Ferenc Cserhalmi


Ferenc Cserhalmi
opera singer bass
Education and training:
A member of the Hungarian State Opera Studio (2001-2003)
Hochschule für Musik und Tanz Köln, private student of Kurt Moll (1994-1997)
Studied under Professor Edit Kertész-Gábory of the Hochschule für Musik und Tanz Köln (1992-1994)
Ferenc Liszt Academy of Music (1985-1989)
Béla Bartók High School of Music – vocal studies (1981-1985)
Master classes:
Yevgeny Nesterenko, Anna Reynolds, Júlia Hamari, Larissa Gergieva

Professional career:
Hungarian State Opera – soloist (2001-) 
Musiktheater im Revier, Germany – titular soloist (1990-2000)
Tomkins Vocal Ensemble (1986-1989)
Honvéd Art Ensemble (1982-1985)
Guest appearances:
Japan (Tokyo, Yokohama)
France (Nice)
Switzerland (Zurich)
Germany (Hannover, Nuremberg, Essen, Wuppertal)
Thailand (Bangkok)
New Zealand (Auckland)
Austria (Vienna, Linz, Gars, Schruns)

Principal roles:
Operas:
Erkel: Bánk bán  Biberach
Mozart: Le nozze di Figaro  Bartolo
Mozart: Don Giovanni  Commendatore
Mozart: Die Zauberflöte  Sarastro
Bellini: Norma  Oroveso
Puccini: Tosca  Angelotti
Gounod: Roméo et Juliette  Frère Laurent
Verdi: Don Carlos – Philip II, Charles V
Verdi: Rigoletto  Sparafucile
Verdi: Nabucco  Baal
Verdi: Aida  Ramfis
Verdi: Macbeth  Banquo
Verdi: Otello  Lodovico
Verdi: La forza del destino  Pater Guardiano, Marchese di Calatrava
Tchaikovsky: Eugene Onegin  Gremin
Bizet: Carmen  Zuniga
Wagner: Lohengrin – The King's Herald
Wagner: Parsifal  Titurel
Bartók: Bluebeard's Castle  Bluebeard
Oratorio solo parts:
Handel: Messiah, Simon (Judas Maccabaeus)
Bach: Saint John Passion, Saint Matthew Passion, Magnificat
Haydn: The Creation, Stabat Mater
Mozart: Requiem, Missa solemnis (in C major), Missa brevis (in B major), Missa brevis (in C major), Mass in C minor, Mass in C major (Coronation)
Beethoven: Symphony No. 9
Rossini: Stabat Mater, Petite Messe Solennelle, Messa di Gloria
Mendelssohn: Paulus
Verdi: Requiem
Puccini: Messa di Gloria

Performances

2019. September 10.2019-09-10
The Queen of Sheba (Die Königin von Saba) — Tel Aviv
2019. December 14.2019-12-14
La bohème
2019. December 16.2019-12-16
La bohème
2019. December 18.2019-12-18
La bohème
2019. December 20.2019-12-20
La bohème
2019. December 22.2019-12-22
La bohème
2019. December 28.2019-12-28
La bohème
2020. May 25.2020-05-25
Tannhäuser
2020. May 27.2020-05-27
Die Frau ohne Schatten (The Woman without a Shadow)
2020. May 31.2020-05-31
Die Frau ohne Schatten (The Woman without a Shadow)
2020. June 2.2020-06-02
Die Frau ohne Schatten (The Woman without a Shadow)
2020. June 6.2020-06-06
Die Frau ohne Schatten (The Woman without a Shadow)