László Beöthy-Kiss

László Beöthy-Kiss

opera singer

László Beöthy-Kiss completed his studies at the Béla Bartók High School of Music and the Ferenc Liszt Music Academy, where he graduated in 2003. He has also participated in master classes with Anna Reynolds and Júlia Hamari. A member of the Opera Studio during the 2003/04 season, he then went on to be a soloist at the Hungarian State Opera. In 2004 he reached the finals in the Lugoj Tenor Competition in Romania and was one of the winners of the Mezzo Opera Competition and Festival in 2008. His main roles include those of Don Basilio (Le Nozze di Figaro), Monostatos (The Magic Flute), Spoletta (Tosca), Pang (Turandot), Beppo (Pagliacci) and David (Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg).

Education and training:
Béla Bartók High School of Music (1992-96)
Ferenc Liszt Academy of Music (1997-2003)
Hungarian State Opera, Opera Studio (2003/04)
Mária Fekete, Éva Mohos-Nagy, Boldizsár Keönch, József Hormai, Magda Nádor and Géza Oberfrank
Master classes:
Anna Reynolds (1996 and 2003) and Júlia Hamari (2003 and 2004)

Lugoj International Tenor Competition: finalist (2004)
Mezzo Opera Competition and Festival: finalist (Bremen, 2007, and Szeged, 2008)

Principal roles:
Cimarosa: Il matrimonio segreto  Paolino
Tchaikovsky: Onegin  Triquet
Leoncavallo: Pagliacci  Beppo
Mozart: La finta giardiniera  Podesta
Mozart: Die Entführung aus dem Serail  Pedrillo
Mozart: Le Nozze di Figaro  Don Basilio, Don Curzio
Mozart: The Magic Flute  Tamino, Monostatos
Prokofiev: Betrothal in a Monastery  Antonio
Puccini: Tosca  Spoletta
Puccini: Turandot  Pang
Purcell: Dido and Aeneas  Aeneas
Verdi: Don Carlos  Count of Lerma
Wagner: Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg  David