David Greco

Internationally known, Australian born baritone David Greco has worked on the cutting edge of the early music movement in Europe, performing with The Academy of Ancient Music under Richard Egarr and Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra under Ton Koopman. He has appeared as a soloist with world’s most exceptional festivals, in productions such as Gluck’s Alcêste with Festival Aix-en Provence and Glyndebourne Festival Opera’s most recent production of Purcell’s The Fairy Queen.

Having sung throughout the world’s finest concert halls, from the Théâtre des Champs Elysées to Vienna Konzerthaus, this year David made his debut as a soloist with the Sydney Symphony Orchestra in Bach’s great cantata for solo baritone Ich habe Genug at the Sydney Opera House.

In 2012 David was bass Lay Clark in Westminster Abbey Choir, and in 2014 was appointed to a position with the Sistine Chapel Choir in the Vatican, Rome. 2016 saw David’s debut as a principal artist with Opera Australia in The Love of Three Oranges & The Eighth Wonder, and also the Sydney Symphony Orchestra in performances of Mozart’s Missa Brevis. He performed the role of Wagner in Gounod’s Faust in a co-production with Lyric Opera Chicago and the Macau International Music Festival.

In 2017 David appeared as a soloist for the Australian Brandenburg Orchestra’s tour of Handel’s Messiah, Bach’s Matthäus-Passion and Messiah with Sydney Philharmonia Choirs, the role of Seneca in Monteverdi’s L’incoranazione di Poppea for Pinchgut Opera. This winter David made his role debut in Monteverdi’s L’Orfeo in Melbourne.

2018 will see the release of David’s solo artist recording with ABC Classics label of Schubert’s Winterreise on a period forte piano with Erin Helyard, as well as performances with the Australian Haydn Ensemble, Pinchgut Opera’s production of Athalia, Sydney Philharmonia Choirs’ Mass in B-Minor and concerts across Holland and Germany and the UK.

For more about David Greco visit: https://www.davidgreco.info/

David Greco in the 2018 Newcastle Music Festival