Carlo Vistoli

countertenor

Born in 1987 in Lugo near Ravenna, the countertenor Carlo Vistoli initially studied piano, guitar, and musicology in Bologna. At the same time, he undertook vocal training with William Matteuzzi and then graduated in the Baroque singing class conducted by Sonia Prina at the Girolamo Conservatory Frescobaldi in Ferrara; he also took master classes from Monica Bacelli, Romina Basso, Marijana Mijanović, and Sara Mingardo. Vistoli won the Cleto Tomba Competition in 2012 and the Concorso Renata Tebaldi Competition in 2013. He has been a member of William Christie’s ensemble “Jardin des Voix” since 2015, undertaking a tour of Japan with them in the 2016-17 season; he has additionally appeared in performances of Monteverdi's L’Orfeo with Les Arts Florissants under Paul Agnew. Additional credits include appearances at the Spoleto Festival and the Teatro La Fenice in Venice. He made his debut at Aix-en-Provence in Cavalli’s Erismena in July 2017.

April 2017