Daniel Montenegro

Daniel Montenegro made his San Francisco Opera debut as Roderigo in 2009’s Otello. The former Adler Fellow’s other roles with the Company include Pong (Turandot), Rustighello (Lucrezia Borgia), and Le Remendado (Carmen, Carmen for Families). As a participant in the 2010 Merola Opera Program, he performed Nemorino in L’Elisir d’Amore.  He was recently heard as Mario in Daniel Catán’s Il Postino at Paris’s Théâtre du Châtelet, as Pang with the Los Angeles Philharmonic, and as the Shepherd (Stravinsky’s Oedipus Rex) at the Sydney Festival. His many appearances with Los Angeles Opera include Gastone (La Traviata), El Dancaïro (Carmen), and Maximino Mendez in the world premiere of Lee Holdridge’s Concierto para Mendez, among other productions. Montenegro’s other credits include the Steersman (Der Fliegende Holländer) with both Portland Opera and Arizona Opera, and Alfredo Germont (La Traviata) and Tamino (Die Zauberflöte) with Minnesota Opera. Upcoming engagements include Pong with the Dallas Opera and appearances with Washington National Opera.