René Barbera will sing the tenor role in Verdi’s iconic Requiem with the NDR Elbplharmonie Orchester and Rundfunkchor Berlin led by Alan Gilbert on October 31 &
On July 11, René Barbera stars as the Duke of Mantua in a concert version of Verdi’s Rigoletto at VeszprémFest in Hungary. A signature role for Mr. Barbera, his portrayal as the Duke at the Opéra de Montréal earlier this season received critical praised from Broadway World:
René Barbera makes his role debut as Idamore in Donizetti’s Il Paria, one of the composer’s most innovative and daring works, conducted by Sir Mark Elder with the Britten Sinfonia in collaboration with Opera Rara. Opera Rara is known internationally for bringing rare and neglected operas vividly back to life; this occasion marks Mr. Barbera’s first performance with the company.
The concert-performance tRead More
Rai 5's Save the Date series featured René Barbera for his upcoming debut in the title role of Mozart's Idomeneo at Teatro Massimo in Palermo. The column explores the world of opera, prose, dance, with an eye to festivals and events of particular importance.