Sergio Escobar - Tenor
Born in Toledo (Spain), Sergio Escobar started his musical training at the Conservatory "Arturo Soria" and at the “Escuela Superior de Canto“ in Madrid.
He has done many Master Class with artists such as Viorica Cortez, Jaime Aragall, Francisco Ortiz, Noelia Buñuel, Montserrat Caballé, Teresa Berganza and Raina Kabaivanska.
In 2012 he won three International Competitions: the First Prize at the International Singing Competition "Ciudad de Logroño"(Spain) , 2nd Prize Competition Monserrat Caballé (Zaragoza-Spain) and “2nd Prize “International Competition Bilbao" (Spain) As the protagonist in the opera “Don Carlo” (Version Modena in five acts) he had great success at the Teatro Luciano Pavarotti in Modena and Piacenza ,opposite Giacomo Prestia, stayed by Joseph Franconi Lee and under the baton of Fabrizio Ventura (October 2012)
In 2013 he sang Corrado –Il Corsaro conducted and stayed by Gianluigi Gelmetti at the Teatro Verdi di Trieste.
He made his debut at Teatro Regio di Parma in Nabucco(Ismaele) conducted by Mº Renato Palumbo and at Teatro Comunale di Bologna in Norma (Pollione) and Nabucco under the baton of Mº Michele Mariotti.
In 2014 he has played Il Trovatore(Manrico) at the Opera de Sao Paulo (Brazil) , Donizetti’s Poliuto at Teatro San Carlo in Lisbon, Attila at Teatro Verdi di Trieste directed by Maestro Donato Renzetti, Aida in Macerata opposite Fiorenza Cedolins and Sonia Ganassi. Cavalleria Rusticana in Florence. , Don Carlo in Tokyo (New National Theater).Norma (Pollione) at Teatro de la Maestranza de Sevilla, Tosca opposite Carlos Álvarez in Cordoba (Spain) ,La Dogaresa at Teatro de la Zarzuela in Madrid,Madama Butterfly in Holland,Nabucco in Oviedo.
Future projects include: Ballo in Maschera in Italy (Pavia, Cremona,Brescia,Como) ,Don Carlo,Oberto and Il Trovatore in Franckfurt ,Norma in Trieste,Macbeth in Bogota, Cavalleria Rusticana in Tokio.