Alain Coulombe (Canada)

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Biography

His 2012-2013 season includes the roles of Banco (Macbeth) with Pacific Opera Victoria, Palémon (Thaïs) with Toronto’s Opera in Concert, and Comte des Grieux (Manon) with the Opéra de Montréal. In the 2011-2012 season, he took part in two world premieres, as Lieutenant Gordon Muriel Flowerdew (Mary’s Wedding) at Pacific Opera Victoria, and as Clark Gable (Waiting for Miss Monroe) at the Netherlands Opera. Other recent engagements include the Father (L’Enfance du Christ) with the Spanish National Orchestra, Don Fernando (Fidelio) at the Edmonton Opera, and Marcel (Les Huguenots) at Toronto’s Opera In Concert. Last OdM appearance: Dead Man Walking (2013)

Photo: Fabrice Grover

Recently

Sparafucile, Rigoletto (Michigan Opera); Ramfis, Aida (Calgary Opera); King, Aida (Canadian Opera Company)

Upcoming

Banco, Macbeth (Opéra de Québec); Zuniga, Carmen (Opera Lyra Ottawa); Arkel, Pelléas et Mélisande

Opéra de Montréal

Fedora Boroff / Michele september 1995
Macbeth Doctor november 1995
Orphée aux enfers Bacchus december 1995
The Magic Flute Speaker march 1996
Tosca A jail officer may 1996
Rigoletto Conte Ceprano february 1997
Jenufa Rychtar march 1997
Madame Butterfly The impérial Commissioner november 1997
Il trovatore A Gypsy february 1998
Manon Lescaut L'oste / A sergent degli arcieri may 1998
Nabucco Grand Priest november 2001
Le Gala 6th edition december 2001
The Rape of Lucrecia Collatinus april 2003
Le Gala 12th edition december 2007
Lucia di Lammermoor Raimondo may 2009
Le Gala 16th edition december 2011
Dead Man Walking George Benton march 2013