Tenor James Valenti
WVU alum James Valenti recently debuted
at the Metropolitan Opera in New York City, in the starring role of Alfredo in Verdi’s opera La Traviata. He also has just received the Richard Tucker Award.
Valenti around the world on the Metropolitan Opera radio broadcast this weekend, which can be heard West Virginia Public Radio, Saturday at 1pm.
Listen below to our full interview, where Valenti discusses music, his experience at WVU, singing at the Met, and his thoughts on the future of opera:
Interview with James Valenti