The Company

András Palerdi | Opera Singer

After having launched his career at the Hungarian Music Academy of Ferenc Liszt he continued his studies at the University of Southern Mississippi and completed them at theopera department of the Music University of Vienna. Freshly graduated he was honored with the "Herbert von Karajan Stipendium" award which enabled him to start his professional carreer with the "Wiener Staatsoper". He performed guest appearances at Opera Colorado (USA), Carnegie Hall New York, Santory Hall (Japan), Auditorium di Milano (Italy)etc. He won numerous voice competitions in Italy, USA and Hungary. 

He sang his first title role in Boito's Mefistofele at Szeged National Theater, Hungary. He is currently a "permanent" guest of the Hungarian Staatsoper. 

In 2012, 2013 and 2014 he appears in the roles of Philippo II. in Verdi's Don Carlos, in Nabucco as Zaccaria, Basilio in Rossini's Barbiere, Ferrando in Il Trovatore and Daland in Wagner's Flying Dutchman and also as King Pomade in Gyorgy Ranki's master piece. In the summer of 2013 he was invited to sing Ferrando and Ramfis with the conduction of Muhai Tang and Domonkos Heja in China. 

In the spring of 2014 he sings Boito's Mefistofele, Bartlolo in Le Nozze di Figaro and Dalandat the Hungarian State Opera. 

As concert singer he will appear in Beethoven's IXth, in Verdi's Requiem and in Bartok's XX. Hungarian Folksongs with the orchestration of Zoltan Kocsis conducting also by him.