Társulat

Alexandru Agache

Alexandru Agache

opera singer
baritone

He was born in Cluj-Napoca, studied at the local Academy of Music, and made his debut in the role of Sharpless in Madama Butterfly in 1979. After winning first prize at the Lucca singing competition, he sang Don Giovanni in Livorno in 1983. He debuted at Covent Garden as Renato in Un ballo in maschera in 1988, and has been a regular guest of the theatre ever since. He has sung, among others, the roles of Enrico (Lucia di Lammermoor), Simon Boccanegra, Rigoletto, Germont (La traviata), Amonasro (Aida), Nabucco, Miller (Luisa Miller), Iago (Otello) and Barnaba (Gioconda). He has sung at La Scala, Milan (L'elisir d'amore, Don Carlos, Madama Butterfly), Teatro Comunale, Florence (Aida, Macbeth), La Fenice, Venice (Simon Boccanegra) the Verona Arena (La forza del destino, Nabucco) the Vienna Staatsoper (Il trovatore, La Bohème, Un ballo in maschera, La traviata), the Bastille Opera, Paris (Un ballo in maschera, La traviata, Rigoletto, Simon Boccanegra), the Deutsche Oper, Berlin (André Chénier, Nabucco, La fanciulla del West), the Bayerische Staatsoper, Munich (Il trovatore, Un ballo in maschera, Aida, La forza del destino). Since his debut at the Metropolitan (1999, Simon Boccanegra) he has been a regular guest there. Babeş-Bolyai University conferred an honorary degree on him in 2005.


Awards:

Gusztáv Oláh Commemorative Plaque

Performances

January 12. 18:00
contemporary opera 18 rehearsal
Giuseppe Verdi

OTELLO

Hungarian State Opera
January 18. 19:00
contemporary opera 18
Giuseppe Verdi

OTELLO

Hungarian State Opera
07. Lukács Gyöngyi season ticket
January 20. 19:00
contemporary opera 18
Giuseppe Verdi

OTELLO

Hungarian State Opera
40. Kertesi Ingrid season ticket
January 22. 11:00
contemporary opera 18
Giuseppe Verdi

OTELLO

Hungarian State Opera
08. Tokody Ilona season ticket
February 2. 19:00
contemporary opera 18
Giuseppe Verdi

OTELLO

Hungarian State Opera
February 10. 19:00
contemporary opera 18
Giuseppe Verdi

OTELLO

Hungarian State Opera
June 29. 18:00
classic opera 12 rehearsal
Giuseppe Verdi

RIGOLETTO

Hungarian State Opera