Marcelo Alvarez was born in Cordoba, Argentina. In 1995 he debuted as Elvino in La Sonnambula with the Teatro La Fenice in Italy. Following this tremendous success, Marcelo Alvarez was immediately invited to perform the leading roles in Rigoletto, Lucia di Lammermoor and La Traviata in virtually all the world’s major opera houses.
Today, Marcelo Alvarez is internationally revered as one of the most prominent tenors of our time. Marcelo Alvarez has performed worldwide at all the great opera theaters including the Metropolitan Opera, Royal Opera Covent Garden, Teatro alla Scala, Opéra National de Paris Bavarian State Opera in Munich, Vienna State Opera, and the Chicago Lyric Opera, among others.