1st Prize German Category & Sponsored Prize "Freunde der Staatsoper Nürnberg e.V."
He studied at Temple University in Philadelphia and was a member of the Nederlands Opera studio, an Apprentice Artist at the Santa Fe Opera and a member of the Ryan Opera Center at the Lyric Opera of Chicago from 2006 to 2008. Most recently, he sang the parts of Telramund in “Lohengrin” at Konzert Theater Bern, Don Apostolo Gazella in “Lucrezia Borgia” at Bayerische Staatsoper and Escamillo in “Carmen” at Theater St. Gallen, among others. He has been awarded prizes in numerous singing competitions in the United States; among other things, he won 1st prize and the audience prize in Opera San Jose's Irene Dalis Competition.
„BIN ICH NUN FREI? WIRKLICH FREI?“, SZENE DES ALBERICH from the opera „Das Rheingold“ by Richard Wagner (1813-1883)