ENSEMBLE 2007-2008
Martijn Cornet Christina Dietzsch Alexander EgorovSeil Kim
Eri Nakamura Ivo Posti An de Ridder Trisdee na Patalung
Seil Kim
Tenor Seil Kim first studied at the Seoul School for Performing Arts in Korea and continued his studies in Rome at the Accademia di Santa Cecilia and then at the Geneva Conservatory. He was a member of the Opera Studio in Biel in Switzerland in 2005. He has studied with Franco Corelli, Nicolai Gedda, Eric Tappy, Gilles Cachemaille and Hans Peter Blochwitz and has also taken part in master classes with Virginia Zeani, Jocelyne Dienst and Rita de Letteris. Seil Kim has performed frequently in many countries, often in the role of Nero in Monteverdi’s Poppea. He has also performed as a soloist in oratorio and recital, winning the second prize in the Maria Callas Competition in Athens in 2005. This season he is a fulltime member of Opera Studio Nederland and will appear in the title role of La descente d’Orphée aux enfers by M.A. Charpentier in the Concertgebouw in Amsterdam and in the Doelen in Rotterdam.