El Barberillo de Lavapiés
Alfredo García, Lamparilla (baritone)
Silvia Vázquez, Paloma (soprano)
Amparo Navarro, Marquesita(soprano)
Javier Agulló, Don Luis (soprano)
Jerónimo Marín , Don Juan (baritone)
WIENER KAMMEROPER ORCHESTRA
José Fabra, conductor
Lutz E. Seelig, director
In the press
… Alfredo Garcia triumphs in Vienna for the premiere of El Barberillo de Lavapiés….
The Spanish singer continues to garner public acclaim for his portrayal of “The Lavapies Barberillo” in Vienna.
..Alfredo Garcia managed to reach a really worth seeing Barberillo, lively, smooth, full of ductility and strength in acting and singing.
… Alfredo Garcia, flexible baritone that thrilled with their representation and expertise and was a Barberillo applauded by a fascinated public.
… The premiere of Francisco Barbieri’s zarzuela sparkles at the Kammeroper.
…The wonderfully cast Spanish singers, led by the baritone Alfredo García as the picaresque, busybody barber Lamparilla and soprano Silvia Vázquez….romp vocally and dramatically thoughout with vivacious Latin abandon
…A first class Spanish cast delights in the Kammeroper’s production of “El Barberillo de Lavapiés”
The level of the voices was truly excellent…. The cast led by Alfredo Garcia, a booming Lamparilla, a young baritone, endowed with excellent vocal and artistic skills.
Viva España en Viena……Singers full of character and vocally gifted …. Alfredo Garcia (Lamparilla )…What really counts is the interpretation full of temperament, intense and compelling movements in moments of dance of the soloists, all Spanish singers, zarzuela experts and vocally gifted…
… The Zarzuela El Barberillo de Lavapiés triumphs in Vienna … thanks to the grace and daring of a group of young Spanish artists and experts… The opening night was welcomed by an audience who knew how to thank the hectic pace of a show in which Alfredo Garcia (Lamparilla) showed off the movements that the work required at all times.
Success for El Barbero de Lavapiés … As for the singers, we must highlight the barber Lamparilla (Alfredo García), a suburban hero, in love with himself, who believes him to be important and to dominate the situation.