Joakim Larsson basbaryton Operaakademiet

Joakim Larsson basbaryton Operaakademiet

Joakim Larsson basbaryton Operaakademiet Joakim Larsson är utbildad på De Kongelige Danske Musikkonservatorium (DKDM) och tog sin examen 2012. Efter sin examen gick han ett år på Manhattan School of Music i New York. Efter återkomsten tog han sin masters och går nu sista året på Operaakademiet i Köpenhamn. Han debuterade på Det Kongelige Teater Operaen i Köpenhamn som Larkens i Puccini´s La fanciulla del West eller Pigen fra Vesten i november 2017. Sommaren 2017 sjöng han greve Almaviva i W A Mozarts Figaros bröllop med SmålandsOperan i Huseby bruk.…

Philippe Sly – basbaryton

Philippe Sly – basbaryton

Philippe Sly – basbaryton French-Canadian bass-baritone Philippe Sly is already gaining international notoriety for his “beautiful, blooming tone and magnetic stage presence” (San Francisco Chronicle). Mr. Sly is the first prize winner of the prestigious 2012 Concours Musical International de Montréal and a grand prize winner of the 2011 Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions singing the varied repertoire of Mozart, Bach, Handel, Stravinsky and Wagner. Recently, he was awarded Concert of the Year in Romantic, Post-Romantic and Impressionist Music at the 16th annual ceremony of the Prix Opus in Québec .…

Operasångare – olika rösttyper levande och döda

Operasångare – olika rösttyper levande och döda

Operasångare – olika rösttyper levande och döda Ett röstläge (stämma) är ett frekvensomfång (register) som används vid sång. Beroende på individuella förutsättningar, skolning och träning kan en sångare sägas ha ett eller flera röstlägen. Röstläget likväl som klangfärgen kan förändras beroende på sångarens utveckling och ålder. Röstlägen Den traditionella indelningen i röstläge är från hög till låg: sopran, alt, tenor, baryton och bas. Ibland, framför allt i operamusik, talar man också om mellanlägen: mezzosopran (mellan alt och sopran), tenorbaryton och basbaryton. Röstlägen är egentligen inte förknippade med sångarens kön. I…

Thomas Quasthoff – basbaryton

Thomas Quasthoff – basbaryton

Thomas Quasthoff – basbaryton Thomas Quasthoff (born November 9, 1959) is a German bass-baritone. Quasthoff has a range of musical interest from the Baroque cantatas of Bach, to lieder, and solo jazz improvisations. Born with severe birth defects caused by Thalidomide, Quasthoff is 1.34 m tall (4′ 4¾”), and has phocomelia. Early life and career Quasthoff was born in Hildesheim, West Germany, with serious birth defects caused by his mother’s exposure during pregnancy to the drug thalidomide which was prescribed as an antiemetic to combat her morning sickness. Quasthoff is…

Stephen Bronk American bassbaritone

Stephen Bronk American bassbaritone

Stephen Bronk American bassbaritone Massachusetts, USA The American bass-baritone, Stephen Bronk, graduated in music and singing at the Musikhochschule in Cologne, Germany, and continued with Herbert Mayer in New York, USA. In more than 25 years of stage, Stephen Bronk has sung with renowned singers such as Dame Gwynneth Jones, Violeta Urmana, Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau, Plácido Domingo and Sherill Milne at the main theaters of Germany (Aachen, Bonn, Bremen, Dortmund, Düsseldorf, Duisburg, Frankfurt, Freiburg, Hamburg, Hannover, Karlsruhe, Mannheim, Munich, Nuremberg, and Saarbrücken), the Grand Teatre del Liceu in Barcelona (Spain), at…

Kostas Smoriginias – basbaryton

Kostas Smoriginias – basbaryton

Kostas Smoriginias – basbaryton Lithuanian bass-baritone Kostas Smoriginas was a member of the Jette Parker Young Artists Programme 2007–09, singing roles including Alidoro (La Cenerentola), Marquis d’Obigny (La traviata), Angelotti (Tosca), Bello (La fanciulla del West) and Schlemil (Les Contes d’Hoffmann). He has since returned to sing Colline (La bohème), Don Alvaro (Il viaggio a Reims in the Jette Parker Young Artists Tenth Anniversary Concert) and Escamillo (Carmen) for The Royal Opera, and in the 2015/16 Season returns to sing Andrei Shichelkalov (Boris Godunov). Smoriginas studied at the Lithuanian Academy…

Iain Paterson Scottish bassbaritone

Iain Paterson Scottish bassbaritone

Iain Paterson Scottish bassbaritone In the 2015/16 season, Paterson also makes his debut at Oper Stuttgart with Jochanaan Salome and returns to the Edinburgh Festival. In future seasons, he returns to the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, to the Bavarian State Opera and to English National Opera. Recent operatic highlights for Paterson include a number of significant role debuts: Kurwenal Tristan und Isolde at the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, Hans Sachs Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg for English National Opera, and Wotan Die Walküre for Houston Grand Opera and Leipzig Opera. Paterson also recently made…

Eric Owens American bassbaritone

Eric Owens American bassbaritone

Eric Owens American bassbaritone Bass-baritone Eric Owens has a unique reputation as an esteemed interpreter of classic works and a champion of new music. Equally at home in orchestral, recital, and operatic repertoire, Mr. Owens brings his powerful poise, expansive voice, and instinctive acting faculties to stages around the world. Mr. Owen’s 2015-2016 season features several collaborations with the New York Philharmonic as the Mary and James G. Wallach Artist-in-Residence, including a tribute to legendary African-American singers and their legacy titled In Their Footsteps, a concert of Strauss selections and…

