Dominic Barberi  Bass
 
  BIOGRAPHIE  

 

Since August 2015 Dominic Barberi is a member of the International State Opera at the Schiller Theatre in Berlin, supported by a scholarship of the Culture and Music Foundation Liz Mohn Here, he can be seen in such roles as OSTE in "Manon Lescaut", the 2nd ARMOURED MAN in "Die Zauberflöte", TOM in "Un ballo in maschera", PIETRO in "Simone Boccanegra", the SECOND GRAILKNIGHT in "Parsifal" just to name a few.

Highlights of the season 2016/17 include COLLINE in "La Bohme" and SARASTRO in "Die Zauberflöte" - two of his crucial roles - at the Berlin State Opera. In spring 2017 he also sings here once again the SECOND GRAIL KNIGHT in "Parsifal"

Dominic Barberi was born in England and completed with distinction his musical studies at the Royal Conservatory of Scotland with Stephen Robertson.

He attended master classes a,o, with Francisco Araiza, Deborah Polaski, Dame Ann Murray, Olaf Bär, David Syrus, Brigitte Fassbaender, Sir Thomas Allen

The young singer had guest performances in the entire United Kingdom He sang in numerous productions a. o. in Gioachino Rossini's >>Petite Messe solemnelle<<, Antonín Dvoøák's >>Stabat Mater<<, Michael Tippett's >>A Child of our Time<<, Joseph Haydn's >>Die Schöpfung<< and Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy's >>Elias<<. Besides ,he sang Georg Friedrich Händel's >>Messiah<< in Copenhagen. .

In 2014 Dominic Barberi made his debut at the Opera North as FAMIGLIARI in >>L'incoronazione di Poppea<<. At the Opera North he also was Salvator in Manuel de Fallas' >>La vida breve<< and he sang BANQUO in Giuseppe Verdi's >>Macbeth<< at the Scottish Opera. Further roles include THESEUS in Benjamin Britten's" A Midsummer Night's Dream", The SPEAKER in W.A. Mozart's "Die Zauberflöte" and ANTINOO in Monteverdi's "Il ritorno d'Ulisse in Patria".

In summer 2016 he made his debut at the Bregenz Festival, where he portrayed COLAS in "Bastien und Bastienne" and the COMMENDATORE in "Don Giovanni" Future engagements include a.o. . ABIMELECH in "Samson et Dalilah" and FERRANDO in "Il Trovatore" at the Dessau Theatre. Moreover he is ALVISE in Ponchielli's "La Gioconda" at the Innsbruck Municipal Theatre.