Daniel Montenegro

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