Ewandro Stenzowski

Ewandro Stenzowski

Lyric Tenor

Brazilian Tenor living and working in Germany
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2016Strauss R.: ElektraÄgysth
2016Alexander Muno: Sogno d'un mattino di PrimaveraVirginio
2016Wagner R.: Die Meistersinger von NürnbergKunz Vogelsang
2016Verdi: RigolettoDuca di Mantova
2015Puccini: La BohèmeRodolfo
2015Strauss J.: Die FledermausAlfred
2015Puccini: Messa di GloriaTenor
2015Bruckner: Te Deum WAB 45Tenor
2015Bruckner: Missa solemnis, WAB 29, B-flat minorTenor
2015Mozart: Die Zauberflöte1. Geharnischter
2014Donizetti: L'elisir d'amoreNemorino
2014Donizetti: L'elisir d'amoreNemorino
2000Puccini: Messa di GloriaTenor


The young brazilian tenor has a versatile instrument and artistical skills. His operatic repertoire includes roles like Lensky, Alfred, Nemorino, Gonzalve, Gabrielle Adorno, Rodolfo, among others. Stenzowski is  also an active concert singer. His debut in Europe was under the button of Helmuth Rilling with the Gächinger Kantorei and the Bach Collegium Stuttgart. His repertoire includes some of the most important sacred music works: Rossini`s Petite Messe Solenelle, Verdi`s Requiem, Mendelssohn`s Paulus, Mozart`s Requiem, Bruckners Te Deum, Puccini`s Messa di Gloria, to cite some. In 2016 he will sing his first Rossini`s Stabat Mater with the Mainzner Domchor and Orchestra, where he successfully sang the difficult tenor part of Franck`s The 7 Last words from the Cross, which was just launched as CD as well as in Digital Formats by Itunes and Amazon.   In Rio de Janeiro`s Opera House he sang Janek (Makropulos Case) and in Il Guarany by Carlos Gomes. He moved to Germany in 2011 singing  Peter Quint in Britten`s The Turn of the Screw, followed by Don Ottavio in the Wilhelma-Theater in Stuttgart, and Hans in Scwarzwaldmädel for the NEMF. During the season 2012/2013 he was a member of the International Opera Studio Stuttgart, where he had the opportunity to work in Productions like Ariadne auf Naxos, Nabucco, Die Fledermaus, Norma, Osud, Die Schaum der Tage (Denisov).  Previous engagements included: the double production of Ravel`s L`Heure Espagnole & Holst`s The wandering Scholar for the YOC in Freiburg and his debut as Stewa (Jenufa), on a new production directed by Dirk Schmeding in Detmold. Ewandro started his studies at the School of Beauty Arts in Curitiba -  Brazil under the guidance of Denise Sartori and Lázaro Wenger. He studied also in Rio de Janeiro's Federal University and  moved to Germany, continuing his studies (Master in Opera and Solistenklasse) at the Staatliche Hochschule für Musik und Darstellende Kunst Stuttgart in the class of Prof. Ulrike Sonntag. He also took part in many Masterclasses with renowned vocal teachers and coaches, among the names we could mention: Malcom Walker (Conservatoire de Paris), Shirley Close (Florida State University), Carlo Bergonzi (ITA), Peter Berne (GER), Graciela Araya (CHI), Neyde Thomaz (BRA), Helen York (Princeton/Manhattan School of Music).    Between 2006 and 2010 Ewandro Stenzowski was a member of the Brazilian Marine Corps, and continued his development as singer by taking part on some competitions, like the Brazilian Opera Singers Assossiation - Carlos Gomes Competition (1st Prize), National Villa-Lobos Competition (1st Prize) and Francisco Mignone National Competition (3rd Prize).  He recorded Schumann`s Dichterliebe for the National Radio MEC (also a prize from a competition), and was invited to record the historical DVD about the Brazilian composer José Maurício de Nunes Garcia with the Cia Bachiana under the direction of Ricardo Rocha. Television appearences included i. a. excerpts from Bernstein`s "The West Side Story" and Gomes "Il Guarany".  Among the professionals with whom he already had the opportunity to work with, we could mention the conductors: Giuliano Carella, Isaac Karabtschevsky, Luiz-Fernando Malheiro, Uwe Sandner, Klaus Simon, Lutz Rademacher, Nicholas Kok, Alexandre Adiarte, Ivan Anguélov, Helmuth Rilling, Mathias Wegele, Bernhard Epstein and Sylvain Cambreling; and Stage Directors as Joachim Ratke, Waltraud Lehner, Jussi Wieler, Sergio Morabito, Kay Metzger, Rudolf Frey, Peter Konwitschny, Carla Camurati and Dirk Schmeding. In 2015 he made his debut as Canio in the Opern-Air Festspiele Nürtingen during the summer is  followed by Rodolfo in La Bohème, Alfred in Fledermaus. Virginio in the World Première of Sogno d'un Mattino di Primavera, Aegysth in Strauss' Elektra are also part of the season. Future engagements includes his Debut as Duca di Mantova in Verdis Rigoletto in 2016 and Vogelgesang in Wagner`s Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg. He pursues a Condecoration from the United Nations Peace Forces for special achievements in the cultural field and was a “stipendiat” from the Yehudi Menuhim`s Live Music Now Foundation, the Italian General Consulate in Curitiba, the Brazil-USA Cultural Center, the Brazilian Arts Foundation, the Association of Friends from the Hfm Stuttgart and from the Richard Wagner Verband. 
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CV & Repertoire

Musical Work Role Jump-in ready? Company Year
Strauss R.: Elektra Ägysth Landetheater Detmold 2016
Alexander Muno: Sogno d'un mattino di Primavera Virginio Landestheater Detmold 2016
Wagner R.: Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg Kunz Vogelsang Landestheater 2016
Verdi: Rigoletto Duca di Mantova Landestheaters Detmold 2016
Puccini: La Bohème Rodolfo Landestheater Detmold 2015