ottavio, Don Giovanni

Syracuse Opera, 2011


"The company cut Ottavio’s Dalla sua pace. That’s a shame, because Rolando Sanz has an attractive tenor voice. It is a bit heavier than what one usually encounters for Ottavio, and his aria Il mio tesoro was well done and produced a sustained ovation." CNY Café Momus

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Kostik, Dalëki Morja

Carnegie Hall, 2010


"Rolando Sanz unfurled a warm, strong, highly promising tenor as would–be ocean explorer Kostik." Opera News

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