Korean born Alfred Kim was a member of the Ensemble at Oper Frankfurt from 2008/09 – 2012/13, during which time his roles included Don Carlo, Henri (Les Vêpres siciliennes), Ismaele (Nabucco), Gabriele Adorno (Simon Boccanegra), Alfredo Germont (La traviata), Rodolfo (La Bohème), Hoffmann (Hoffmanns Erzählungen / The Tales of Hoffmann) and Cavaradossi (Tosca). Alfred Kim is now a much sought after tenor who appears at leading opera houses around the world. He recently sang Radames (Aida) at the Deutsche Oper in Berlin, Cavaradossi in Barcelona and Korea, the title role in Otello in Madrid, Enzo Grimaldo (La Gioconda) in Santiago de Chile and Manrico (Il trovatore). Future engagements include Ernani in Toulouse, Radames at the Théatre Royal de la Monnaie in Brussels and Calaf, once again at the Royal Opera House Covent Garden in London, at the Teatro Real in Madrid and the Vienna State Opera. He studied in Seoul, Frankfurt and Karlsruhe and began his career as a member of the ensembles in Kassel and Wiesbaden. Alfred Kim has won many awards and teaches at the Kyung Hee University in Seoul.