Biography

Despite his relative youth the young french tenor, Sébastien Guèze,
has already had tremendous success singing at internationally renowned venues such as La Fenice di Venezia, La Monnaie de Bruxelles, Amsterdam Concertgebow, Schwetzingen Festival, Festival di Spoleto, Santa Cecilia Roma, Koeln Opera, Warsaw Wielki Theater, Opera of Athens, Les Chorégies d'Orange, Paris Théâtre des Champs Elysées, Salle Pleyel, Helsinki National Opera, Tokio Oji Hall, Valencia Palao de Les Arts, Harare International Festival of the Arts (Zimbabwe), and Miami Florida Grand Opera to name
but a few.



Stage directed by Graham Vick, Garnett Bruce, Willy Decker, Mariusz Trelinski, Andreas Homoki, Georges Lavaudant, Marco Bellocchio...
And conducted by Placido Domingo, Zubin Metha, Carlo Rizzi,
Alain Altinoglu, Johanes Debus… Sébastien Guèze sang titles roles
in performances of Faust, La Boheme, La Traviata, Rigoletto,
Romeo and Juliet... or in the forgotten repertory like Andromaque
(Grétry, CD/Glossa), Le Roi d'Ys (Lalo, DVD/Dynamic), Salammbo (Reyer), Djamileh (Bizet), Lodoïska (Cherubini) or Mireille (Gounod), sharing the stage with Placido Domingo, Elena Kelissidi, Roberto Alagna, Kate Aldrich, Aleksandra Kurzak, Ruggero Raimondi, Nino Machaidze…



He studied voice in the south of France and at the same time,
studying for his Masters degree in International Business.
Later on, he decides to devote itself exclusively to music and began
his studies at the National Conservatory of Paris. He won prizes in different international contest, upon completion of his studies at the National Conservatory of Paris, where he finished in first place with
the "Jury Congratulations". Crowned "Revelation Opera singer"
by the French Association of Artists (ADAMI), and named at the French award "Victors in Classical Music 2009" in the "Revelation Artist
of the Year" category, Mr. Gueze was awarded Prize of the Public
and second prize in Placido Domingo's renowned voice competition "Operalia" which launched Gueze's career to the international level.



Next seasons Mr. Guèze will sing Romeo in Miami Florida Grand Opera, Alfredo in La Traviata in La Monnaie de Bruxelles, Fabrice del Dongo
in La Chartreuse de Parme (Sauguet) in Marseille, and others roles like Pinkerton in Madama Butterfly, Nemorino in L'Elisire d'Amore, Nadir
in Les Pêcheurs de Perles, Chevalier Des Grieux in Manon or Faust title role.


Voir la biographie sur Wikipedia

Awards

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Prize of the Public and Second Prize Placido Domingo's "Operalia",2006


First Prize National Conservatory of Paris with "Jury Congratulations", 2006


First Prize European singing competition in Arles (France), 2004


Silver Voice, gold Voice tournament Metz, 2003


Nominations

"Revelation Opera singer", French Association of Artists (ADAMI), 2006


Named in the "Revelation Artist of the Year","Victors in Classical Music" , 2009

Discography

Andromaque, Glossa (2010)


Songs, Naïve (2011)


Le Roi d'Ys, (Dynamic, 2009)


La boîte à Musique (Naïve 2007)

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