Bass

Andrea Mastroni

Engagements this season and beyond include Siegfried at Opera de Oviedo, Rigoletto at the Royal Opera House Covent Garden, Bayerische Staatsoper and Teatro di San Carlo, Tosca at the Osterfestspiele Salzburg and La Calisto at Teatro Real Madrid.

He has recorded a new Handel Serse for Deutsche Grammophon, with Il Pomo d’Oro and Handel arias for bass with the Accademia dell’ Annunciata.

© Nicola Garzetti

Introduction

Italian bass Andrea Mastroni began his musical education as a clarinettist before moving to vocal studies where he graduated from the Istituto Claudio Monteverdi in Cremona.

His repetoire includes Sparafucile Rigoletto, Simone Gianni Schicchi, Timur Turandot, Colline La Bohème, Figaro/Bartolo Le Nozze di Figaro, Raimondo Lucia di Lammermoor, Ferrando Il trovatore, title role Don Pasquale and Don Basilio Il barbiere di Siviglia.

He has appeared at Opernhaus Zurich, Teatro Massimo Di Palermo, Teatro Real Madrid, Cinncinati Opera, Bayerische Staatsoper, Theatre des Champs Elysées, Metropolitan Opera and Royal Opera House Covent Garden.


Performance Schedule

 

Discography

  • HANDEL Melancholia More info  

    Label: Musica Viva Records

    Release Date: 01 Jan 18

    Conductor: Riccardo Doni
    Bass: Andrea Mastroni
    Accademia Dell’Annunciata

  • VERDI Rigoletto More info  

    Label: Delos

    Release Date: 10 Nov 17

    Conductor: Constantine Orbelian

    Dmitri Hvorostovsky
    Nadine Sierra
    Francesco Demuro
    Andrea Mastroni
    Oksana Volkova

    Kaunas Symphony Orchestra
    Men of the Kaunas State Choi

  • DUPARC Lamento More info  

    Label: Brilliant Classics

    Release Date: 04 Dec 15

    Bass: Andrea Mastroni
    Piano: Mattia Ometto

  • ROSSINI Semiramide More info  

    Label: Naxos

    Release Date: 03 Sep 13

    Conductor: Antonino Fogliani

    Semiramide: Alex Penda
    Arsace: Marianna Pizzolato
    Assur: Lorenzo Regazzo
    Idreno: John Osborn
    Oroe: Andrea Mastroni
    Azema: Marija Jokovic
    Mitrane: Vassilis Kavayas
    Nino’s ghost: Raffaele Facciolà

    Camerata Bach Choir & Virtuosi Brunensis

  • GOUNOD Roméo et Juliette More info  

    Label: DECCA

    Release Date: 12 Nov 12

    Conductor: Fabio Luisi

    Roméo: Andrea Bocelli
    Juliette: Maite Alberola

    Orchestra & Chorus of Teatro Carlo Felice of Genova

  • VERDI I Vespri Siciliani More info  

    Label: C Major

    Release Date: 13 May 13

    Conductor: Massimo Zanetti
    Director: Pier Luigi Pizzi

    Guido di Monforte:  Leo Nucci
    Il sire di Bethune: Dario Russo
    Il conte Vaudemont: Andrea Mastroni
    Arrigo: Fabio Armiliato
    Giovanni da Procida: Giacomo Prestia
    La
    duchessa Elena: Daniela Dessì
    Ninetta: Adriana Di Paola
    Danieli: Raoul d’Eramo
    Tebaldo: Roberto Jachini Virgili
    Roberto: Alessandro Battiato
    Manfredo: Camillo Facchino

    Parma Teatro Regio Chorus and Orchestra

Interviews

Read Andrea’s interview on his Met debut on Operawire (2017)

Read Andrea’s interview on Blastingnews (2017)

Repertoire

OPERA:
BEETHOVEN Fidelio (Rocco)
BOITO Mefistofele
BORODIN Prince Igor
CAVALLI La calisto
DONIZETTI Don Pasquale (Don Pasquale)
DONIZETTI La Favorita (Baldassarre)
HANDEL Rodelinda (Garibaldo)
HANDEL Orlando (Zoroastro)
HANDEL  Ariodante (Il Re di Scozia)
HANDEL Giulio Cesare (Achilla)
HANDEL Agrippina (Claudio / Pallante)
MONTEVERDI Orfeo (Caronte)
MONTEVERDI L’ Incoronazione di Poppea (Seneca)
MOZART Die Zauberflöte (Sarastro)
MOZART Die Entführung aus dem Serail  (Osmin)
MOZART Don Giovanni (Leporello)
MOZART Così fan tutte (Don Alfonso)
MUSSORGSKY Boris Godunov (Pimen)
PUCCINI La bohème (Colline)
ROSSINI Italiana in Algeri (Mustafà)
ROSSINI Il Turco in Italia (Selim)
ROSSINI Il Viaggio a Reims (Lord Sidney)
ROSSINI La pietra di Paragone (Asdrubale)
ROSSINI Le comte Ory (Le Gouverneur)
ROSSINI Semiramide (Oroe)
STRAUSS Ariadne auf Naxos (Truffaldin)
STRAUSS Der Rosenkavalier (Baron Ochs)
TCHAIKOVSKY Eugene Onegin
TCHAIKOVSKY Iolanta (King Rene)
VERDI Rigoletto (Sparafucile)
VERDI I Masnadieri (Massimiliano)
VERDI Simon Boccanegra (Jacopo Fiesco)
WAGNER Parsifal (Gurnemanz)
WAGNER Tristan und Isolde (König Marke)
WAGNER Das Rheingold (Fafner)
WAGNER Die Walküre (Hunding)
WAGNER Die fliegende Holländer (Daland)
WAGNER Lohengrin (Heinrich)

CONCERT:
BACH St John Passion
BEETHOVEN Symphony No.9
BRUCKNER Requiem
FAURE Requiem
HAHN Mélodies
HANDEL The Messiah (solo a 415 Hz)
MOZART Requiem
MAHLER Kindertotenlieder
MAHLER Lieder eines fahrenden Gesellen
SCHUBERT Die schöne Müllerin
SCHUBERT Winterreise
SCHUBERT Schwanengesang
SCHUBERT Lieder (Erlkönig, Romanze aus Rosamunde, Die Forelle, an die Musik)
SCHUMANN Dictherliebe op.47
SCHUMANN Liederkreis
WOLF Michelangelo Lieder
DUPARC Mélodies (Opera omnia)
DVORAK Stabat Mater
DVORAK Requiem