Baritone Age 28
Region Finals Repertoire
Hai gia vinta la causa------Le Nozze di Figaro------Mozart È sogno? o realtà------Falstaff------Verdi
Eri tu------Un Ballo in Maschera------Verdi
Vision fugitive------Hérodiade------Massenet Heiterkeit und Fröhlichkeit------Der Wildschütz------Lortzing
Opera idols: Tell us a little bit more about yourself.
Kidon Choi: I am from Seoul, South Korea and did my undergrad in music at Hanyang Univ. in Korea, in voice performance. I am now a Master student at Manhattan School of Music.
OI: When did you know you wanted to be an opera singer?
KC: When I started to study voice for being an opera singer.
OI: Do you remember the first opera you saw?
KC: Rigoletto is the first opera that I saw. That opera influenced me to become an opera singer.
OI: What roles have you performed? Any opera houses you would like to perform at?
KC: I performed Rodomonte from Orlando Paladino, Peter from Hänsel und Gretel, Rigoletto from Rigoletto, Amonasro from Aida, and Germont from La Traviata. I would like to perform Rigoletto at the Metropolitan Opera House.