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Patricia Racette, Michelle DeYoung, Tamara Mumford, Nathan Gunn, Alan Held, Keith Miller, John Del Carlo, John Relyea
OPUS 3 ARTISTS SINGERS TO APPEAR IN METROPOLITAN OPERA'S 2007/2008 SEASON LIVE HD MOVIE THEATER TRANSMISSIONS
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Mike Daisey, Yefim Bronfman, Radu Lupu, Wendy Bryn Harmer, Stephanie Blythe, Alan Held, Keith Miller, John Relyea, Francesca Zambello
Hottest tickets in town! Opus 3 Artists in NYC, January 2008.

John Relyea continues to distinguish himself as one of today's finest basses.

Mr. Relyea has appeared in many of the world’s most celebrated opera houses including the Metropolitan Opera, San Francisco Opera (where he is an alumnus of the Merola Opera Program and a former Adler Fellow), Lyric Opera of Chicago, Seattle Opera, Canadian Opera Company, Royal Opera House Covent Garden, Paris Opera, Bayerische Staatsoper, Vienna State Opera, Theater an der Wien, and the Mariinksy Theater.  His roles include the title roles in Attila, Le Nozze di Figaro, Bluebeard’s Castle, Don Quixotte, Attila,and Aleko; Zaccaria in Nabucco, Bertram in Roberto le Diable , Pagano in I Lombardi, Raimondo in Lucia di Lammermoor, Colline in La Bohème, Don Alfonso in Lucrezia Borgia, Don Basilio in Il barbiere di Siviglia,Alidoro in La Cenerentola, Giorgio in I puritani, Banquo in Macbeth, Garibaldo in Rodelinda, Méphistophélès in both Faust and La Damnation de Faust, the Four Villains in Les Contes d’Hoffmann, Escamillo in Carmen,Marke in Tristan und Isolde, Caspar in Der Freischutz, Nick Shadow in The Rake’s Progress, Collatinus in The Rape of Lucretia, the Water Sprite in Rusalka, and King René in Iolante ... read full bio