(Fort Bragg, North Carolina)
2019-20 Season: Don Basilio, The Marriage of Figaro
American character tenor Greg Fedderly made his Company debut in 2002 as Brighella in Ariadne auf Naxos, and has returned most recently as Monostatos in The Magic Flute; Basilio in Figaro; Detective Thibodeau in the world premiere of Dolores Claiborne; Bardolfo in Falstaff; and Pang in Turandot. He received a master’s degree from USC, where he was the first recipient of the Marilyn Horne Scholarship. Fedderly is a principal artist at the Los Angeles Music Center Opera and is a protégé of Plácido Domingo. With LA Opera, Greg has performed the title role in Britten's Albert Herring, Rodolfo in La Bohème, Der Jungling in Die Frau ohne Schatten, Pinkerton in Madama Butterfly, Don Ramiro in La Cenerentola, Janek in The Makropolous Case, Alfredo in La Traviata, Fenton in Falstaff and Ernesto in Don Pasquale. Past engagements include the Aldeburgh Festival as Tom Rakewell in The Rake's Progress, a role he performed in concert in Cologne and Vienna, and later filmed and recorded the role for Swedish Television under the baton of Esa-Pekka Salonen. Other highlights include Die Frau ohne Schatten conducted by Christoph von Dohnanyi for Théâtre du Châtelet and the title role in Philidor's Tom Jones at the Drottingholm Festival. His many credits include Alfredo for Washington National Opera; the role of Arcadio in the world premiere of Florencia en el Amazonas at Houston Grand Opera; and concert debuts with the Boston Symphony Orchestra and the Orquestra Sinfonica de Barcelona. For the Metropolitan Opera, Fedderly has performed Monostatos, Don Basilio, Goro in Madama Butterfly, Four Servants in Les Contes d’Hoffmann, and Valzacchi in Der Rosenkavalier.