Hyalmar Mitrotti (Bass) - Rossini, La Cenerentola, "Miei rampolli" (Don Magnifico)
Hyalmar Mitrotti (Bass) - Verdi, Simon Boccanegra, « Il lacerato spirito » (Fiesco)
Don Giovanni, "Don Giovanni, a cenar teco" (Commendatore by Hyalmar Mitrotti (Bass)
Hyalmar Mitrotti (Bass) - Kosma, "Les feuilles mortes" (Prévert) - (Autumn leaves)
Hyalmar Mitrotti (Bass) - Meyerbeer, Les Huguenots, "Pif paf pouf" (Marcel)
Hyalmar Mitrotti (Bass) - Rossini, Il Barbiere di Siviglia, "La Calunnia" (Basilio)
Hyalmar Mitrotti (Bass) - Verdi, Simon Boccanegra, “Il lacerato spirito” (Fiesco)
Italian/Colombian born into a family of filmmakers, Hyalmar Mitrotti made appearances in important TV commercials as a child. He naturally studied Cinema and Theatre at the Université de Montréal (Canada) and at the Sorbonne (France). Also passionate about music from a young age, he entered the Guildhall School of Music and Drama (UK) thanks to the financial support of the Sidney Perry Foundation. His teachers were Robert Dean, Graham Johnson, SusanMcCulloch, Peter Robinson, among others.
Laureate of the Léopold Bellan Competition (1st prize) and UFAM Competition (2nd prize) in France. While studying with Lionel Sarrazin, he took part in master-classes by Opera stars like Ruggero Raimondi, Teresa Berganza, Sarah Walker, François Leroux, Michel Sénéchal, Emma Kirkby, Paul Esswood, Jean Philippe Lafont.
Praised by Opéra Magazine,as “a promissing personality” and by Operawire as a “Towering Bass”, Mr Mitrotti has sung a wide bass-baritone repertoire including roles like Perruchetto in Haydn’s La Fedeltà Premiata, Don Alfonso and Guglielmo in Mozart’s Cosi fan tutte, Calchas in Offenbach’s La belle Hélène, and Uberto in Pergolesi’s La Serva Padrona, José Castro in La fanciulla del West, Pistola in Falstaff, Moralès and Dancaïre in Bizet´s Carmen, Ali in Rossini’s L’Italiana in Algeri, Gaudenzio in Il Signor Bruschino, Amán and Mardoqueo in Ponce de León´s El Castillo misterioso, Nourabad in Bizet’s Les pêcheurs de Perles, Dottor Grenvil in Verdi´s La Traviata, Patrón in Catan´s Il Postino, Figaro in Mozart’s Le nozze di Figaro, Sacristano in Puccini´s Tosca, Dulcamara in Donizetti´s L´Elisir d´amore, Nourabad in Bellini´s Norma.
On the concert platform, performances have included Händel´s L´Allegro, il Pensieroso ed il Moderato (Hawaii Performing Arts Festival), Brahms´s Ein Deutsches Requiem (Cathédrale de Chartres), Handel’s Samson (Regency Sinfonia), Charpentier´s Messe de minuit and Brossard´s Stabat mater (Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris), Mendelssohn´s Elijah (Teatro Colon),....
He has performed with companies such as Grange Park Opera, Théâtre du Châtelet, Opera Fuoco, British Youth Opera, Opéra Nomade, Opéra de Saint-Etienne, Opéra de Clermont-Ferrand, Opéra Bastide, Teatro Colón, Thessaloniki Opera House, Opera de Colombia, etc. alongside artists like Bryn Terfel, Cynthia Makris, Plácido Domingo, Victor Torres, Florian Laconi, Cristina Gallardo Domas, Julie Boulianne, Vannina Santoni, Laurent Campellone, Rory Macdonald, David Stern, Robert Carsen, Stephen Medcalf,…
His has recently sung White in Sorozábal´s Black, el payaso at the Teatro Colón in Colombia ; Dulcamara in Donizetti´s L´Elisir d´amore with Opera Fuoco conducted by David Stern (Chief Director of Palm Beach Opera) in France ; Johann in Massenet´s Wertherwith Opera de Colombia, conducted by Laurent Campellone ; Sarastro in Mozart´s Die Zauberflötein Berlin with BOA (thanks to the full support of the Ian Donald Wilson and Michael Castle Memorial Scholarships); Don Magnifico in Rossini´s La Cenerentola with Prolirica de Antioquia, alongside Guadalupe Paz Valderrama ; the title role in Medelssohn´s Elijah at the Teatro Colón ; and The Captain in Catán´s Florencia en el Amazonas at the Teatro Jorge Eliecer Gaitán and Teatro Colsubsidio. Last summer he gave a series of recitals in Africa and the Middle East, including at the Cairo Opera House, and sang Dulcamara under conductor Dante Ranieri, The Captain in Florencia en el Amazonas at the Teatro Colon and Dottor Grenvil in La Traviata. He also made his debut as Alidoro in Rossini´s La Cenerentola alongside Valeriano Lanchas.
Mr Mitrotti fluently speaks Spanish, French, English and Italian. His deep voice is also much in demand for Premium commercial brands (Renault, Samsung, Coca-Cola, Ford) and for films. He was recently awarded Best Narrator at the Cork Film Festival in Ireland for his narration in the film “Memories” by Maria de Narvaez.
CV & Repertoire
|Musical Work||Role||Jump-in ready?||Company||Year|
|Donizetti: L'elisir d'amore||Dulcamara||Fundación Prolírica De Antioquia||2018|
|Catán: Florencia en el Amazonas||Capitán||Teatro Colón||2018|
|Verdi: La Traviata||Grenvil||Opera Cali||2018|
|Mozart: Die Zauberflöte||Sarastro||24 hours||Berlin Opera Academy||2017|
|Mozart: Die Zauberflöte||Sprecher||24 hours||Berlin Opera Academy||2017|