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William Desbiens

Jersey City , NJ, USA


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2020 CS Fall Competition 2020 CS Vocal Competition 2nd Round CS Vocal Competition Classical SingerBaritoneUndergraduateClass of 2021

William Desbiens - Baritone - June 12, 1997

Québec, Canada, G3K 2K5

1(418) 843-5114 Canada

Jersey City, New Jersey, 07306

1(929) 249-6371 United State

william.desbiens@newschool.edu

William.desbiens1997@hotmail.com

Roles

Wagner Faust to be annonced soon July 2021

Nicola Fedora Teatro Grattacielo October 2020

The Art of change Comtemporary Music Mannes Opera January 2020

Papageno** The Magic Flute Little Orchestra Society October 2019

Marquis de La Force Dialogues of the Carmelites VOICExperience August 2019

Silvio * I Pagliacci Savannah Opera August 2019

The Barber of Seville** The Barber of Seville Little Orchestra Society February 2019

Marchese d'Obigny La Traviata Williamsburg Opera September 2018

Marchese d'Obigny La Traviata Savannah Opera August 2018

First Priest Die Zauberflöte Opéra de Quebec July 2018

The Keeper of the Madhouse The Rake’s Progress Mannes Opera Mai 2018

Dandini La Cenerentola Lyric Opera Studio Weimar February 2017

Il Conte di Almaviva Le nozze di Figaro Narnia Festival July 2016

Ange Pitou La fille de Mme Angôt Cégep de Ste-Foy April 2016

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Oratorio and Concert

Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall Mannes 20th Anniversary Festival Finale Concert December 2019

(Un)Silent Film Night Mannes Orchestra Mai 2019

Fantasia on Christmas Carols Vaughan William's Les Rapsodes December 2018

La Brigade Lyrique Opéra de Québec July-August 2018

The Prophet for baritone Mannes Sounds Novembre 2017

Holy Night (Soloist) Collège de Champigny December 2013-2014-2015

Young Artist Program

Festival Artist Program (Sherrill Milnes) VOICExperience, Savannah August 2020

Opera as Drama (Sherrill Milnes) VOICExperience, New-York March 2020

Festival Artist Program (Sherrill Milnes) VOICExperience, Savannah August 2019

Opera as Drama (Sherrill Milnes) VOICExperience, New-York April 2019

Festival Artist Program (Sherrill Milnes) VOICExperience, Savannah August 2018

Tokyo International Vocal Arts Academy Tokyo (Japan) Mai 2018

Opera as Drama (Sherrill Milnes) VOICExperience, New-York March 2018

Lyric Opera Studio Weimar Weimar (Germany) February 2017

Narni International Vocal Arts Program Narni, (Italy) July 2016

Camp musical des Laurentides Saint-Adolphe d'Howard (Québec) June 2015

Awards

2019 Cs Vocal Summer Competition Online Final

2018 FAVA Grand Concours Competition Texas Final

2016 Cs Vocal Summer Competition Online Final

2016 Cs Vocal Summer Competition Boston Semifinal

2016 New-York Lyric Opera Theater’s New-York 1st Place

2016 La Relève Musicale Québec 1st Place

Education

2017-2021 B.M. Vocal Performance - Mannes School of Music (Arthur Levy, teacher)

2014-2017 Cegep de Ste-Foy - Voice (Danielle Demers, teacher)

2013-2014 Pre-Conservatory of Music - Voice (Marie-Michelle Roberge, teacher)

Language: French (birth), English (Fluently), Italian (1 year) German (1 year), Russian (3 month)

Conductor Coaches Directors Voice Instructor

Carlos Ágreda Arango Glenn Morton Jose Maria Condemi Danielle Demers

Joseph Colaneri Christina Stanescu Emma Griffin Andrea Delguidice

James Judd Jane Steele Robert Lepage Arthur Levy*

Jorge Parodi* Susan Versage* Fabricio Melano* Richard Margison

Lorenzo Porzio Howard Watkins Damon Nestor Ploumis

Thomas Rösner

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