Luca Pisaroni has the feeling that when you grow up in Busseto, you are much more likely to get involved with opera than if you grow up anywhere else. “You feel Verdi’s spirit all over the place!” says the Venezuelan-born bass-baritone. “My family moved back to Italy when I was four. As a kid, I used to go to the opera with my grandfather, and when I was eleven, I already knew I wanted to be an opera singer.” Read more