Opera Singer

Joseph Calleja

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Age 46
Birthday January 221978
Birth Sign Aquarius
City Malta
Country Malta
Profession Opera Singer

Joseph Calleja is a famous Opera Singer, born on January 22, 1978 in Malta. As of December 2022, Joseph Calleja’s net worth is $5 Million. He received the title of 2012 Gramophone Artist of the Year.

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Joseph Calleja Biography

Renowned operatic tenor who has appeared at the Royal Opera House in London and the Metropolitan Opera in New York City. Joseph Calleja (born 22 January 1978) is a Maltese operatic tenor..

His family lived in Attard, Malta at the time of his birth. He started singing when he was sixteen.

Calleja was born in Attard, Malta. He began singing at the age of 16, having been discovered by tenor Brian Cefai and continued his studies with Paul Asciak. At the age of 19 he made his operatic debut as Macduff in Verdi’s Macbeth at the Astra Theatre in Gozo and went on to become a prize winner at the Belvedere Hans Gabor Competition the same year. In 1998 he won the Caruso Competition in Milan and was a prize winner in Plácido Domingo’s Operalia in 1999.

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Calleja’s first solo recital disc, Tenor Arias, was released in 2004. He followed that up in 2005 with The Golden Voice. In 2011, his third solo album Joseph Calleja – The Maltese Tenor reached second overall position on the German charts and debuted at number one in the US Billboard Classical Traditional chart. His 2011 DVD of La traviata from the Royal Opera House and costarring Renée Fleming was nominated for a Grammy award.

Joseph Calleja Net Worth

Joseph Calleja is one of the richest Opera Singer & listed on most popular Opera Singer. According to our analysis, Wikipedia, Forbes & Business Insider, Joseph Calleja‘s net worth $5 Million.

Net Worth $5 Million
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He started singing at age sixteen and made his opera debut at nineteen in a production of Verdi’s Macbeth.

Calleja’s first solo recital disc, Tenor Arias, was released in 2004. He followed that up in 2005 with The Golden Voice. In 2011, his third solo album Joseph Calleja – The Maltese Tenor reached second overall position on the German charts and debuted at number one in the US Billboard Classical Traditional chart. His 2011 DVD of La traviata from the Royal Opera House and costarring Renée Fleming was nominated for a Grammy award.

Calleja made a guest appearance on Renée Fleming’s album By Request, singing the role of Alfredo in the act 1 closing scene of La traviata. His recording of “La donna è mobile” from Verdi’s Rigoletto was featured in the soundtrack for the 2007 film No Reservations, starring Catherine Zeta-Jones.

In 2009, Calleja began a series of annual concerts at the Granaries in Malta. The first concert was performed with Michael Bolton. In 2010, he sang with Dionne Warwick and Riccardo Cocciante and his choir of 500 children. In 2011, he appeared with soprano Hayley Westenra and Italian singer Lucio Dalla. In 2012, he was joined by Ronan Keating and Gigi D’Alessio. In 2013, he sang with Zucchero, Rebecca Ferguson, Gianluca Bezzina, Riccardo Cocciante and Tenisha. In 2015, he sang with Anastacia as a special guest.

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On 8 October 2015, Calleja was elected to the Board of Directors of the European Academy of Music Theatre.

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Facts & Trivia

Ranked on the list of most popular Opera Singer. Also ranked in the elit list of famous celebrity born in Malta. Joseph Calleja celebrates birthday on January 22 of every year.

Calleja appears as tenor Enrico Caruso in James Gray’s 2013 film The Immigrant, which also features Joaquin Phoenix and Marion Cotillard.

Why is Joseph Calleja famous?

Since 2003, Joseph Calleja has been one of the most successful recording artists for Decca Classics. His first two albums, The Golden Voice and Tenor Arias, both received very good reviews – but it was for his 2011 release The Maltese Tenor that he has received his greatest acclaim and commercial success to date.

How old is Joseph Calleja?

44 years (January 22, 1978)

How tall is Joseph Calleja?

6′ 2″

Where does Joseph Calleja from?

Attard, Malta

What does Calleja mean?

In Spanish, Calleja can be translated to “narrow street” or “alley”, but the Latin translation of Calleya is “skillfully”. The surname is Castilian, originating in or around Ampuero in Cantabria, Spain.

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