Jaco Huijpen

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    Jaco Huijpen in Carmen (Seizoen 2011-2012)

Le Grand Inquisiteur in Don Carlos

Biography

Education
ConservatoryAmsterdam and Hilversum
Master classes with Elisabeth Schwartkopf, James McCray
 
Debut
Le Grand Inquisiteur/Don Carlo (De Nederlandse Opera)
Cardiff Singer of the World Competition: representative for the Netherlands 1989
 
Highlights
Associated with the Opera of Gelsenkirchen & Stadttheater am Gärtnerplatz (München)
Tempo/Antinoo/Il Ritorno d’Ulisse in Patria (staging: Pierre Audi; de Nederlandse Opera); Il Ritorno d’Ulisse in Patria (led byRené Jacobs; Brooklyn Academy of Music, Innsbrucker Festwochen der alten Musik; 1993)
Kaspar/Der Freischütz (Berliner Staatsoper), Hunding/Die Walküre; Don Pizarro/Fidelio (Komische Oper Berlin); Klingsor/Parsifal, Banquo/Macbeth (Komische Oper Berlin); Monterone/Rigoletto (De Munt, Opéra de Lausanne); Osmin/Die Entführung aus dem Serail (o.m. De Munt, Frankfurt, Barcelona, Rome); Tiresias/Oedipus Rex (Vlaamse Opera); Le Grand Inquisiteur/Don Carlos (Vlaamse Opera)
Perela,l’homme de fumée by Pascal Dusapin (Opéra National de Paris); Togod/Faustus, la dernière nuit (de Staatsoper unter den Linden Berlin, Opéra National de Lyon, Châtelet Paris); Joe/Aufstieg und Fall der Stadt Mahagonny (Vlaamse Opera); Calatrava/La Forza del Destino (Vlaamse Opera)
 
Worked with
Frühbeck de Burgos, Bernard Haitink, Edo de Waart, Jean Fournet, Kent Nagano, Valery Gergiev
 
Recent and future productions
Zuniga/Carmen (Vlaamse Opera); Titurel/Parsifal (Vlaamse Opera)

Last update on 01 February 2013

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Composer: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
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