Tenor (United States)
Alfredo Germont in La traviata. Previously: Nemorino in The Elixir of Love (2016), Rodolfo in La bohème (2012), and Edgardo in Lucia di Lammermoor (2011).
About the Artist:
Dimitri Pittas has performed on leading opera stages throughout North America and Europe. He is a graduate of the Metropolitan Opera’s Lindemann Young Artist Development Program and has been heard on the Met stage as Rodolfo, Macduff in Macbeth, Nemorino in The Elixir of Love, and Tamino in The Magic Flute. This season’s engagements include the Verdi Requiem for the BBC Proms with the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment under Marin Alsop, Beethoven’s Symphony No. 9 with the Oslo Philharmonic, and Rachmaninoff’s The Bells with the Orchestre Métropolitain de Montréal under the baton of Yannick Nézet-Séguin. Opera engagements include a return to the Bolshoi Opera in the title role in Don Carlo, his role debut as Lt. Pinkerton in Madama Butterfly with Washington National Opera, and performances of Alfred in Die Fledermaus with Santa Fe Opera. Last season, he performed the role of Cassio in a new opening night production of Otello at the Metropolitan Opera, directed by Bartlett Sher. Also at the Met, he sang Alfred in Die Fledermaus, a role he reprised later in the season at the Saito Kinen Festival in Japan. On the concert stage, he sang Beethoven’s Symphony No. 9 with the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra and was presented in recital by the George London Foundation.