M° Giovanni Battista Palmieri

M° Giovanni Battista Palmieri

Full Lyric Tenor

Freelance Tenor and Singing Coach
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«"Il Maestro Palmieri è un grande Artista, nelle sue vene scorre Arte pura, quella che non si può apprendere studiando, ma che arriva dal profondo, la pura e reale essenza dell'Arte che appartiene al suo Spirito, che deriva anche dalla sua bontà d'animo."»
GEMMA PIZZETTI Biologist (2017)
«"The show of the M° Palmieri was a complete success. The public enjoyed and loved his vocal performance and also his presence on stage. Beautiful atmosphere with lights, sounds and pictures on the background. One of the best shows !"»
STEPHANE CODELUPPI Theater Director (2017)
«"The show of the M° Palmieri is very good and the people like it ! At the end of the concert I received positive comments from the public ! They asked for an other performance with them ! Great show appreciated by the public of all nationalities."»
DANIELA DI CROCE Theater Director (2017)
«"The M° Palmieri made a GREAT performance on stage that was very appreciated from THE public of all nationalities. He giveS charme, elegance and very warm atmosphere. HIS SHOW IS technically at VERY high level. He is charismatic and able to involve all the different kind of people. has an amazing voice and is able to maintain high the attention of the public in the theatre for the entire duration of the show."»
EUGENIO TRIPI - Theater Director (2017)
2015Puccini: Madama ButterflyPinkerton
2015Verdi: NabuccoIsmaele
2015Bizet: CarmenDon José
2014Verdi: AidaRadamès
2014Puccini: ToscaMario Cavaradossi
2013Verdi: La TraviataAlfredo Germont
2007Verdi: MacbethMacduff
2005Mascagni: Cavalleria RusticanaTuriddu
2004Leoncavallo: PagliacciCanio
2002Verdi: RigolettoDuca di Mantova
1997Donizetti: Anna BolenaRiccardo Percy


Born in Naples from a family of musicians began very young the studies of Music and Violin and subsequently Opera with Masters as Giorgio Favaretto, Giulietta Simionato, Gianni Raimondi & Alfredo Kraus.

At the same time he manifested a natural predisposition for Orchestral conducting, studying with the Great Giuseppe Patanè and Franco Ferrara.

His career takes place in many theaters of the world, such as Frankfurter Alte Oper, Dresdner Philharmone, Berlin Philharmonie, Festival dei 2 Mondi di Spoleto and other main theaters and world concert halls.

Its repertoire focused initially on Schubert, Brahms, Donizetti, Verdi was then extended to authors such as Puccini, Mascagni, Leoncavallo, etc... interpreting the roles of Mario Cavaradossi ( Tosca ), Turiddu ( Cavalleria Rusticana ), Canio    ( Pagliacci ) etc...

After a long career of concerts and performances, recently he took over the Orchestra Direction performing works such as Aida, Nabucco, Tosca, etc... and signing in some cases also the Stage Direction.

For many years he dedicated himself to teach Opera receiving unanimous support in many nations that have hosted its Masterclasses ( Piacenza, Tokyo, Berlin, Manila, Seoul, Dublin, etc... ).

He lives in Italia, where he helds workshops for singing students from Japan, Korea, Brazil, Australia, etc...

He is Italian, English, French, German, Spanish Japanese speaking.

From 2009 he starts the collaboration with the soprano Sara Pretegiani under the name of  "Sara & Gio"  in a long tournèe of Opera Recitals during the Main European Festivals having everywhere great successes and standing ovations.

From this moment they are singing always together presenting a large repertoire of Operatic Arias, duets and international Songs and offering to many different publics the opportunity to listen the original italian opera voices.

Actually they are invited for the main events at the principal Concert Halls, Congress Centers, Open Air Arenas and by the main International Cruise Companies.
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CV & Repertoire

Musical Work Role Jump-in ready? Company Year
Puccini: Madama Butterfly Pinkerton Immediately Stadttheater 2015
Verdi: Nabucco Ismaele Immediately Stadttheater 2015
Bizet: Carmen Don José Immediately Festival D'Opéra Avenches 2015
Verdi: Aida Radamès Immediately Sankt Margarethen Opernfestspiele 2014
Puccini: Tosca Mario Cavaradossi Immediately Stadttheater 2014


Chamber Music International Competition bardolino (it) - ii prize
International Singing Competition Coccia novara (IT) - ii prize
City of Ercolano opera Competition ercolano (IT) - special prize
beniamino gigli's town - special prize