Salvador Rivas

Salvador Rivas

Dramatic Bass

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2017Mozart: Don GiovanniIl Commendatore
2017Bizet: CarmenZuniga
2016Mozart: Die ZauberflöteSarastro
2011Massenet: ManonLe Comte Des Grieux
2007Monteverdi: L'OrfeoCaronte


Mr. Rivas has a voice suited for the greatest Verdi Basso Roles. His repertoire includes:

SPARAFUCILE (Rigoletto), BANQUO (Macbeth), BASILIO (Il Barbiere di Siviglia), SARASTRO (Die Zauberflöte), COMMENDATORE (Don Giovanni), ANGELOTTI (Tosca), COLLINE (La Bohème), ZÚÑIGA (Carmen). He has also sung Verdi's Requiem, Mozart's Requiem, Beethoven 9th Symphony and Händel's Messiah. 

Rivas is fluent in English, Italian, Spanish and is studying German.

He began his education at the Luigi Cherubini Conservatory in Florence, Italy. During this time he was called to sing with the Opera Festival di Firenze at the open air productions in Giardino di Boboli  in Tosca, Rigoletto and Carmen. After Italy he received the Placido Domingo scholarship to continue with his education. He was awarded a scholarship from the Juilliard School of Music for Young Artist Training. He attended the Lyric Opera Studio Weimar (Germany), SIVAM Opera Studio (Mexico). He has sung in Italy, Germany, Colombia, México and the United States.

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CV & Repertoire

Musical Work Role Jump-in ready? Company Year
Verdi: Rigoletto Sparafucile Immediately 2018
Rossini: Il Barbiere di Siviglia Don Basilio Immediately 2018
Mozart: Don Giovanni Il Commendatore Immediately 2017
Bizet: Carmen Zuniga Immediately 2017
Mozart: Die Zauberflöte Sarastro Immediately 2016