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Sydney Opera House

Alan Opie

Alan Opie

Background

Won two Grammies for recordings of Peter Grimes and Die Meistersinger

OA repertoire

Title role: Rigoletto, Pilgrim: The Pilgrim's Progress

Other Companies

Regularly performs at the Metropolitan Opera, La Scala, Vienna, Munich, Berlin, Royal Opera, ENO, Glyndebourne. Roles include Germont: La traviata, Scarpia: Tosca (Canadian Opera Company); Rigoletto (Philadelphia, Toronto); Balstrode: Peter Grimes (Covent Garden, Metropolitan Opera, NY, Vienna, Santa Fe, Paris, Florence, Japan); Sharpless: Madam Butterfly (Covent Garden, Metropolitan Opera, NY, Munich, Tokyo, Los Angeles); Beckmesser: Die Meistersinger (Bayreuth, Amsterdam, Berlin, Vienna, ENO, Munich). His performances of Rigoletto and Falstaff at ENO have been highly praised, gaining him a nomination for an Olivier Award. Concert engagements: Carnegie Hall, New York, Sydney Opera House, Chicago, Madrid, San Francisco, Dallas. Future engagements: Falstaff (Buenos Aires), Fledermaus (WNO), Cunning Little Vixen (New York Philharmonic)

Recordings/Videos

Recorded many Britten baritone roles, many of the main roles in the Chandos Opera in English series and a solo album of Bel Canto Arias

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