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…

In Sung Sim bass from Korea

In Sung Sim bass from Korea

In Sung Sim bass from Korea Korean bass In Sung Sim makes his Royal Opera debut in the 2015/16 Season as Phorbas (Oedipe). He returns in the 2016/17 Season to sing Lodovico (Otello) and Timur (Turandot). Sim studied in South Korea and at the Vienna Conservatory and the Centre National d’Artistes Lyriques, Marseille. His career was launched in 2000 when he won two prizes in the International Hans Gabor Belvedere Competition, the zarzuela prize in Operalia and third prize in the Queen Sonja International Music Competition. He now sings for…

Günther Groissböck bass from Austria

Günther Groissböck bass from Austria

Günther Groissböck bass from Austria Günther Groissböck (geboren am 24. September 1976 in Waidhofen an der Ybbs) ist ein österreichischer Opernsänger der Stimmlage Bass. Leben und Werk Groissböck studierte Gesang an der Universität für Musik und darstellende Kunst in Wien, zu seinen Lehrer zählten Robert Holl und José van Dam. Im Jahr 2002 debütierte er als einer der vier Könige in Strauss’ Die Liebe der Danae bei den Salzburger Festspielen und wurde danach als Ensemblemitglied an die Wiener Staatsoper verpflichtet, wo er als Luther in Offenbachs Les Contes d’Hoffmann debütierte…

Matthew Rose bass from England

Matthew Rose bass from England

Matthew Rose bass from England British bass Matthew Rose was a member of The Royal Opera’s Young Artist Programme 2003–05. He has since returned to sing roles including Bottom (A Midsummer Night’s Dream), Polyphemus (Acis and Galatea), Colline (La bohème), Masetto (Don Giovanni, including on tour with The Royal Opera to Japan), Harašta (The Cunning Little Vixen), Sparafucile (Rigoletto), Sarastro (Die Zauberflöte), Timur (Turandot) and Talbot (Maria Stuarda) for The Royal Opera. In the 2015/16 Season he returns to sing Raimondo (Lucia di Lammermoor). Rose was born in Brighton and…

Joshua Bloom bass from Australia

Joshua Bloom bass from Australia

Joshua Bloom bass from Australia Australian bass Joshua Bloom has sung principal roles with Opera Australia, San Francisco Opera, LA Opera, Santa Fe Opera, Wiener Staatsoper, New York’s Metropolitan Opera, Washington National Opera, English National Opera, Badisches Staatstheater, Opera Northern Ireland and Garsington Opera, among others. He has also appeared on the concert stage with the New York Philharmonic, the London Symphony Orchestra, the LA Philharmonic, the Auckland Philharmonia and the Birmingham Contemporary Music Group as well as the Melbourne, Queensland, Adelaide and Western Australian Symphonies. Joshua was born in Australia to…

Roberto Scandiuzzi bass from Italy

Roberto Scandiuzzi bass from Italy

Roberto Scandiuzzi bass from Italy Da Wikipedia, l’enciclopedia libera Roberto Scandiuzzi (Treviso, 14 luglio 1958) è un basso italiano.Ha studiato canto a Treviso, sua città natale, sotto la guida della futura moglie Anna Maria Bicciato, debuttando nel 1982 al Teatro alla Scala di Milano con Le nozze di Figaro dirette da Riccardo Muti. La sua interpretazione del personaggio di Fiesco in Simon Boccanegra al Covent Garden, sotto la direzione di Sir Georg Solti, gli ha assicurato il successo internazionale.Oggi è considerato uno dei maggiori bassi della scena operistica della bassa…

Samuel Ramey American bass

Samuel Ramey American bass

Samuel Ramey American bass For almost three decades, Samuel Ramey has reigned as one of the music world’s foremost interpreters of bass and bass-baritone operatic and concert repertoire. With astounding versatility he commands an impressive breadth of repertoire encompassing virtually every musical style from the fioratura of Argante in Handel’s Rinaldo, which was the vehicle of his acclaimed Metropolitan Opera debut in 1984, to the dramatic proclamations of the title role in Bartok’s Bluebeard’s Castle, which he sang in a new production at the Metropolitan Opera televised by PBS. Mr.…

Stefano Olcese bass Malmö Opera

Stefano Olcese bass Malmö Opera

Stefano Olcese bass Malmö Opera Stefano Olcese, bass singer at the Royal Danish Opera in Copenhagen, has been among the winners of the Armel Opera Competition in Hungary in 2013. This success brought him to sing the role of Jacopo Fiesco in Verdi’s Simon Boccanegra at the Szeged National Opera House (the event had been broadcasted on the internet by the ARTE channel). From 2014 to 2016 he has been a member of Malmö Opera in Sweden where, as a soloist, he sung in Un Ballo in Maschera and in Pelléas et Mélisande. In…

James Platt bass from England

James Platt bass from England

James Platt bass from England British bass James Platt joined The Royal Opera’s Jette Parker Young Artists Programme at the start of the 2014/15 Season. In his first Season his roles included Second Man in Armour (Die Zauberflöte) and Doctor Grenvil (La traviata) on the main stage, Blansac (La scala di seta, Meet the Young Artists Week) in the Linbury Studio Theatre and Charon (Orfeo) at the Roundhouse. In the 2015/16 Season his roles include Prince Gremin and Zaretsky (Eugene Onegin), Doctor Grenvil and Frontier Guard (Boris Godunov). Platt studied…

