DANIEL DEVICENTE - Baritone
Praised for his "Warm voice, full, and gifted with an unmistakably elegant singing production...”, Spanish-American baritone Daniel Luis de Vicente has been delighting audiences in North America and Europe since 2009. He is noted for his versatility as an artist and performer in both lyric and dramatic repertoire.
This season, Mr. de Vicente debuted at the Teatro Verdi of Padova and Bassano OperaEstate festival as Capellio in Bellini’s I Capuleti ed I Montecchi, and reprised the role of Rigoletto in Padova, under the direction of M. Andrea Albertin. In the spring Mr. de Vicente debuted as Iago in Otello in a concert version that spanned several cities in the Veneto region.
During the 2015-2016 season, he performed the Petit Messe Solennelle in Germany with Convivium Musicum Mainz, and debuted in his hometown of Tampa, Florida in La Traviata. His 2014-2015 season brought many notable debuts, such as the title role in Rigoletto, as well as Monterone, Michonnet of Adriana Lecouvreur , and Giorgio Germont in La Traviata. Mr. de Vicente was also part of the Opera Colorado Resident Artist Program, where he performed in Die Zauberflöte (erster Priester) and helped create the role of Governor Bellingham in an abridged version of Lori Laitman’s The Scarlet Letter.
He has also performed the roles of Gianni Schicchi, Sharpless (Madama Butterfly), Leporello (Don Giovanni), Don Bartolo (Il Barbiere di Siviglia) Gil (Il Segreto di Susanna) and Marcello (La Boheme). He has performed in notable Italian theaters, such as Teatro La Fenice of Venice, Maggio Musicale Fiorentino, Teatro Verdi Trieste, Teatro filarmonico di Verona, Teatro di Lonigo, and Teatro Comunale of Ferrara, and has performed under the direction of Jeffey Tate, Maurizio Barbacini, Zubin Mehta, Fabrizio Milani, Daniel Lipton, and Ari Pelto. At the age of six, he began taking piano lessons. By the time he graduated high school he was proficient in the clarinet, tuba, the guitar and Galician bagpipes, and began singing in local choirs. He holds B.M. and M.M. degrees in Vocal Performance from the University of South Florida. After completing his Master’s degree, Mr. de Vicente moved to Venice, Italy, where he lived for over a decade. He currently lives in Germany and speaks fluent Spanish, Galician, English, Italian, Venetian dialect, and some German. He has studied with Jerald Reynolds, Sherman Lowe, Mark Morouse, and Teresa Perdoncin Ceron.
Future engagements include a concert as part of the 2017 Darmstädter Residenzfestspiele as well as an appearance in November with the group “Doris Dean”, in Berlin.
|E. Wolf-Ferrari||Il Segreto di Susanna||Gil|
|G. Donizetti||Lucia di Lammermoor||Enrico|
|M. Penella||El Gato Montés||Gato|
|G. Puccini||Gianni Schicchi||Schicchi|
|G. Puccini||La Boheme||Marcello|
|G. Puccini||Madama Butterfly||Sharpless|
|GG. Puccini||Il Tabarro||Michele|
|G. Puccini||Il Barbiere di Siviglia||Bartolo|
|G. Verdi||La Traviata||Douphol|
|G. Verdi||La Traviata||Germont|
|G. Verdi||Simon Boccanegra||Paolo Albiani|
|V. Bellini||I Capuletti ed i Montecchi||Capellio|
|W.A. Mozart||Die Zauberflöte||Sprecher/ Erster Priester|
|W.A. Mozart||Don Giovani||Leporello|
|W.A. Mozart||Le Nozze di Figaro||Figaro|
|G. Donizetti||L’Elisir d’amore||Dulcamara|
|R. Leoncavallo||I Pagliacci||Tonio|
|G. Puccini||La Boheme||Schaunard|
|G. Rossini||Guglielmo Tell||Guglielmo Tell|
|G. Verdi||Don Carlo||Rodrigo de Posa|
|V. Bellini||I Puritani||Sir Riccardo Forth|
|W.A. Mozart||Le Nozze di Figaro||Conte Almaviva|
|G. Rossini||Petit messe solenelle||Bass|
|A. Dvořák||Te Deum||Bass|
|L.V. Beethoven||An die Freude||Bariton solo|