Garrie DAVISLIM   Tenor
 
  BIOGRAPHY  

 

"Garrie Davislim sang agile and vocally beautiful duke, who scores above all with his exemplary Legato."
Opernglas

In the season 2017/2018 Garrie Davislim will make his debut as DON CARLO at the Munster Theatre and as EDWIN in 'Die Csardasfürstin' at the Munter Theatre. He sings ASTROMONTE in concert performances of 'Der Stein der Weisen' at the Innsbruck Municipal Theatre. Lately, he enjoyed great success with his role interpretation of RICCARDO in Verdi's 'Un ballo in maschera' at the Rostock Popular Theatre, where he was already seen this season as DON OTTAVIO and as CONDULMIERO in Rossini's 'Maometto Secondo' under the musical direction of Maestro David Parry. At the beginning of the season he had guest performances at the Vienna Popular Opera as CARAMELLO in Strauß' 'Eine Nacht in Venedig' and as PANG in 'Turandot'. In summer 2016 he was STEFAN KOLTAY in 'Victoria und ihr Husar' at the Mörbisch Lake Festival .

Further guest performances brought the good-looking tenor to the Teatro alla Scala di Milano,the Royal Opera House Covent Garden, the Weimar National Theatre, the Dresden State Operetta and to the Kassel State Theatre. His large repertoire includes parts such as PINKERTON (Madama Butterfly), IL DUCA (Rigoletto), ALFREDO (La Traviata), RODOLFO (La bohème), TAMINO (Die Zauberflöte), FERRANDO (Cosi fan tutte), ERNESTO (Don Pasquale), FENTON (Falstaff), PANG (Turandot), ACIS (Acis and Galatea) and STEERSMAN (Der Fliegender Holländer).In the upcoming season he has guest performances in the title role of Mozart's 'La Clemenza di TITO'.

Der Australian-Irish tenor studied in Melbourne at the Victorian College of the Arts and at the renowned National Opera Studio („Opera Foundation Australia Covent Garden National Opera Studio Award“ 1998) in London. As winner of the "Italian Opera Award“ of the Opera Foundation Australia (2000) he was able to complete his studies in Rome and Florence. He studied voice with Franco Pagliazzi, (Florence), Robert Dean (London), K.S. Hilde Rössl- Majdan (Vienna) and Prof. Gudrun Fischer (Weimar).

Garrie Davislim works with well-known producers such as Jasmin Solfaghari, Jan Richard Kehl, Alexander Schulin, John Copley and Philippe Arlaud. Apart from his convincing vocal and dramatic stage operations, Garrie Davislim is also very much in demand as a concert singer in Europe and Australia. He sang in concert and opera productions under the musical direction of famous conductors such as Alfred Eschwé, Guido Mancusi, Marcus Bosch, Christopher Hogwood, Thomas Hengelbrock, Niklas Willén, Dorian Wilson, Peter Kennel and David Parry. Furthermore, the tenor successfully performed with the WDR Radio Orchestra Cologne, the Northern German Philharmonic Orchestra Rostock, the Radiophilharmonic Orchestra Saarbrucken, the Berlin Concert Choir and Orchestra, the Munich and Frankfurt Symphony Orchestra, the Orchestra of Europe, the Australian Chamber Orchestra and the Victoria State Orchestra.

"...and Garrie Davislim as beautifully voiced steersman emitted yourthful glaze “ Opernglas

 

 
 
 
REVIEWS
 
Theater Münster – DON CARLOS
" In the title role the brilliant Garrie Davislim with his light timbred tenor voice,which is strong even in the peaks but also capable to sing a restrained p."
Sigi Brockmann
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"In this four- acts version of the opera, the title hero sees himself confronted with a lot of singing, but not the most effective songs ( these are sung by the lower voices): the new tenor oft he house, Garrie Davislim makes a virtue of necessity and variationally sings with his homogeneously trained voice without showing off. "
WN
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"Garrie Davislim sings Don Carlo with a powerful tenor voice "
OMM
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Rostock Popular Theatre - Un ballo in maschera - RICCARDO
"Garrie Davislim, whose particular favourite is an emotive, cantabile line portrayed the daring love-addict Riccardowith high tenoral competitiveness. "
Neues Deutschland 2015
"On the other hand the stars of the Rostock ensemble e.g. Garrie Davislim as the bon vivant Riccardo had no trouble at all to set some musical highlights. He succeeded with tenoal "
Ostseezeitung 2015
Vienna Popular Opera- Eine Nacht in Venedig - CARAMELLO
"The opera was sung within the limits of the expected and beyond, (...) two tenors Thomas Paul as Duke and Garrie Davislim as Caramello presented cponsiderable performances. "
Bachtrack 2014
Vienna Popular Opera - Turandot - PANG
"The best ministers were aso role newcomers (...) and Garrie Davislim as Pang. (...) All three of them were simply fantastic. Their singing was perfectly harmonious and they splendidly followed the dramaturgical instructions. These mere 3 gentlemen were worth visiting the performance."
Online Merker 2014
Rostock Popular Theatre - La Boheme - RODOLFO
"As Rodolfo, impressive at the Premiere performance, Garrie Davislim, with an engaging and intelligently crafted interpretation... succeeded Davislim with intensive creative power an enthralling analysis of the part, always malleable with the articulation and with secure and flawless high-notes."
Coburger Tageblatt
Rostock Popular Theatre - Der Barbier von Sevilla - ALMAVIVA
"Garrie Davislim as Almaviva, is precise and secure in all details of his coluratura."
Opernglas 2012
Coburg Municipal Theatre - Martha - LYONEL
"His Lyonel grew from scene to scene right up to the climatic 'Ach so fromm, ach so traut', which he satisfyingly delivered."
Die Neue Presse
Immling Music Festival - Die Zauberflöte - TAMINO
"Garrie Davislim as Tamino is vocally smooth, clear and beautifully timbered, and earnest acting-wise, who never forced neither vocally nor with his acting."
Münchner Merkur
 
 
 
ON STAGE
Theater Münster – DON CARLOS
 
Volkstheater Rostock - Die Entführung aus dem Serail
 
Volkstheater Rostock - Die Entführung aus dem Serail
 
Volkstheater Rostock- Un ballo in maschera - RICCARDO
 
Volkstheater Rostock - Die Zauberflöte - TAMINO