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Hugues Cuenod, the “World’s Oldest Tenor”

Hugues Cuénod (left) sits with Jeroen van der Wel (right).
Swiss opera singer Hugues Cuénod (at age 107) with Dutch violinist Jeroen van der Wel at Cuénod's apartment in Vevey, Switzerland in 2009.
2:50PM
December 8, 2010

A look at the very long life of Swiss tenor Hugues Cu̩nod, his final performances and his last act Рa civil union with his gay partner, Alfred Augustin.