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About Andrea

Italian bass Andrea Mastroni began his musical education as a clarinettist before moving to vocal studies where he graduated from the Istituto Claudio Monteverdi in Cremona. His awards include the Mario Basiola prize (2005), the Giuseppe Di Stefano prize (Trapani) for his portrayal of Sparafucile (Rigoletto), the Bibiena (Mantua) prize (2007) and the XXXVII Prize Franco Abbiati for his performance in Perocco’s Aquagranda at Teatro La Fenice.

Andrea’s repertoire includes Rocco (Fidelio), Seneca (L’Incoronazione di Poppea), Hunding (Die Walküre), Selim (Il turco in Italia), Il Re di Scozia, (Ariodante), Daland (Der fliegende Holländer), Sarastro (Die Zauberflöte), Gremin (Eugene Onegin), Licomede (Achille in Sciro), Mustàfa (Italiana in Algeri), Il Grande Inquisitore (Don Carlo), Agrippina and the title roles in Don Giovanni and Don Pasquale among many others.

He has appeared at The Metropolitan Opera, Opernhaus Zürich, Teatro Real Madrid, Bayerische Staatsoper, Deutsche Staatsoper, Hamburgische Staatsoper, Cincinnati Opera, Theatre des Champs-Elysées, Teatro Massimo Di Palermo, and Royal Opera House Covent Garden.

Other achievements for Andrea include a solo album titled ‘Melancholia – Handel arias for bass with the Accademia dell’ Annunciata. In addition, he recently featured on the 2020 Gramophone award winning recording of Handel’s Agrippina for Erato with Il Pomo d’Oro and Maxim Emelyanychev. He also featured on the album release of The Metropolitan Opera’s 2022 production of Rigoletto.

Andrea is based in Milan, Italy
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