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Sebastian Geyer

Baritone

Sebastian Geyer
© Barbara Aumüller

During the 2017/18 season Sebastian Geyer adds two new roles to his repertoire: Herr Ingo in the world premiere of Arnulf Herrmann's Der Mieter/The Tenant and Barone Tito Belcredi in a new production of Manfred Trojahn's Enrico and sings Albert in Massenet's Werther and Aeneas in Purcell's Dido and Aeneas - a role he sang when the company went on tour to the Edinburgh International Festival, in Frankfurt and can be heard at the Volksoper in Vienna singing in Millöcker's Gasparone. This baritone's recent roles, many of them in new productions, at Oper Frankfurt, where he has been a member of the ensemble since 2010/11, have included Mozart's Papageno and Don Giovanni, the Narr/Fool (Křenek's Das geheime Königreich/Secret Kingdom), Hel Helson (Britten's Paul Bunyan), Moralès / Dancaïro (Carmen), Háraschta (Das schlaue Füchslein/The Cunninng Little Vixen), Jaroslav Prus (Die Sache Makropulos/The Makropoulos Case), Basil Basilowitsch (Der Graf von Luxemburg - available on CD - OehmsClassics), roles in Three One Act Operas by Martinů, Creonte (Cesti's LʼOrontea - available on CD - OehmsClassics), Sebastian (The Tempest), Almaviva (Le nozze di Figaro), Dr. Falke (Die Fledermaus) and the title roles in Handel's Giulio Cesare in Egitto and Telemann's Orpheus. Sebastian Geyer was under contract to Theater Heidelberg before he moved to Frankfurt. Recent guest engagments have included appearances at the Stuttgart and Wiesbaden state operas, the Opéra de Lausanne and Theater in Luzern. He also sang the title roles in Vivaldi's Montezuma and Tito Manlio in Schwetzingen. He was nominated for »Singer of the Year 2006« in Opernwelt magazine for his interpretation of Don Giovanni.