Spotlight on the Four International Artists
Rolex Testimonee Juan Diego Flórez OPERA SINGER
Juan Diego Flórez is one of today’s most celebrated and beloved tenors. With a career that includes performances on the world’s leading stages, the Peruvian known for his expressive singing and virtuosity has established himself as a great opera talent. In addition to his operatic appearances and recordings, his generosity and passion inspire his many philanthropic endeavours. He became a Rolex Testimonee in 2015.
Rolex Testimonee Sonya Yoncheva OPERA SINGER
Sonya Yoncheva is heralded as one of the most exciting performers of her generation.the renowned Bulgarian- Swiss operatic soprano is in constant demand at the world’s greatest opera houses, from the Opéra National de Paris to La Scala and the Met. She joined the family of Rolex Testimonees in 2011.
Rolex Testimonee Rolando Villazón OPERA SINGER
Rolando Villazón is one of the music world’s most critically acclaimed and treasured lyric tenors and among today’s most versatile artists. Alongside his onstage career, he is also a successful stage director, novelist, TV and radio personality and Artistic Director of the Mozartwoche Salzburg. Almost all of his recordings are bestsellers, winning gold or platinum awards. He has been a Rolex Testimonee since 2005.
Renaud Capuçon VIOLINIST
Renaud Capuçon is a French violinist known and loved for his elegance, generosity, virtuosity and depth of tone. Firmly established internationally as a major soloist, recitalist and chamber musician, he works with the world’s most prestigious orchestras, artists, venues and festivals.