Falk Struckmann German bassbaritone

Falk Struckmann German bassbaritone

Falk Struckmann German bassbaritone Falk Struckmann is considered one of the most important singers of our time. Born in Heilbronn he went to Kiel, Basel and from there to all the important opera houses and festivals all over the world. He made his debut at the Bayreuth Festival in 1993 as Kurwenal in Heiner Müller’s production under Daniel Barenboim. In the following years Struckmann mainly worked at the Staatsoper Berlin, where Barenboim has been Artistic Director since 1992. In Berlin he sang in new productions of Der fliegende Holländer, Lohengrin,…

Paul Whelan English bassbaritone

Paul Whelan English bassbaritone

Paul Whelan English bassbaritone In Season 2015-16, bass-baritone Paul Whelan sings the role of Sarastro Die Zauberflöte for the first time at Hawaii Opera Theatre, and continues to Geneva to join the Grand Theatre for their new production of A Midsummer Night’s Dream as Quince. He relocates to Gothenburg Opera in early 2016 where he sings the role of Claudio Hamlet in a new production by Stephen Langridge. Download Full Bio Recent highlights include Daland Der fliegende Holländer at Hawaii Opera Theatre, Giorgio I Puritani at Boston Lyric Opera and…

Simone Del Savio italian bassbaritone

Simone Del Savio italian bassbaritone

Simone Del Savio italian bassbaritone He studied voice at Conservatory «G. Verdi» in Turin. In 2005 he won the international contests «Toti Dal Monte» and «Riccardo Zandonai» and in 2007 he was awarded the «Eberhard Wächter» Medal (Austria) for the best young singer of the season 2006/7. After his debut in Prima la Musica e poi le Parole by A. Salieri his career has gone on with Don Profondo in Il Viaggio a Reims at the Rossini Opera Festival in Pesaro; Dottor Malatesta in Don Pasquale at the Teatro Comunale Treviso, Pisa…

Neal Davies bassbaritones from Wales

Neal Davies bassbaritones from Wales

Neal Davies bassbaritones from Wales Welsh bass-baritone Neal Davies made his Royal Opera debut in 1997, singing Satyr (Platée) at the Barbican in a production with the Mark Morris Dance Group. He went on to sing Figaro (Le nozze di Figaro) with The Royal Opera at Shaftesbury Theatre in 1998 and has since returned to sing Alaska Wolf Joe (Rise and Fall of the City of Mahagonny) for The Royal Opera on the main stage. Davies studied at King’s College, Cambridge, the Royal Academy of Music and the International Opera…

Darren Jeffery English bassbaritone

Darren Jeffery English bassbaritone

Darren Jeffery English bassbaritone Darren Jeffery is as much in demand on the operatic stage as he is on the concert platform.  His versatility enables him to sing roles from Handel to Wagner and the more contemporary works of Britten, Stravinsky, Weill and Birtwistle. He has performed at the Salzburg, Glyndebourne and Aix-en-Provence Festivals,at the Chicago Lyric Opera as  Kothner Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg and asRaimondo,  Lucia di Lammermoor for New Israeli Opera. Darren has sung over fifteen roles with the Royal Opera, Covent Garden and has become well known…

John Cunningham bassbaritones from England

John Cunningham bassbaritones from England

John Cunningham bassbaritones from England John Cunningham, born in Wigan, studied with John Cameron and Neilson Taylor. Roles for English National Opera include Angelotti Tosca, Bonze Madam Butterfly, Krusina Bartered Bride, Donald Billy Budd and Morales Carmen . He understudied Kurwenal Tristan and Isolde, Klingsor Parsifal and Don Pizarro Fidelio. For Kentish Opera, Germont Pere La Traviata, Tomsky Queen of Spades, Ankerstroem Masked Ball, Ramfis Aida, Escamillo Carmen and the title role in Nabucco. For The Mastersingers Company, Donner Das Rheingold, Hunding Die Walkure and Hagen Gotterdammerung with the Northern…

Ulrik Cold dansk basbaryton

Ulrik Cold dansk basbaryton

Ulrik Cold dansk basbaryton Ulrik Thestrup Cold (15. maj 1939 i København – 12. oktober 2010) var en dansk operasanger. Han blev uddannet som cand. jur. i 1968. Samme år debuterede han som operasanger på Den Jyske Opera i partiet som Sarastro i Tryllefløjten. Han sjöng Sarastro i Ingmar Bergmans uppsättning av Trollflöjten. Cold sang basbaryton og var uddannet som sanger hos blandt andet Else Brems og Holger Byrding. Han har optrådt som lied-, oratorie- og operasanger og har medvirket ved koncerter, operetter, musicals, film og TV siden 1962. Cold…

Erik Saedén hovsångare basbaryton

Erik Saedén hovsångare basbaryton

Erik Saedén hovsångare basbaryton Carl Erik Sædén, född 3 september 1924 i Vänersborg, död 3 november 2009 i Enebyberg,  var en svensk operasångare (basbaryton). Sædén utnämndes till hovsångare 1966 och erhöll professors namn 1986. Sædén studerade vid Kungliga Musikhögskolan i Stockholm 1943–52, bland annat sång för Arne Sunnegårdh, Martin Öhman och Wilhelm Freund. Dessutom tog han högre kantorsexamen, högre organistexamen och sångpedagogexamen. Han gick med i Engelbrekts församlings kyrkokör år 1944. Sædén studerade även i Rom 1952 och vid Mozarteum i Salzburg i Österrike 1952, 1954 och 1955. Verksamhet Han…