Tenor Anthony Ciaramitaro joins the Domingo-Colburn-Stein Young Artist Program for the 2019/20 season.
Floridian tenor and Metropolitan Opera Council Auditions 2019 National Semifinalist Anthony Ciaramitaro is drawing attention for his Italianate sound and compelling stage presence. Mr. Ciaramitaro recently completed his first summer as an apprentice with the Santa Fe Opera, where he covered the role of Lindoro in L’Italiana in Algeri, and he returns to Santa Fe for the summer of 2019 to sing the role of Toke in the world premiere of The Thirteenth Child.
Mr. Ciaramitaro is a former Cornelia T. Bailey Apprentice Artist at Palm Beach Opera, and a former Marion Roose Pullin Studio Artist with Arizona Opera, where he appeared as Theseus in Patrick Morganelli’s Hercules vs. Vampires, Spoletta in Tosca, the Governor and Vanderdendur in Candide, and Count Almaviva in The Barber of Seville. Mr. Ciaramitaro performed the role of Don Ramiro in La Cenerentola as a member of the prestigious Merola Opera Program in 2017, and spent previous seasons as a studio artist with Chautauqua Opera and Wolf Trap Opera, where he performed the roles of Don Basilio in The Marriage of Figaro and the Messenger in Aïda.
While working toward a Masters in Music at Florida State University under the direction of Maestro Douglas Fisher and voice teacher David Okerlund, Mr. Ciaramitaro performed the roles of Alfredo in La Traviata, Charles II in Carlisle Floyd’s Prince of Players, and Don Ramiro in La Cenerentola. Mr. Ciaramitaro earned a Bachelor of Arts degree from Rollins College and studied with tenor Richard Owens.
In concert, Mr. Ciaramitaro has performed Orff’s Carmina Burana and Haydn’s The Creation with the Tallahassee Community Chorus, and was the tenor soloist in Handel’s Messiah at the Crystal Cathedral and with the Messiah Choral Society of Winter Park and the Villages Philharmonic.