IntroductionColin Lee has rapidly established himself as one of Britain’s leading bel canto tenors. His operatic appearances include Almaviva and Tonio La Fille du Régiment with the Royal Opera, his début at the Opéra de Paris as Léopold La Juive, (returning for Almaviva and for Rodrigo in 'La Donna del Lago'), Don Ramiro La Cenerentola for Welsh National Opera, Elvino La Sonnambula for Flanders Opera, both Arturo Lucia di Lammermoor and Almaviva with the Metropolitan Opera, Almaviva at the Vienna State Opera, Narciso (Il Turco in Italia) for the Deutsche Staatsoper, Berlin, Argirio (Tancredi) at the Theater an der Wien and Rameau's Platée for the Netherlands Opera. Most recently he has sung Tonio for both the Royal Opera and Hamburg Opera, Alfredo La Traviata for Cape Town Opera and James V La donna del lago in Moscow.
His forthcoming engagements include Rodrigo La donna del lago for the Royal Opera, Elvino La Sonnambula for the Bolshoi, Edgardo Lucia di Lammermoor with the Cape Philharmonic and Ernesto for Scottish Opera.
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