Biography


ENG // DEU

The brazilian baritone Amadeu Tasca was a member of the ensemble at the Theater Trier from 2011 to 2015, where he sang Dr. Falke in J. Strauss´s Die Fledermaus, Ramiro in Ravel´s L´Heure Espagnole, Graf von Eberbach in Lortzing´s Der Wildschütz, Giorgio Germont in Verdi´s La Traviata,  Escamillo in Bizet´s Carmen and, with great acclaim from audience and critics, the title Roles in Mozart´s Don Giovanni and Tchaikowisky´s Eugene Onegin.

Previous to that, in the 2010/2011 season, Mr. Tasca joined the ensemble at Theater Heidelberg. There he had been heard as Papageno in Mozart´s Die Zarberflöte, Montano in Verdi´s Otello, Bajazet in Vivaldis´s Bajazet and Mouken in the German Premiere of Minoru Miki´s japanese opera Ai-En. He also had had the pleasure of portraying Johnston in the World Premiere of Alexander Muno´s Vom Meer. 

Before moving to Germany Amadeu Tasca had performed on the most prominent stages in Brazil. Roles such as Belcore in Donizetti´s L´Elisir d´Amore, Sharpless in Puccini´s Madama Butterfly and Mercutio in Gounod´s Romeo and Juliet were among numerous successful productions he took part in. 

Concerts and recitals also play an important role in Tasca´s musical activities. With success he sang Haendel´s Messiah, Mozart´s Coronation Mass, Dvorak´s Te Deum, Faure´s Requiem, Orff´s Carmina Burana and Mahler´s Rückert-Lieder.

Amadeu Tasca holds a Bachelor´s Degree in Music from the State University of São Paulo, where he was under guidance of Prof. Dr. Marcia Guimarães. He also studied Professional Acting at SENAC São Paulo and holds a Master´s Degree with Honours in Opera Performance from the Hochschule für Musik und Darstellende Kunst in Frankfurt am Main, where he studied with Prof. Hedwig Fassbender.  

 Last updated: November.2017


STAGE EXPERIENCE

Season
2012/13 to 14/15

Season
2010/11

 

Member of the solo ensemble // Theater Trier
Intendant Gerhard Weber

Member of the solo ensemble // Theater Heidelberg
Intendant Peter Spuhler

 

COMPOSER ROLE WORK THEATER DATE
BIZET Escamillo Carmen Theater Trier 09.2014
CIMAROSA Baritone Il Maestro di Cappella Theater Trier 05.2015
LORTZING Graf von Eberbach Der Wildschütz Theater Trier 03.2014
MAHLER Baritone Rückert-Lieder Theater Trier 12.2013
MENOTTI Ben Das Telefon Theater Trier 01.2015
MINORU MIKI Mouken Ai-En Theater Heidelberg 02.2010
MOZART Don Giovanni Don Giovanni Theater Trier 05.2012
Papageno Die Zauberflöte Theater Heidelberg 10.2010
MUNO Johnston Vom Meer (UA) Theater Heidelberg 04.2011
OFFENBACH Mars Orpheus in der Unterwelt Theater Heidelberg 09.2010
ORFF Zweiter Strolch Die Kluge Theater Trier 03.2013
PUCCINI Scarpia (ger) Tosca/G8 Neuköllner Oper Berlin 10.2016
RAVEL Ramiro L´Heure Espagnole Theater Trier 03.2013
Baritone Don Quichotte a Dulcinée Theater Trier 06.2012
ROTMAN El Sargento Spiel im Sand (UA) Oper Halle 10.2017
J. STRAUSS Dr. Falke Die Fledermaus Theater Trier 11.2013
TCHAIKOVSKY Eugene Onegin Eugene Onegin Theater Trier 01.2015
VIVALDI Bajazet Bajazet Theater Schwetzingen 12.2010
VERDI Giorgio Germont La Traviata Theater Trier 10.2012
Montano Otello Theater Heidelberg 03.2011
Marullo Rigoletto Theater Trier 09.2013

ARTISTIC DEVELOPMENT

2009 - 2011
 

2006 - 2009

2005 - 2006
 

2000 - 2003
 

HfMDK - Hochschule für Musik und Darstellende Kunst
Master´s Degree with Honours - Opera Performance // Prof. Hedwig Fassbender

Prof. Benito Maresca // Private lessons

SENAC São Paulo
Acting Academy // Prof. Augusto Rocha

UNESP -  State University of São Paulo
Bachelor in Music - Voice // Prof. Dr. Marcia Guimarães