Tenor (United States)
HGO Appearances: Don Basilio in The Marriage of Figaro, Gamekeeper in Rusalka.
About the Artist:
Keith Jameson makes his Houston Grand Opera debut in The Marriage of Figaro and also sings the Gamekeeper in HGO’s concurrent performances of Rusalka. He regularly appears with such companies as the Metropolitan Opera, Lyric Opera of Chicago, Los Angeles Opera, and Santa Fe Opera. He has been heard in over 60 performances at the Metropolitan Opera, including Falstaff and Carmen (both Live from the Met in HD and on DVD), Iolanta and Francesca da Rimini (both Live from the Met in HD) and Billy Budd, among others. His L.A. Opera appearances include Valletto in The Coronation of Poppea, Goro in Madame Butterfly, Pietro in The Stigmatized, Triquet in Eugene Onegin, and the Novice in Billy Budd. He recently created the role of Yab in the world premiere of Mark Adamo’s Becoming Santa Claus with The Dallas Opera; debuted as the title role in Candide with Maggio Musicale Fiorentino, the Baltimore Symphony, and the Orquestra Sinfônica do Estado de São Paulo; performed and recorded for commercial release Haydn’s The Creation and Lord Nelson Mass with Boston Baroque; and performed with Atlanta Opera as Grandpa Joe in The Golden Ticket (recorded for commercial release).