Eduardo Chama

Bass-Baritone, Actor, Teacher
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ABOUT ME

Bass-baritone Eduardo Chama has received recognition for his work on both the operatic and concert stages around the world. He has worked in opera houses such as the Metropolitan Opera, Chicago Lyric Opera, New Israeli Opera, Deutsche Oper Am Rhein, Opéra de Montréal, Netherlands Opera, Vlaamse Opera in Belgium, Teatro Colón in Buenos Aires, Argentina, Opera de Puerto Rico, L’Opéra Français de New York, New York City Opera, Florida Grand Opera, Palermo Opera in Sicily, Maggio Musicale Fiorentino, Genève Opera ,Teatro Real in Madrid, Glimmerglass Opera, Seattle Opera, San Diego Opera, Central City Opera, Opera Colorado, Washington Concert Opera, Edmonton Opera, Calgary Opera to name a few. Recognized for his vocal technique and presence; his signature roles include Figaro (Le Nozze di Figaro) Mozart, Leporello, (Don Giovanni) Mozart, Mephistopheles (Faust) Gounod, Four Villains (Tales of Hoffman) Offenbach, Amonasro (Aida) Verdi, Sancho (Don Quichotte) Massenet, Fastaff (Falstaff) Verdi, Dulcamara, ( L'elisir D'amore) Donizetti, Don Pasquale (Don Pasquale) Donizetti, Don Bartolo (Il Barbiere di Siviglia) Rossini, Don Magnifico, (Cenerentola) Rossini and Mustafá (L'italiana in Algeri) Rossini.

Winner of multiple competitions, in 2006 he was awarded a Grammy® for his collaboration as a soloist in the recording of the opera Ainadamar by Osvaldo Golijov. Other significant recordings include Jubilee Games, composed and conducted by Leonard Bernstein, and Le Nozze di Figaro, conducted by Zubin Mehta.

He has given master classes at Seattle Opera, Glimmerglass Opera, Calgary Opera, Colorado Opera, Instituto Superior del Teatro Colon, Classical Singer Expo, and educational institutions like Hong Kong Academy of the Performing Arts, Yong Siew Toh Conservatory of Music in Singapore, the Holy Cross College, MA; Lincoln State University, NE; and Millersville University, PA. He was on the voice faculty for the International Vocal Arts Institute (Israel, Montreal and Puerto Rico), Sociedad Internacional de Valores de Arte Mexicano, (SIVAM), and at the prestigious Castleton Festival in Virginia.

He serves as the director of the Voice Department and co-director of the Opera Program at Mason Gross School of the Arts, Rutgers University, and keeps his private voice studio in the Philadelphia area.

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SOME MEMORABLE PERFORMANCES

VIDEOS

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GALLERY

Some of my favorite roles, personal memories and friends.
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TESTIMONIALS

WHAT I HAVE TO OFFER

MY SERVICES

About singing: ``A big chest, a big mouth, 90 percent memory, 10 percent intelligence, lots of hard work, and something in the heart.`` Enrico Caruso

PERFORMANCES

For performances, Opera, Concert & Recitals and recordings please contact my worldwide agents at www.barrettartists.com

RUTGERS UNIVERSITY

If interested in pursuing an academic degree you can contact me at Mason Gross School of the Arts

PRIVATE LESSONS

For information about private lessons you can contact me through the form at the bottom of this page. Current students can book directly using the Calendly button.

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The Manhattan Music Competition

It is with great pleasure to announce that I have been selected to adjudicate The Manhattan Music Competition 2017. I am definitely in great company of friends, colleagues and admired singers. The winners were almost unanimously selected and it was an honor to...

Recital on the works

Yes! you read right. My wife pianist extraordinaire Tzu-Hwa Ho and I are working on a fusion recital that will include music from our road to become what we are today. We will keep you posted will take sometime (mostly my fault), but I promise will be wo...

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CONTACT ME

Performing is my passion and I love to teach others who share it.
From the beginner to the young professional I can offer private lessons at my studio located in Philadelphia.
For those looking to start or continue an academic career, I am also an Associate Professor and the Co-Director of the Opera Institute at Mason Gross School of the Arts, Part of Rutgers University in NJ.
For Master Classes or adjudication information, please contact me.

Address:

Mason Gross School of the Arts
81 George Street (parking at 85 George Street)
New Brunswick, NJ 08901
Rutgers University, Douglass Campus

Bethlehem, PA Studio
3566 Hecktown Rd, Bethlehem, PA 18020

Phone:

Mason Gross School of the Arts
+1-(732)-932-8840

Hours:

Mon-Fri 10am – 7pm

Sat-Sun Please Don’t 🙂