Nico Darmanin makes his role debut as Ory in Rossini’s comic opera LE COMTE ORY for Dorset Opera Festival. Containing some of Rossini’s most colourful orchestral writing the opera uses some music from the earlier IL VIAGGIO A REIMS but is based on a farcical story about... Read more
President's New Year's Day Concert
Maltese tenor Nico Darmanin will be headlining the vocal and instrumental New Year’s concert together with the National Philharmonic Orchestra on 3 January, under the patronage of President Marie Louise Coliero Preca.
Despite his young age, Nico Darmanin has already managed to... Read more
Nico Darmanin joins the Hazard chase vocal list
We are happy to welcome the Maltese tenor Nico Darmanin to the vocal list.
Having already made his debut at the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden in Les vêpres siciliennes (returning for Die Frau ohne Schatten), Nico is also establishing himself in the Rossini and bel... Read more
Le pré au clercs
The opera tells the contrasted love story between Isabelle and Baron de Mergy, two young Protestants in 16th century France, a country still shocked after the St. Bartholomew’s Day Massacre.
“ He’s decided, he’s obviously very cautious of what is going on after the... Read more