News: Mar 21 2016
Nicolas Testè sings the role of Il marchese di Calatrava in Verdi’s epic La Forza del Destino, this season at the Teatro Municipale Giuseppe Verdi Salerno. Performances take place April 10, 14 & 17, and also feature Anna Pirozzi as Donna Leonora, Simone Piazzola as Don Carlo di Vargas, Rudy Park as Don Alvaro, and Ekaterina Semenchiuk sings Preziosilla. Conductor Daniel Oren leads the Orchestra Filarmonica Salernitana “Giuseppe Verdi” for this Pier Francesco Maestrin-directed production.
News: Mar 03 2016
Tune in to Classical KDFC on March 6 at 8pm PST for a broadcast of last fall’s ‘Lucia di Lammermoor’ from San Francisco Opera, featuring Nicolas Testé as Raimondo, with Nadine Sierra in the title role and Piotr Beczała as Edgardo. Stream live online at the following link.
News: Apr 19 2016
Nicolas Testé sings the role of Raimondo in Donizetti’s Lucia di Lammermoor, this spring at the Deutsche Oper Berlin. Mr. Testé previously performed the role to great acclaim at San Francisco Opera, where he “. . . made an indelible company debut, creating a Raimondo of generous vocal resources and considerable timbral allure.” (Opera News)
The performance in Berlin take place May 1 & 4, and also feature Hulkar Sabirova in the title role, with Ismael Jordi as Edgardo and Dalibor Jenis sings Enrico. Maestro Daniel Cohen conducts the Orchester der Deutschen Oper Berlin for these performances.