Nathan Pacheco on hitting the perfect high notes

Nathan Pacheco has been making a name for himself as a perfect cross-over artist, possessing a formidable voice suitable both for soaring opera numbers and pop songs. As the singer comes to the UK for a string of dates supporting Katherine Jenkins, Classic FM's Lucy Coward spoke to Nathan about how he gets the balance just right.

Born in Virginia and of Brazilian descent, the singer has been making waves in recent years with performances in the US, Brazil and Italy, not to mention a guest spot on singer Yanni’s most recent album and tour.

Nathan is currently in the UK touring with another superstar – soprano Katherine Jenkins, performing material which is set to appear on his forthcoming album which includes a host of popular covers from the opera and pop realm as well as a selection of original compositions.

In this revealing interview, Nathan talks in depth to Classic FM's Lucy Coward about mastering the perfect cross-over sound, his love of opera, touring with Katherine Jenkins and his forthcoming album.

Listen to our interview Nathan Pacheco here