ENSEMBLE 2007-2008
Martijn Cornet Christina Dietzsch Alexander EgorovSeil Kim
Eri Nakamura Ivo Posti An de Ridder Trisdee na Patalung
Ivo Posti
Countertenor Ivo Posti was born in Estonia and there first studied history and then voice at the H. Eller Music School in Tartu with Aino Kôiv, completing his studies at the Royal Conservatory of The Hague with Rita Dams and Barbara Pearson. Since then he has also studied with Marius van Altena and Diane Forlano as well as taking part in master classes with Taru Valjakka, Thomas Wiedenhofer, Michael Chance and Jill Feldman. Ivo Posti has given concerts in Estonia and elsewhere in Europe and has won many prizes. He will make his debut in Aix-en-Provence in Purcell’s Dido and Aeneas and with the Bangkok Opera in 2008. Last season he performed the role of Nero in Monteverdi’s L’incoronazione di Poppea in the Concertgebouw in Amsterdam in December 2006 and during the Rotterdam Opera Days in May 2007. This season he is a full-time member of the ensemble of Opera Studio Nederland.