The Italian Brazilian lirico spinto tenor Thiago Arancam, started his studies at the “Municipal School of Music” of São Paulo, then at the Musical University “Carlos Gomes”, where he graduated in “Erudite Chant” in 2003, and prepared his repertory with M° Bruno Roccella. At the age of only 22, he won the prestigious “Prêmio Revelação” do V Concurso Internacional de Canto Erudito Bidu Sayão.
He was invited to attend the “Accademia di perfezionamento per cantanti lirici” of “Teatro alla Scala” in Milan, directed by soprano Leyla Gencer, where he graduated on June 24th, 2007. He is the first-ever Brasilian accepted into the famous “Accademia”, where he met his present voice teacher, Vincenzo Manno.
He debuted in concert at the “Alla Scala” on February 27th, 2005. Afterwards he kept on singing in many concerts arias from different operas, like Tosca, Luisa Miller, Madama Butterfly, Le Cid, and he also took part in the production of several operas.
In 2006 he participated in some concerts with the Orchestra Sinfonica of the Friuli-Venezia-Giulia, singing Zarzuela arias and classical Spanish songs.
He received, in Bolzano, the prestigious award for the best emergent young voice “Premio Alto Adige - Talento emergente della lirica 2007/2008”.
In December 2007 he debuted in the first Puccini’s opera, “Le Villi”, (Roberto).
In 2008, he participated in a tournee in the United Arab Emirates, with the orchestra of the Alla Scala and in two concerts with the Orchestra Camerata Brasil, conducted by M° Silvio Barbato. At Operalia 2008 he was awarded three prizes: ZARZUELA PRIZE, AUDIENCE PRIZE and SECOND OPERA PRIZE, and soon after he debuted the role of Don Josè (Carmen) at Washington National Opera, conducted by M.° Rudel.
In 2009 he debuted Cavaradossi (Tosca) in Frankfurt, Maurizio (Adriana Lecouvreur) in Turin, Radames (Aida) at Sanxay Festival (France), Pinkerton (Madama Butterfly) in Valencia, and performed a recital in London at St.John’s (Rosenblatt Recitals) and two concerts of Carmen in Kuala Lumpur with the Malaysian Philharmonic Orchestra.
In 2010 he debuted Nabucco (Ismaele) in Palermo, Cavalleria Rusticana (Turiddu) in St. Petersburg, Tabarro (Luigi) in Riga, Noma (Pollione) in Sanxay, Cyrano de Bergerac (Christian) in San Francisco, alongside with Placido Domingo, Pagliacci (Canio) in Stockholm, conducted by M° Daniel Harding and he performed Tosca in Las Palmas, conducted by M° P.G.Morandi, and Carmen in Warsaw.
In 2011 de performed Carmen in Moscow (Bolshoi), Madama Butterfly in Washington, conducted by M° Placido Domingo. Among his upcoming engagements in 2011: Tosca in Philadelphia, Berlin (Deutsche Oper) and Rio de Janeiro, Carmen in Sanxay and San Francisco and a concert in Dortmund.
|Thiago Arancam||Russia||Moscow||CARMEN||Jan 12, 2011|
|Thiago Arancam||Russia||Moscow||CARMEN||Jan 14, 2011|
|Thiago Arancam||United States||District Of Columbia||Washington||BUTTERFLY||Mar 01, 2011|
|Thiago Arancam||United States||Pennsylvania||Philadelphia||TOSCA||Apr 29, 2011|
|Thiago Arancam||Germany||Berlin||TOSCA||May 25, 2011|
|Thiago Arancam||Germany||DORTMUND||CONCERT||Jul 02, 2011|
|Thiago Arancam||Switzerland||ZURICH||CARMEN||Jul 08, 2011|
|Thiago Arancam||France||SANXAY||CARMEN||Aug 08, 2011|