Marco Vinco bass from Italy

Marco Vinco bass from Italy

Marco Vinco bass from Italy Italian bass Marco Vinco made his Royal Opera debut in 2008 as Aliprando (Matilde di Shabran) and has since sung Colline (La bohème). Vinco was born in Verona and studied law before studying singing with his uncle Ivo Vinco. He made his professional debut as Colline in Lecce in 1999 and has since sung for Italy’s leading opera houses, including La Scala, Milan, Teatro di San Carlo, Naples, Teatro Comunale, Bologna, Teatro Giuseppe Verdi, Trieste, and Teatro Carlo Felice, Genoa. Internationally he has sung with…

Nicolas Courjal bas från Frankrike

Nicolas Courjal bas från Frankrike

Nicolas Courjal bas från Frankrike  juil 16  Zoroastre Abramane Festival d’Aix en Provence, Aix-en-Provence dm: R Pichon;  juil 16  Zoroastre Abramane Festival International d’Opéra Baroque de Beaune dm: R Pichon;  juil 16  Zoroastre Abramane Festival de Radio France et Montpellier dm: R Pichon;  juin 16  Requiem basse Angers Nantes Opéra dm: Jean-Philippe Tremblay;  juin 16  Requiem basse Angers Nantes Opéra dm: Jean-Philippe Tremblay;  mai-juin 16  Oedipe High Priest Royal Opera, London dm: Hussain; ms: A Ollé / Valentina Carrasco  mar 16  Le Roi d’Ys Le Roi d’Ys fr Opéra Théâtre de Saint-Étienne, Saint-Etienne dm: José Luis Domínguez; ms: J Pichon  oct-nov 15  Carmen Zuniga fr Royal Opera, London dm: Bertrand de Billy / Alexander Joel;ms: Zambello…

Alexander Vinogradov bass from Russia

Alexander Vinogradov bass from Russia

Alexander Vinogradov bass from Russia Russian bass Alexander Vinogradov made his Royal Opera debut in 2006 as Colline (La bohème) and has since sung Grigory Luk’yanovich Malyuta-Skuratov (The Tsar’s Bride), Walter Furst (Guillaume Tell) and Escamillo (Carmen) for the Company. Vinogradov studied at the Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology and then entered the Moscow Conservatory to study singing. He made his professional debut at the Bolshoi Theatre aged 21 as Oroveso (Norma). He went on to win prizes in several international competitions and in 2003 was a finalist in…

Michael Lessiter Royal Opera Chorus

Michael Lessiter Royal Opera Chorus

Michael Lessiter Royal Opera Chorus English bass Michael Lessiter is a member of the Royal Opera Chorus, which he joined in 2001. His solo roles with The Royal Opera include Officer (Chérubin), Page (Roberto Devereux), part of Baron Ochs’ retinue (Der Rosenkavalier) and Gambler (The Gambler). In the 2015/16 Season he sings Servant (La traviata). Lessiter studied music and drama at Leicester College of Education. He made his debut with D’Oyly Carte Opera Company and has gone on to sing for Opera North, Wexford Festival Opera, Dublin Grand Opera Society,…

Williard White bass from Jamaica

Williard White bass from Jamaica

Williard White bass from Jamaica Highlights this season include Schigolch in William Kentridge’s new production of Lulu at English National Opera and for Rome Opera, Doktor Wozzeck for Dutch National Opera, Shaman The Indian Queen on a European tour with Teodor Currentzis, Creon, Tiresias and Messenger Oedipus Rex with Esa-Pekka Salonen and the Philharmonia Orchestra at the Royal Festival Hall, and a return to the Salzburg Festival in summer 2017 for Publio La Clemenza di Tito. In future seasons White will return to the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, Paris…

Peter Rose bass from England

Peter Rose bass from England

Peter Rose bass from England British bass Peter Rose made his Royal Opera debut in 1988 as Lord Rochefort (Anna Bolena) and has since sung roles including King Marke (Tristan und Isolde), the Commendatore (Don Giovanni), Lorenz von Pommersfelden (Mathis der Maler), Ramfis (Aida), Cadmus (Semele), Fasolt (Das Rheingold), Cardinal of Lorraine (Palestrina), Timur (Turandot), Kecal (The Bartered Bride), Athlete (Lulu), Baron Ochs (Der Rosenkavalier), Prince Gremin (Eugene Onegin) and Daland (Der fliegende Holländer). Rose studied music at the University of East Anglia and singing at the Guildhall School of…

Maurizio Muraro bass from Italy

Maurizio Muraro bass from Italy

Maurizio Muraro bass from Italy Italian bass Maurizio Muraro made his Royal Opera debut in 2010 as the Prince de Bouillon (Adriana Lecouvreur) and has since sung Geronte de Ravoir (Manon Lescaut), Don Basilio (Il barbiere di Siviglia) and Jacopo Loredano (I due Foscari). In the 2015/16 Season he returns to sing Ferrando (Il trovatore). Muraro’s competition successes included the Katia Ricciarelli Competition (1990), first prize in the 1994 Concorso Europeo di Spoleto (1994) and the Eberhard Wächter Award for Best Singer of the Season (2000). He sings regularly for…