Erik Fenton

Don Alvaro in La Forza del Destino

Biography

Education
Masterin singingandliterature (specializationin old music), Indiana University School of Music in Bloomington, with Dale Moore, Patricia Stiles and James King

Debut
Andres/Wozzeck & Tonio/La Fille du Régiment (Lyric Opera Cleveland)
Hans/The Bartered Bride (München), 2003

Highlights
The Prince/Rusalka, Turiddu/Cavalleria Rusticana, Ein Sänger/Der Rosenkavalier, Pinkerton/Madama Butterfly,Alfredo/La Traviata, Der Erzähler/Der Mond,Leicester/Maria Stuarda, title role Der Zwerg, Pollione/Norma, Riccardo/Un ballo in maschera, Rodolfo/La Bohème, title role Werther, title role Les Contes d’Hoffmann,  Foresto/Attila
Concerts: Beethoven's Ninth Symphony(Washington)

Recent and future productions
Don Alvaro/La Forza del Destino (Vlaamse Opera); Foresto/Attila; Andrea Chénier/Andrea Chénier; Don José/Carmen

Last update on 29 December 2011

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