Debut as Colline in ‘La bohème’ at Tanglewood

Luca Pisaroni returns to the Tanglewood Festival this July for as Colline in Puccini’s La bohème, his debut in the role. This year, the Tanglewood Festival dedicates their season to the birthday centennial of Leonard Bernstein, who attended and performed at the festival for 50 years. On July 14 at the Koussevitzky Music Shed, Andris […]


A return to the Teatro alla Scala for Don Pizarro in ‘Fidelio’

This summer Luca Pisaroni returns to Teatro alla Scala for his staged role debut as Don Pizarro in Beethoven’s Fidelio. After his La Scala debut in 2017 as Leporello in Don Giovanni, Luca adds Don Pizarro, the corrupt prison governor, to his extensive list of repertoire. This production, directed by Deborah Warner, first premiered at […]


Beethoven’s ‘Missa Solemnis’ at the Barbican

Michael Tilson Thomas and Luca Pisaroni reunite on May 20 to perform Beethoven’s masterful Missa Solemnis at the Barbican Centre in London. This is the second time Luca has performed the work under Maestro Thomas’ baton, the first being in 2015 with the Los Angeles Philharmonic. A mass regarded by the Maestro as Beethoven’s “most […]


Gounod’s ‘Faust’ at the Tchaikovsky Concert Hall

On May 15, Luca Pisaroni sings the iconic role of Méphistophélès in a concert version of Gounod’s Faust at the Tchaikovsky Concert Hall in Moscow. Pisaroni will take the stage under the baton of Michael Güttler with Stephen Costello as Faust, Anita Hartig as Marguerite, Konstantin Shushakov as Valentin, Alexandra Kadurina as Siébel, Daniil Chesnokov […]


Role debut as Don Pizarro in Beethoven’s ‘Fidelio’ in Tokyo

Luca Pisaroni will debut the role of Don Pizarro for a three-concert series of Beethoven’s Fidelio in Tokyo. Performances begin May 6 in Bunkamura Orchard Hall and continue May 8 (Suntory Hall) and May 10 (Tokyo Opera City Concert Hall). This dynamic work, the only opera Beethoven composed, will feature the Tokyo Philharmonic Orchestra under […]


Opera Lively Interview

We met the excellent bass-baritone Luca Pisaroni on the occasion of his March 22, 2018 recital of Italian and American art songs with the Philadelphia Chamber Music Society, at the Kimmel Center. A review of this show and the program can be found by clicking [here]. We talked about his choice of songs and he […]


Spring concerts in Europe

Luca Pisaroni is featured in concert this month at some of the European continent’s premiere venues, performing masterworks of the repertoire. He returns to Teatro alla Scala this spring (later returning in the summer for Fidelio) to sing orchestrated Schubert songs with Maestro Fabio Luisi and the Filarmonica della Scala on April 9. The varied […]

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