Octavio  Moreno

Baritone (Mexico)

HGO Appearances: Laurentino in To Cross the Face of the Moon (2011 tour to Théâtre du Châtelet, 2010), Sourin in The Queen of Spades (2010), Noble of Brabant in Lohengrin (2009), Belcore in performances of The Elixir of Love (2009), Marullo in Rigoletto (2009), Chorus! (2009). Stepped in for an ailing colleague to sing the title role in Rigoletto at Miller Outdoor Theatre (2009). Third place winner in the 2008 Eleanor McCollum Competition for Young Singers Concert of Arias. Houston Grand Opera Studio artist (2008-10).

About the Artist:

Originally from Hermosillo, Mexico, Octavio Moreno studied voice with Jesus Li and Maybel Ferrales at the Academy of Vocal Arts in Philadelphia. He made his Bellas Artes debut (Mexico City) in June 2011 inThe Daughter of the Regiment. His honors include representing Mexico in the 2009 BBC Cardiff Singer of the World Competition and the 2010 Paris International Competition, and winning third place in the Carlo Morelli Competition in Mexico City.

Originario de Hermosillo, México, Octavio Moreno estudió canto con Jesús Li y Maybel Ferrales en la Academy of Vocal Arts in Philadelphia. Debutó en Bellas Artes, Ciudad de México en junio 2011 enLa Hija del Regimiento. Sus triunfos incluyen representar a México en la competencia BBC Cardiff Singer of the World 2009 y la competencia internacional de Paris 2010, y el tercer lugar en el concurso Carlo Morelli en la Ciudad de México.