Emmanuel Franco - Aria Conte: Hai gia vinta la causa - Le Nozze di Figaro
Emmanuel Franco - Aria Slook - La Cambiale di Matrimonio by G. Rossini
Emmanuel Franco - Come un'ape ne giorni d'aprile
Emmanuel Franco - Aria: Vision Fugitive - Herodiade - J. Massenet
Emmanuel Franco - Così fan tutte by W.A. Mozart - Guglielmo aria: Donne mie la fatte a tanti
Mexican baritone Emmanuel Franco has been celebrated as a young complete artist, with outstanding acting skills and a splendid and bright baritone voice.
Emmanuel began his 2016-17 season, as a second year resident artist at the Opéra Studio from Opéra national du Rhin in Strasbourg, France; performing the roles of Le Marchand Ambulant in Blanche-Neige, der Zweiter Nazarener in Salome, conducted by Maestro Constantin Trinks, and the title role of Bruschino in Il Signor Bruschino, this last one with the Orchestre Symphonique de Mulhouse and conducted by Maestro José Miguel Pérez Sierra.
During his 2015-16 season, as a first year at the Opéra Studio, he performed the roles of Figaro in Il Barbiere di Siviglia (Paisiello), Le Fou in Cendrillon, Il Gran Sacerdote in Idomeneo, Alphonse XI in La Favorite, Slook in La Cambiale di Matrimonio, conducted by Maestro Antonino Fogliani, and one of the Deputati in Robert Carsen’s production of Don Carlo, with the Orchestra Philharmonique de Strasbourg and under the baton of Maestro Daniele Callegari.
Upcoming performances this season, will include the role of Il Conte in Le Nozze di Figaro, at Badisches Staatstheater Karlsruhe.
During past seasons, some career highlights have included Guglielmo in Così fan tutte with Residentie Orkest conducted by Antony Hermus, Il Conte in Le Nozze di Figaro with National Jeugd Orkest conducted by Maestro Richard Egarr, the roles of Junius and Tarquinius in The Rape of Lucretia with the Opera Studio Nederland and Andrea Coclé in Die Stumme Serenade with the Dutch National Opera Academy.
Emmanuel also portrayed Belcore in L’Elisir d’Amore, Sharpless in Madama Butterfly and Figaro in Il Barbiere di Siviglia (Rossini), with Tijuana Opera.
In Mexico City he covered the roles of Don Parmenione in L’Ocassione fa il ladro, and Germano in La Scala di Seta with ProOpera. He performed Ping in Turandot and Manuel in La Vida Breve in the United States with West Bay Opera. He also sang the roles of Jupiter in Orphée aux enfers and the title role of Gianni Schicchi with the San Francisco Conservatory of Music Opera Theater.
Concert highlights have included works like Lieder eines fahrenden Gesellen, with the Orquesta Filarmónica del Estado de Chihuahua conducted by Armando Pesqueira. Also, as soloist in Carmina Burana with the San Francisco Conservatory Orchestra conducted by Vance George, and Misa Tango by Luis Bakalov.
Born in Tijuana, Mexico, Emmanuel received his Bachelor’s degree in Vocal Performance from the San Francisco Conservatory of Music, and his Master’s degree in Opera and Concert Performance from the Dutch National Opera Academy in Amsterdam.
Emmanuel was one of the quarter finalists in 2016 OPERALIA Competition in Guadalajara, Mexico.
CV & Repertoire
|Musical Work||Role||Jump-in ready?||Company||Year|
|Britten: The Rape of Lucretia||Junius||Kees van Baarenzaal - Royal Conservatoire Den Haag||2018|
|Britten: The Rape of Lucretia||Junius||Operavizsga-fesztivál 2018 - Zeneakadémia, Solti Terem 1061 Budapest, Liszt Ferenc tér 8.||2018|
|Mozart: Le nozze di Figaro||Conte d'Almaviva||Immediately||Badisches Staatstheater Karlsruhe Und Badische Staatskapelle Karlsruhe||2017|
|Rossini: Il signor Bruschino||Bruschino Padre||Immediately||Opéra National Du Rhin||2017|
|Strauss R.: Salome||Second Nazarene||Immediately||Opéra national du Rhin||2017|