I have an international repertoire. Singing in Spanish, English, Italian, French, some German
Accompanied with a pianist, some repertoire with guitar.
Price Range: $400- $2000
Gig Length: 30 - 60 minutes
Languages: English, Italian, Spanish, Some French
Phone Number: Call
What to Expect
Good performance as well as an emotive interpretations.
A native of Tijuana, Mexico, obtained his B.A. Degree from the Oberlin Conservatory of Music. He has performed in numerous recitals and concerts throughout Mexico, the United States and Canada. Labastida has also participated in multiple operas, such as: La Boheme, Madame Butterfly, The Barber of Seville, Romeo and Juliet, Elixir of Love, La Canterina with the Tijuana Opera; and the world premier opera Serafina and Arcangela by Enrique Gonzalez Medina in Los Angeles. He has been invited to be part of the Oratorio, Handel's Messiah Coronation Mass by Mozart, Misa Criolla, Navidad Nuestra by Ariel Ramirez and Lloyd Webber's Requiem, and Zarzuela which includes the premier of Luisa Fernanda in Southern California, conducted by the composer's son Federico Moreno-Torroba Jr.
In March of 2009, Labastida performed a full program of Agustin Lara's songs (the composer of Granada) with the Orchestra of Baja California (OBC), and he received an award from the Agustin Lara Foundation in Los Angeles, for his performances promoting Lara's music.
Mr. Labastida has been recognized in the Hall of Fame and Stars in Tijuana. He continues performing throughout México and in the USA as well as teaching voice privately.
Additional Booking Notes
PA system with mic and keyboard
Granada, Music of the night, Love is here to stay, Be my love, Spanish eyes, Non ti scordar di me. Volare, Con te partiro, La donna e mobile, Nessun Dorma, Jurame, Besame mucho, El dia que me quieras, Volver, Parlami d'amore Mariu, Les feuilles mortes, La vie en rose, Nights in white satin, Amapola,