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        Jean-Vincent Blot has been noted especially in Padmâvatî the high priest at the Festival dei Due Mondi in Spoleto, Don Basilio in Il Barbiere di Seviglia in Belgium, the roles of bass (a voice Herald II, peasant, hoi) Jeanne Arc by Honegger with the orchestra of Santa Cecilia in Rome and M ° Pappano, Lodovico in Verdi's Otello at the Santander Festival alongside José Cura, Sirocco in Chabrier’s l’Etoile in Nancy, Arkel in Pelléas et Mélisande at the Prague State Opera, Nourabad in Les Pêcheurs de perles by Bizet. 

        

        Upcoming engagements we can note Crespel in les contes d’Hoffmann by Offenbach i Bremen festival and in Baden-Baden, Zuniga in Carmen at the opera of Saint-Etienne, Tom in Un Ballo in maschera by Verdi at the opera of Nantes and in Rennes. Le gouverneur in le Comte Ory by Rossini at the opera of Rennes and at the opera of Rouen. 

            Jean-Vincent BLOT was born in Rennes and began working on his voice with Oleg Afonine and Martine Surais at the Conservatory in Rennes. He made his vocal studies at the National Conservatory of Music and Dance in Paris and obtained a prize in Malcolm Walker’s class and perfected in Master Class with Jeff Cohen, Hartmut Höll, Malcolm King, Margaret Hönig, Jean Philippe Lafont, and more recently with Jose Cura.


        During his student years he had the opportunity to perform on stage where he sang the role of Zuniga in Bizet's Carmen, The Policeman in The Consul Gian Carlo Menotti, Grenvil in Verdi's La Traviata, Stravinsky's Renard in Radio France and Toulon Opera, Masetto and the Commander in Don Giovanni by Mozart in Switzerland, in Esmeralda Frollo by Louise Bertin. At the Conservatoire National Supérieur de Paris, he sang the role of Prince Gremin in Eugene Onegin by Tchaikovsky.


           He was recently heard in the Stabat Mater of Rossini at the Salle Gaveau, the Dvorak Mass in D with the Orchestre National d'Ile de France Festival of Saint-Denis and Mozart's Requiem, Pelléas et Mélisande by Debussy, Romeo and Juliet by Gounod Opera of Toulon, Bastien and Bastienne by Mozart at the Opera of Nice, Iphigenie en Tauride by Piccinni with the Orchestre National de France, Verdi's Rigoletto in Metz, Nancy and Caen, Padmâvatî by Roussel at the Théâtre du Châtelet, Pulcinella by Stravinsky at the Opera of Rennes, La Grande Duchesse de Gerolstein  by Offenbach in Festival O, Hamlet by Thomas Metz and Saint-Etienne, Arkel in Pelléas et Mélisande at the Théâtre du Châtelet for the Music lessons of Zygel JF, in festival of Hardelot and at Clermont-Ferrand, Zuniga in Carmen at Nancy and Metz, le dignitaire Portrait by Weinberg, Rambaldo La Rondine by Puccini at Nancy, the second soldier in Salomé by Strauss at the opéra de Bordeaux, Duphol in La Traviata by Verdi at Rennes, Haly in Italianna in Algeria by Rossini at Vichy, Daland in der fliegende holländer by Wagner at Rouen, la duègne in les caprices de Marianne by Sauguet in a touring in the different opera houses of France, Crespel and Luther in les Contes d’Hoffman d’Offenbach at Toulon, La voce in  Idomeneo by Mozart, l’Aubergiste in Chérubin by Massenent  at the opera of Montpellier, Thoas in Iphigénie en Tauride by Piccinni in Glück’s Festival in Nürnberg.


        He sang under the direction of chefs such as Alain Altinoglu, Olari Elts, Laurence Foster, Alain Guingal, Antony Hermus, Enrique Mazzola, Marc Minkowski Paolo Olmi, Antonio Pappano, Claude Schnitzler, Emmanuel Villaume ... in stagings by Jean-Claude Auvray, Sanjay Leela Bhansali, Bénézech Olivier, Francois de Carpentras, Mariame Clement, Keith Warner. ...