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About the bass-baritone and his career and life so far ...

Italian bass-baritone Luca Pisaroni has established himself as one of the most charismatic and versatile singers performing today. Since his debut at age 26 with the Vienna Philharmonic at the Salzburg Festival, led by Nikolaus Harnoncourt, Pisaroni has continued to bring his compelling artistry to the world’s leading opera houses, concert halls, and festivals.

In autumn of 2020, Luca Pisaroni returned to Gran Teatre del Liceu to star as Leporello in Christof Loy’s production of Mozart’s Don Giovanni, conducted by Josep Pons. He collaborated with the newly formed Decameron Opera Coalition, a consortium comprised of nine US-based companies and one creative team for the world premiere of Tales from a Safe Distance – a multi-week virtual release, inspired by Boccaccio’s historical text The Decameron. Mr. Pisaroni starred as the host of the project, providing a musical and dramatic prologue & epilogue for this unique work.

In 2021, Pisaroni will star as Alidoro in Rossini’s La Cenerentola at the Wiener Staatsoper and make his debut as Don Rodrigue in the world premiere of Marc-André Dalbavie’s Le Soulier de satin with Opéra national de Paris. His engagements on the concert stage include Bach’s Christmas Oratorio with the Orchestra e Coro dell’Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia, led by Trevor Pinnock and streamed worldwide on IDAGIO’s Global Concert Hall. Additionally, he performs an all-Mozart program with pianist Sir András Schiff at the Stiftung Mozarteum in Salzburg.

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House debut at the Bolshoi Theatre in Handel’s ‘Ariodante’

Luca Pisaroni makes his greatly anticipated house debut at the Bolshoi Theatre as Re di Scozia (King of Scotland) in Handel’s Ariodante on July 22, 24, 26, & 27 Gianluca Capuano conducts the Bolshoi Orchestra and a fabulous roster of singers in David Alden’s splendid production.   Pisaroni will share the stage with Paula Murrihy as […]


“Gala Lyrique” at the Palais Garnier

Luca Pisaroni stars in the Opéra national de Paris’ “Gala Lyrique” event on June 16, 2021 at the Palais Garnier. Pisaroni will be joined by Maria Agresta, Michael Fabiano, Ludovic Tézier, and the Orchestre de l’Opéra National de Paris, all under the musical direction of Mark Wigglesworth in his company debut. The program will feature […]


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O’Regan – The Phoenix


Together with librettist John Caird, O’Regan has designed The Phoenix as an opera within an opera, exploring Da Ponte’s life in the US, and as such providing a fascinating perspective on America as a nation of immigrants. The young and elder Da Ponte are created by Luca Pisaroni and Thomas Hampson, respectively. Music director Patrick Summers conducts the Houston Grand Opera.


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Congratulations to our fantastic cast and crew on a great run of ‘Ariodante’ at the @Bolshoi_Theatre! It was a joy…
Tonight is our final show of Ariodante @Bolshoi_Theatre. Now that traveling into Russia has become a bit easier, I…
So excited about tonight’s second performance of Ariodante @BolshoiOfficial. In bocca al lupo to all my fantastic c…