Biography

Over his two-decade career, Fabio Bezuti has worked as a pianist, vocal coach, music director and conductor, performing in theaters and opera festivals and mentoring young artists in Brazil, France, Italy, Mexico, Spain, Switzerland and the United States.

Some of the institutions where Mr. Bezuti has performed and taught include Castleton Festival (US), Carnegie Hall (US), Crested Butte Music Festival (US), CoOPERAtive (US), Accademia Vocale Lorenzo Malfatti (Italy), Florence Voice Seminar (Italy), La Lingua della Lirica (Italy), L’art du Chant Français (France), Teatre Municipal de Girona (Spain), Teatro Municipal de São Paulo (Brazil), Theatro São Pedro (Brazil), Festival de Música Erudita do Espírito Santo (Brazil), Vitória Ópera Estúdio (Brazil), Festival de Inverno de Campos do Jordão (Brazil), Festival Amazonas de Ópera (Brazil) and Festival de Opera San Luis Potosí (Mexico).

Mr. Bezuti’s opera, operetta and musical theater performances include works by Monteverdi, Pergolesi, Cimarosa, Mozart, Rossini, Donizetti, Bellini, Verdi, Puccini, Leoncavallo, Offenbach, Bizet, Massenet, Ravel, Wagner, Johann Strauss, Lehar, Bartok, Stravinsky, Purcell, Menotti, Britten and Stephen Sondheim. Mr. Bezuti directed and performed the Brazilian premier of Haroun and the Sea of Stories – Songbook with music by Charles Wuorinen and libretto by James Fenton, based on the book by Salman Rushdie. He also conducted the Brazilian premier of A Dinner Engagement, music by Lennox Berkeley and libretto by Paul Dehn.

Committed to the development process of singers as well as language and interpretation, Mr. Bezuti has collaborated with such voice teachers as Edith Bers, Deborah Birnbaum, Mignon Dunn, Donata D’Annunzio Lombardi, Catherine Malfitano and Mark Oswald.

A native of São Paulo, Brazil, Mr. Bezuti holds a Professional Studies Certificate from Manhattan School of Music and a Master of Music in Piano Accompanying and Vocal Coaching from Westminster Choir College in Princeton, New Jersey.

Fabio Bezuti
Engagements

Engagements

2020

October:  II Curso de Formação em Ópera – Belém do Pará, Brazil (virtual)
October/November:  Masterclasses – Fundação Clóvis Salgado – Belo Horizonte, Brazil (virtual)
November:  Recital – Britt Mendoza – Asbury Park, NJ
November:  Festival de Musica Erudita do Espirito Santo – Vitoria, Brazil (virtual)
December:  Festival de Opera de San Luis Potosí – San Luis Potosí, Mexico (virtual)

Suspended due to the COVID-19 pandemic:
April/May:  Il mondo della luna, J. Haydn – Teatro São Pedro – São Paulo, Brazil
June/July:  Così fan tutte, W. A. Mozart – Festival de Opera de Botucatu – Botucatu, Brazil
July/August:  Don Giovanni, W. A. Mozart – Teatro Municipal – São Paulo, Brazil
August/September:  I Capuleti e i Montecchi, V. Bellini – Teatro São Pedro – São Paulo, Brazil

2019

January/February:  Il barbiere di Siviglia, G. Rossini – São Paulo, Brazil
March/April:  La Clemenza di Tito, W. A. Mozart – São Paulo, Brazil
July:  Festival de Opera de San Luis Potosí – San Luis Potosí, Mexico
July/August:  L’Italiana in Algeri, G. Rossini – São Paulo, Brazil
August: Recital – Ashley Bell & Anton Armendariz – Southampton, NY
November:  Il barbiere di Siviglia, G. Rossini – Vitoria, Brazil
November:  Carmen, G. Bizet – Vitoria, Brazil
December:  O peru de natal, L. Martinelli – São Paulo, Brazil

2018

January to May:  Manhattan School of Music – New York, NY
March:  Carnegie Hall (Stern Auditorium), Kellie Cullinan, Kirsten Scott and Scott Russell, Choirs of America – New York, NY
April:  Carnegie Hall (Stern Auditorium), Marie Masters Webb, Anthony Webb and Andrew Lunsford, Choirs of America – New York, NY
April:  Carnegie Hall (Stern Auditorium), Christopher Job and Andrew Lunsford, Choirs of America – New York, NY
May:  Masterclass UFPB – João Pessoa, Brazil
May:  Masterclass UNICAMP – Campinas, Brazil
June:  CD recording Natercia Lopes – Vitoria, Brazil
June:  Masterclass USP – São Paulo, Bazil
July:  Festival de Opera San Luis Potosí – San Luis Potosí, Mexico
August:  Bastien und Bastienne, W. Mozart, Projeto Opera na Escola – São Paulo, Brazil
August:  Recital – Christa Dalmazio – South Jersey, NJ
November:  Festival de Musica Erudita do Espirito Santo – Vitoria, Brazil

2017

April: Cosi fan Tutti, W. Mozart – Sag Harbor, NY
June:  L’Art du Chant Français – Périgord region, France
August:  Die Fledermaus, J. Strauss and Le Nozze di Figaro, W. Mozart – San Luis Potosi, Mexico
August:  Recital – Stefanie Izzo, Francesca Lunghi, Gilad Paz – Westhampton, NY
August:  Recital – Maria Russo, Philadelphia, PA
November:  Recital – Classic Lyric Arts – New York, NY
November:  A Dinner Engagement, Lennox Berkeley – Vitória, Brazil
November:  Recital – Maria Russo – Vitória, Brazil
November:  VOE – Vitória Ópera Estúdio – Vitória, Brazil
November:  Recital – Natércia Lopes, soprano – Vitória, Brazil
November:  Recital – Maria Russo – São Paulo, Brazil

Contact

Contact

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