Rodelinda, Regina de´ Longobardi
The Bass-Baritone studied with Donald Litaker in Karlsruhe and made his stage debut 2005 in Lyon under Christie in Monteverdis L'incoronazione di Poppea. Since he has been seen in Handel’s Rodelinda with Il Complesso Barocco, Orlando in Zürich, Britten’s Midsummernight's Dream and Curlew River in Lyon, Monteverdi’s L'Orfeo and Mozarts Die Zauberflöte in Aix-en-Provence, Cavalli’s La Calisto and Mernier’s Frühlings Erwachen in Brussels and Giulio Cesare in Göttingen.
His concert repertoire includes the oratorios of Handel and Bach, Haydn’s Die Schöpfung, Beethoven’s Symphony Nr. 9, Mendelssohn’s Paulus as well as Mozart’s, Dvorak’s and Fauré’s Requiem. He sings with conductors such as Jacobs, Abbado, Rattle, Boreyko, Minkowsi, McGegan, Chailly und Koopman. His first recital album named Victor Hugo en musique, together with pianist Trung was released in 2008. He made his debut with Obrazzano in Rossini’s Tancredi at Theater an der Wien in 2009.