Domenico Menini tenore
Pure lyric Italian tenor, Domenico Menini since 2004 performs as guest in leading Opera Houses in Italy, such as Fenice di Venezia, Comunale di Bologna, San Carlo di Napoli, Verdi di Salerno, Donizetti di Bergamo, Verdi di Trieste, Lirico di Cagliari, Masini di Faenza, Verdi di Sassari; and all over the world: Opéra de Montecarlo, Theatre Chatelet in Paris, Israeli Opera in Tel-Aviv, Showa Theater in Tokyo, Teatro Real in Madrid, Opernhaus in Zurich, Budapest Opera House, Grand Opéra de Tour, Dijon et Chartres, Atelier Liryque de Tourcoing in Belgium.
Mr Menini has done several operatic recitals in Australia, Singapore, Uzbekistan, Lebanon, Uruguay, France, Germany, Luxembourg, Belgium, Bulgaria, Belarus and Finland, and in some of the most spectacular Castles in Hungary, such as Festetics Castle in Kesthely and Royal Palace in Godollo, Budapest.
Chosen by Maestro Daniel Oren, Mr Menini performs in several productions (Nabucco, Otello, Bohème, Turandot e Manon Lescaut) in Teatro Verdi in Salerno and in Israeli Opera House in Tel aviv, during the seasons 2013-2015.
In 2010 Domenico Menini was chosen by the Pavarotti’s flutist Andrea Griminelli to perform an operatic recital for Singapore President Mr Sellapan Rama Nathan and in 2012 was invited by Prince Philippe de Chimay to sing the celebrating concert for the marriage of the Princes Philippe and Francois de Chimay at The Baroque Theatre in Chimay Castle in Belgium.
Domenico took his lyrical singing degree with soprano Raffaella Benori in Venezia. He specialized vocal tecnique and operatic repertory with the tenors William Matteuzzi in Bologna, Ernesto Palacio in Madrid and with the coach Richard Barker.
Mr Menini received the Prixes: “Ebe Stignani” and “Pia Tassinari” in Faenza-Italy (2008-2014) and “Beniamino Gigli” in Helsinki-Finland (2013).
The 2017-18 season takes Mr. Menini back to Israeli Opera in Tel Aviv where he will perform the role of Ismaele in a new production of Verdi’s Nabucco; he will debut the role of Radames in Verdi’s Aida, Macduff in Verdi’s Macbeth, Rossini’s Stabat Mater, and perform Carmina Burana at Ancient Amphitheatre in Catania, for Teatro Massimo Bellini.
Domenico will be also engaged for a series of gala concerts throughout Italy and Europe (Germany, Hungary, Finland and France).