Ao Li: An Evening of Favorite Arias
Popular San Francisco Opera bass-baritone Ao Li performs an evening of beloved songs from the great operas. Li is past winner of the Plácido Domingo Operalia World Opera Competition (2013), and the National Council Auditions of the Metropolitan Opera. He made his professional debut to great acclaim as Gremin (Eugene Onegin) at the Seoul Arts Center in Korea.
At the San Francisco Opera, Li was both a Merola Program Scholar and an Adler Fellow. With SFO he has sung a wide variety of important roles, including Masetto in Don Giovanni, Papageno in The Magic Flute, Uberto in La Serva Padrona, and Don Basilio in The Barber of Seville to name a few. Last season, he sang the role of Colline in La Bohème at Utah Opera.
His active repertoire includes lead roles in Le Nozze di Figaro and Don Pasquale at the National Centre for the Performing Arts in Beijing. He is currently professor of voice at the Shandong Normal University.
- Venue: Firehouse Arts Center
- Date: Sat June 29, 2019 8:00pm
- City: Pleasanton
- Price Range: $25 to $35
- Tickets: 9259314848
Il Barbiere di Siviglia (The Barber of Seville)
Le Nozze di Figaro (The Marriage of Figaro)
La Serva Padrona (The Servant Turned Mistress)