Thomas Goerz (Canada)

Bass-Baritone

Biography

Dramatic integrity and vocal clarity are the enduring artistic hallmarks of Thomas Goerz. His impressive variety of roles ranges from Leporello (Don Giovanni) with Opera Ontario to Owen Hart (Dead Man Walking) with the Calgary Opera. Current and upcoming engagements include Pooh Bah (The Mikado) and Rocco (Fidelio) at the Edmonton Opera, as well as Don Basilio (Il barbiere di Siviglia) with Vancouver Opera. Recent engagements include the world premiere of Lillian Alling, Publio (La clemenza di Tito), and Bartolo (Le nozze di Figaro) at Vancouver Opera, der Sprecher (Die Zauberflöte) at Opera Lyra Ottawa, and Handel’s Israel in Egypt wth the Toronto Mendelssohn Choir. 

Recently

Sulpice (cover), La fille du régiment (The Metropolitan Opera); Don Basilio, Il barbiere di Siviglia (Vancouver Opera); Rocco, Fidelio (Edmonton Opera)

Upcoming

Sacristan, Tosca (Vancouver Opera); Sergeant of Police, The Pirates of Penzance (Calgary Opera); soloist, Stabat Mater – Scalatti (Les Violons du Roy)

Opéra de Montréal

Company debut.