Welcome to Hyperion Records, an independent British classical label devoted to presenting high-quality recordings of music of all styles and from all periods from the twelfth century to the twenty-first.
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Opera have included the title roles in Le nozze di Figaro and Boito’s Mefistofele; Leporello and the title-role in Don Giovanni; Banco (Macbeth); Colline (La bohème); Don Basilio (Il barbiere di Siviglia); Escamillo (Carmen); Gurnemanz (Parsifal); Zaccaria (Nabucco); Orestes (Elektra); and Landgraf (Tannhäuser) at the Wagner Festival under Ádám Fischer in Budapest.
Other notable appearances include the title role in Der fliegende Holländer (Passionstheater, Oberammergau); Ferrando in Il trovatore (Royal Opera House, Covent Garden); Escamillo in Carmen (Bayerische Staatsoper; Royal Opera House; Metropolitan Opera, New York; New National Theatre, Tokyo; and Hamburg State Opera); Colline in La bohème (Royal Opera House); Shaklovity in Khovanshchina (Dutch National Opera); Philippe II in Don Carlos (Hamburg State Opera); and numerous performances in the title role of Bluebeard’s Castle under Daniel Barenboim, Gustavo Dudamel, Ádám Fischer, Edward Gardner, Daniele Gatti, Valery Gergiev, Daniel Harding, Michele Mariotti, and Esa-Pekka Salonen. Gábor Bretz has also worked with other eminent conductors including Alain Altinoglu, Philippe Jordan, Kent Nagano, Sir Simon Rattle, Juraj Valčuha, and Omer Meir Wellber.