From Newfoundland, Adam Luther is one of Canada’s most exciting and sought after leading tenors. The 2017/18 season will see Mr. Luther in his role debut as Lensky in Eugene Onegin with Calgary Opera and his company debut with Manitoba Opera as Alfredo Germont in La Traviata. (www.adamluthertenor.com) Read his full bio here.
Here is our interview with him in Spring 2018:
What does Salute to Vienna mean to you?
A chance to sing wonderful repertoire not normally done on the opera stage in Canada
How do you spend your time when you aren’t working?
Learning more about the stock market and how if functions.
I am assuming you travel a lot for work, what’s your favourite city to work in?
San Diego. The beautiful weather is what makes it special.
What’s next in your career?
Traviata at Manitoba Opera
What is the most challenging part of your job?
Being away from family. The most exciting part is a job well done.
Who is your favourite person to travel with?
Describe your perfect New Year’s Eve.
Being with my family, ice skating.
How many years have you performed in Salute to Vienna New Year’s Concerts?
For 3 years.
Favourite musical composition?
Beethoven's "Missa Solemnis"
What languages do you speak?
Emotional/Spiritual journey through music
What are you reading right now?
The end of the Affair by Graeme Green
Vegan Power smoothie
Where is home?
Images courtesy of Adam Luther