Bass-baritone Giovanni Romeo Joins GM Art&Music for General Management

GM Art&Music has just signed bass-baritone Giovanni Romeo for Worldwide Representation.

Born in Milan, he has appeared with Teatro alla Scala in Milan, Auditorium Rai in Turin, Teatro Massimo in Palermo, Carlo Felice in Genoa, Malibran (Gran Teatro La Fenice) in Venice, Filarmonico in Verona, Teatro Verdi in Salerno, Bolshoi Theatre in Moscow, Deutsche Oper Berlin, NCPA in Beijing, ABAO in Bilbao, Opera de Oviedo and many others.

After starting his career with the “Laboratorio lirico del 700” at the Bibiena Theatre in Mantua as Uberto in Paisiello’s La Serva Padrona and as Geronimo in Cimarosa’s Il Matrimonio Segreto, he debuted many Mozart and Donizetti roles, both as bass and as baritone buffo, thanks to his vocal extension and flexibility.

Among his signature funny roles, Dr. Bartolo in Il Barbiere di Siviglia, Don Magnifico in La Cenerentola and Barone Trombonok in Il Viaggio a Reims by Rossini; the title role in Don Pasquale, Dr. Dulcamara in L’Elisir d’Amore and Sulpice in La fille du regiment by Donizetti; Don Alfonso in Così fan tutte and Papageno in Die Zauberflöte by Mozart.

His vocal and dramatic versatility ranges as far as the Sancho Panza in Massenet’s Don Quichotte.

He worked with prestigious conductors such as Antonello Allemandi, Riccardo Chailly, Gabriele Ferro, Pier Giorgio Morandi, Marco Pace, Stefano Ranzani, Carlo Rizzi, Federico Maria Sardelli, Keri-Lynn Wilson, Massimo Zanetti, and with important directors, such as Lorenza Cantini , Fabio Cherstich, Renaud Doucet & André Barbe, Nicola Berloffa, Gino Landi, Pier Francesco Maestrini, Mario Martone, Evdeny Pisarev, Gabriele Salvatores, Maurizio Scaparro and many others.