Fabio Trümpy
Fabio Trümpy © Sarah Wijzenbeek

Fabio Trümpy


Swiss tenor Fabio Trümpy studied with Margreet Honig in Amsterdam before he joined the Opera Studio Nederland. He is recipient of the Prix des Amis du Festival d’Art Lyrique in Aix-en-Provence and a former member of the Opernhaus Zürich, where his roles included Telemaco/Il ritorno d’Ulisse in patria, Oronte/ Alcina and Steuermann/Der Fliegende Holländer.

Most recently, Fabio Trümpy gave house debuts at the Bolshoi Theatre in Moscow as Oronte in a new production of Alcina by Katie Mitchell, conducted by Andrea Marcon, and at Hamburgische Staatsoper as Telemaco in Monteverdi’s Il ritorno d’Ulisse in patria. He performed Don Ottavio in Don Giovanni at the Beaune Festival under Jérémie Rhorer, Mozart’s Requiem with Les Musiciens du Louvre and Marc Minkowski, Schubert’s Stabat Mater with the Netherlands Radio Philharmonic Orchestra under James Gaffigan, Bach Cantatas with the Sinfonieorchester des Bayerischen Rundfunks in Munich under Giovanni

Antonioni, Bach’s Johannes-Passion with the Insula Orchestra, Bach’s Weihnachtsoratorium with the Residentie Orkest and the title role in Prometeo by Antonio Draghi at Opéra de Dijon, under Leonardo García Alarcón.

Elsewhere, he has sung Tamino/Die Zauberflöte at the Spoleto Festival in the US, Camille/Die lustige Witwe at the Opéra national de Lorraine in Nancy, Aleya/ House from the Dead staged by Calixto Bieito at Theater Basel, Pane/La Calisto and Fritz in Offenbach’s La Grande-duchesse de Gerolstein, both at the Grand Théâtre de Genève, Pastore in Sasha Waltz’ production of Monteverdi’s Orfeo at Festspielhaus Baden Baden, Opera de Lille and Berlin State Opera, with the Freiburger Barockorchester, conducted by Pablo Heras-Casado.

With the Orchestra of the 18th Century Fabio Trümpy has performed Evangelist in Bach’s Johannes-Passion and tenor arias in the Matthäus-Passion, Jaquino in Beethoven’s Fidelio, Basilio and Don Curzio/Le Nozze di Figaro and Haydn’s Schöpfung.

Other recent concert appearances include Don Ottavio at the theatre in Versailles and Evangelist in Bach’s Johannes-Passion on European tour, both with Les Musiciens du Louvre under Marc Minkowski, Donizetti’s Requiem at the Festival St. Denis, Evangelist in Bach’s Matthäus-Passion with the Residentie Orkest, Bach cantatas at Ambronay Festival with Le Chœur de Chambre de Namur under Leonardo García Alarcón, Rossini’s Petite messe solennelle with the Flemish Radio Choir under Hervé Niquet at the Concertgebouw Amsterdam, Haydn’s Missa in tempore belli with the Netherlands Chamber Orchestra, Le berger in Stravinsky’s Oedipus Rex with the Tonhalle Orchester Zürich and the Orchestre de la Suisse Romande under Charles Dutoit, Iro in Hans Werner Henze’s adaptation of Monteverdi’s Il ritorno d’Ulisse in patria with the WDR Sinfonieorchester Köln and Kurt Weill’s Berliner Requiem with the Tonhalle Orchester Zürich under David Zinman and Bach’s Weihnachtsoratorium with the Züricher Kammerorchester and the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra.

Highlights of the 2019/20 season include his return to Hamburgische Staatsoper as Oronte, Bach’s Trauerode with the Gulbenkian Orchestra under Leonardo García Alarcón, Bach’s Weihnachtsoratorium with Chorwerk Ruhr and B’Rock Orchestra in Essen, Madrid and Alicante, and the Matthäus-Passion with Peter Dijkstra and the Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra.

Updated on 30 october 2019

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