Philippe Castagner

Philippe Castagner


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2018Bizet: CarmenDon José
2017Cherubini: MédéeGiasone
2017Tchaikovsky: Eugene OneginLensky
2017Dvořák: RusalkaPrince
2017Verdi: MacbethMacduff
2017Cherubini: MédéeGiasone
2016Strauss J.: Die FledermausAlfred
2015Massenet: ManonLe Chevalier Des Grieux
2015Berg: WozzeckMadman (narr)
2015Lehár: Die Lustige WitweCount Danilo Danilovitsch
2008Mozart: Cosi fan tutteFerrando
2008Mendelssohn: Elijah, Op. 70Obadiah
2007Loewe: My Fair LadyFreddy Eynsford-hill
2007Mozart: RequiemTenor
2006Schumann: GenovevaGolo
2005Donizetti: L'elisir d'amoreNemorino
2005Berlioz: Les TroyensHylas
2005Mozart: Die ZauberflöteTamino
2004Berlioz: Les TroyensIopas
2004Leoncavallo: PagliacciBeppe
2002Elgar: The Dream of Gerontius, Op. 38Gerontius
2002Gounod: FaustFaust
2002Verdi: RequiemTenor
2001Puccini: Gianni SchicchiRinuccio


Philippe Castagner
posseses a tenor voice of exceptional quality that he
employs with immense taste and musicality.
Philippe Castagner joined the Lindermann Young
Artits Program in 2002 and has appeared at the
Metropolitan Opera on a regular basis since.
North American operatic engagements include:
Beppe (I Pagliacci) at the Metropolitan Opera,
Portland Opera and Vancouver Opera; Tamino at
Arizona Opera and Vancouver Opera; Acis at the
NYCO; and Madman (Wozzeck) and Solo Quartet
(The Enchanted Island) with the Metropolitan Opera.
In 2008, Philippe Castagner made his European
opera debut as Ferrando at Bilbao (ABAO).
North American concert engagements include:
L’Enfant et les Sortileges; the Messiah, Freddy (My
Fair Lady) with the New York Philharmonic;
Beethoven Symphony No.9 and Carmen with the
Los Angeles Philharmonic; Les Troyens (Hylas)
with the Boston Symphony Orchestra and the
Tanglewood Festival; Messiah and Die Schone Mullerin
at Carnegie Hall; and Beethoven Symphony No.9
with the Philadelphia Orchestra.
European concert engagements include: Berlioz
Romeo et Juliette with the Academia Santa Caecilia.
Conductors with whom Philippe Castanger has
worked include: William Christie; Gustavo
Dudamel; Charles Dutoit; Louis Langree; James
Levine; Loren Maazel; Nicholas McGegan; and
Michael Tilson Thomas.
Recent engagements include: Madman (Wozzeck) at
the Metropolitan Opera and Danilo (The Merry
Widow) with Lyric Opera Dublin.
Philippe Castager will spend season 2016/17 at the
JK Tyla Theater in Pilsen, where he will perform
the roles of Lensky, the Prince (Rusalka) and

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CV & Repertoire

Musical Work Role Jump-in ready? Company Year
Bizet: Carmen Don José Immediately Domstufen-Festspiele 2018
Cherubini: Médée Giasone Immediately Divadla J. K. Tyla v Plzni 2017
Tchaikovsky: Eugene Onegin Lensky Immediately Divadla J. K. Tyla v Plzni 2017
Dvořák: Rusalka Prince Immediately Divadla J. K. Tyla v Plzni 2017
Verdi: Macbeth Macduff No 2017


Winner - Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions