Yiji Shi

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    Yijie Shi in The Magic Flute (Seizoen 2012-2013)

  • Copyright Annemie Augustijns

    Yijie Shi in Il Ritorno d'Ulisse in Patria (Seizoen 2010-2011)

  • Copyright Annemie Augustijns

    Yijie Shi in Il Ritorno d'Ulisse in Patria (Seizoen 2010-2011)

Tamino in The Magic Flute

Biography

Education
Toho College of Music in Tokyo; vocal studies in Graz

Debut
Cavalier Belfiore/Il viaggio a Reims (Rossini Opera Festival 2008, Maggio Musicale Fiorentino)

Highlights
Le Comte Ory/Le Comte Ory(Rossini Opera Festival 2009); Nermorino/L’elisir d’amore (Teatro Pergolesi di Jesi); Valerio/Il marito disperato (Teatro San Carlo di Napoli); Gennaro/Lucrezia Borgia (Santiago de Chile); Lindoro/L’italiana in Algeri (Opéra de Nancy, Teatro Comunale di Bologna); Ubaldo/Armida (Metropolitan of New York); Anfinomo/Il ritorno di Ulisse in Patria (Vlaamse Opera), Il viaggio a Reims (Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia in Rome with Kent Nagano); Sarka at the Teatro La Fenice di Venezia; Stabat Mater (Rossini) (Tokyo led by Alberto Zedda); Stabat Mater (Pergolesi) (Rossini Opera Festival di Pesaro)

Prizes
International Singing Competition “Ferruccio Tagliavini” in Graz

Worked with
Roberto Abbado, Kent Nagano and Alberto Zedda

Recent and future productions
Arturo Talbo/I Puritani (Teatro Pergolesi di Jesi); Tamino/Die Zauberflöte (Vlaamse Opera), Nemorino/L’elisir d’amore (Teatro La Fenice di Venezia); Don Gaspar/La Favorite (Théâtre du Capitole de Toulouse); Conte d’Almaviva/Il barbiere di Siviglia (Deutsche Oper Berlin)

Last update on 30 October 2012

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