Thiago ARANCAM Tenor


International guestengagements bring THIAGO ARANCAM as Cavaradossi (Tosca) to Frankfurt, Berlin, Rome, Las Palmas, Rio de Janeiro, Philadelphia, Hyogo, Japan and to the Royal Swedish Opera under Mo. Morandi; as Maurizio (Adriana Lecouvreur) to Turin; as Radames (Aida) to the Sanxay Festival, France; Pinkerton (Madama Butterfly) to Valencia and Washington conducted by Placido Domingo; Ismaele (Nabucco) to Palermo; Turiddu (Cavalleria Rusticana) to St. Petersburg and to the Berwaldhallen with Daniel Harding; Luigi (Tabarro) in Riga, Pollione (Norma) in Sanxay; Christian (Cyrano de Bergerac) to San Francisco; Canio (Pagliacci) to Stockholm, conducted by Daniel Harding; Carmen to the Bolshoi Theatre and to Warsaw, Zurich, Sanzay, San Francisco, Vienna and Berlin; Manon Lescaut to Hamburg, Philadelphia and Warsaw; Luigi (Il Tabarro) to Lyon.

Italian Brazilian tenor ThiagoArancam, studied at the “Municipal School of Music” of Sao Paulo and the Musical University “Carlos Gomes”, where he graduated in “EruditeChant” in 2003. At the age of 22 he won the prestigious “PrêmioRevelação” do V Concurso Internacional de Canto Erudito Bidu Sayão. He then studied at the “Accademia di perfezionamento per cantantili rici” of theTeatro alla Scala Milan. His vocal coach is Vincenzo Manno. Awards include theZarzuela Prize, the Audience Prize and the Second Opera Prize at Operalia 2008, and from Bolzano, best emergent young voice “Premio Alto Adige – Talento emergente della lirica 2007/2008”.

Concert engagements have included performances with the Orchestra Sinfonica of the Friuli-Venezia-Giulia Zarzuelas, theorchestraof La Scala, the Orchestra Camerata Brasil with Silvio Barbato, and concert performances of ‘Carmen’ with the Malaysian Philharmonic Orchestra in Kuala Lumpur. He has appeared in recital at London’s St John’s Smith Square.

In 2013and 2014 he made his debuts at theBavarian State Opera in Munich, Teatro Colon in Buenos Aires, Los Angeles Opera and National Centre for the Performing Arts in Beijing with Carmen, and at the Semper Oper Dresden in a new production of Manon Lescaut. He returned to the Bolshoi to sing Carmen, to Sanxay forMadama Butterfly, and tothe Stockholm Royal Opera to debut in Turandot. He has also sung at the Hamburg Staatsoper (Manon Lescaut), the Berlin Staatsoper (Tosca), at the Théâtre des Champs-Élysées (Le Villi), and in Sao Paulo (Carmen).
He performed DON JOSE in Sao Paolo, CAVARADOSSI at the Royal Opera Copenhagen and in Quebec and LUIGI in Il Tabarro at the Verbier Festival.

In 2016 he makes his debut as RICARDO in ‘Ballo in Maschera’ at the Malmö Opera.


Philadelphia Opera – Manon Lescaut – DES GRIEUX
Thiago Arancam is a 32-year old Brazilian lirico spinto tenor who started singing late and has been trained largely in Milan. He is a sexy guy on stage, with a voice both pleasant and intriguing, mostly due to its unusually dark color—a quality often thought to signal grand heroic potential.
Opera Today
San Francisco Opera – Cyrano de Bergerac – CHRISTIAN
Arancam as Christian was impressive: There`s strenght and, as with Domingo, an easiness to his singing. He reaches up to grab a high note and you barely notice.
Ther Mercury News
Thiago Ancaram seemed the embodiement of Christian de Neuveville, singing with forcefulness.
The Opera Tattler
Roxane was well matched by the compagny of Thiago Ancaram as a crisp-voiced Christian.
San Francisco Chronicle
Brazilian tenor Thiago Ancaram was an appealing Christian.
San Francisco Examiner
Soprano Ainhoa Arteta as Roxane and tenor Zhiago Ancaram as Christian have the looks for the part: They’re both stunning. Plus they can sing, … he with a bright tenor which holds its own against Domingo’s Credric.
Philadelphia Opera – Tosca – CAVARADOSSI
The crowd loved Brazilian tenor Thiago Arancam as Mario Cavaradossi.
articles Philly
Opernhaus Malmö - Un ballo in maschera - GUSTAVO
Opera Philadelphia - Tosca - CAVARADOSSI
Opera Philadelphia - Manon Lescaut - DES GRIEUX
San Francosco Opera - Carmen - DON JOSE
Los Angeles Opera - Carmen - DON JOSE
Königliches Teater Dänemark - Tosca - CAVARADOSSI
Königliches Teater Dänemark - Tosca - CAVARADOSSI