Miriam Berkley Photography © 2017 | Nicholas Tamagna Countertenor

Miriam Berkley Photography © 2017 | New York City, USA

In 2017-18, Mr. Tamagna, countertenor, tours in a co-production of performances with the Nederlandse Reisopera  (Netherlands debut) in eight cities in the Netherlands and the Oldenburgisches Staatstheater in Germany in the title role of Hasse’s Siroe, Re di Persia, Wolfgang Katschner/George Petrou respectively conducting, and Jakob Peters Messer, stage direction. He will also join the Musikfestpiele Potsdam at the Sanssouci Palace as Amore in a production of the opera L’Europa by Alessandro Melani. He will also be heard as part of the Prototype Festival in New York City in 2019, details to come. In the 2016 – 2017 season, Mr. Tamagna made his Spoleto Festival USA debut as Pompeo in the North-American Premiere of Vivaldi’s Il Farnace and Opera Omaha’s company premiere of Jonathan Dove’s Flight in the role of the Refugee, directed by James Darrah. In Europe, Mr. Tamagna returned to France as the Spirit in Dido and Aeneas with Opéra de Haute-Normandie Rouen with the early music ensemble Le Poème Harmonique also touring to l’Opéra Royal de Versailles and Opéra de Vichy, during which he also recorded an album with Alpha Classics entitled “Son of England: Music of Jeremiah Clarke and Henry Purcell.” He joined le Poème Harmonique once more in 2017 in a reprise of “To be or not to be: A Pastiche of Purcell and Shakespeare” in his debut at the Philharmonie de Paris (Paris, France). He also joined Opéra de Haute-Normandie Rouen for a special dance presentation of Vivaldi’s Stabat Mater with Malandain Biarritz Ballet. Tamagna made his Carnegie Hall debut in New York as soloist in Bach’s Magnificat BMW 243 and in the world premiere of Jonathan Breit‘s Zippelfagottist with The Cecilia Chorus of New York and Orchestra. He had the special honor of joining David Kram, former conductor for Opera Australia, in a special outdoor presentation of Philip Glass’s Akhnaten as Akhnaten with the Melbourne Consort and MGS Productions. He first sang Akhnaten with Indianapolis Opera in 2013.

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17 Feb 2018 Siroe, Re di Persia Amstelveen, The Netherlands Schouwburg Amstelveen Schouwburg Amstelveen Buy ticket
21 Feb 2018 Siroe, Re di Persia Den Haag, The Netherlands Zuiderstrandtheater Zuiderstrandtheater Buy ticket
24 Feb 2018 Siroe, Re di Persia Maastricht, The Netherlands Theater aan het Vrijthof Theater aan het Vrijthof Buy ticket
25 Mar 2018 Siroe, Re di Persia Oldenburg, Germany Oldenburgisches Staatstheater Oldenburgisches Staatstheater Buy ticket
27 Mar 2018 Siroe, Re di Persia Oldenburg, Germany Oldenburgisches Staatstheater Oldenburgisches Staatstheater Buy ticket
31 Mar 2018 Siroe, Re di Persia Oldenburg, Germany Oldenburgisches Staatstheater Oldenburgisches Staatstheater Buy ticket
05 Apr 2018 Siroe, Re di Persia Oldenburg, Germany Oldenburgisches Staatstheater Oldenburgisches Staatstheater Buy ticket
05 May 2018 Dixit Dominus (Händel and Vivaldi) Great Barrington, MA, USA Crescendo Ensemble | Saint James Place Crescendo Ensemble | Saint James Place Buy ticket
06 May 2018 Dixit Dominus (Händel and Vivaldi) Lime Rock, CT, USA Crescendo Ensemble | Trinity Church Lime Rock Crescendo Ensemble | Trinity Church Lime Rock Buy ticket
14 Jun 2018 L’Europa Potsdam, Germany Ovidgallerie Palais Sanssouci Ovidgallerie Palais Sanssouci Buy ticket
15 Jun 2018 L’Europa Potsdam, Germany Ovidgallerie Palais Sanssouci Ovidgallerie Palais Sanssouci Buy ticket
17 Jun 2018 L’Europa Potsdam, Germany Ovidgallerie Palais Sanssouci Ovidgallerie Palais Sanssouci Buy ticket
18 Jun 2018 L’Europa Potsdam, Germany Ovidgallerie Palais Sanssouci Ovidgallerie Palais Sanssouci Buy ticket