Born in Benevento, he took a diploma in piano and singing at the “Nicola Sala” Conservatory, where he also studied Organ and Chamber music. Currently he studies with the mezzo Chiara Chialli. 

In 2012  he attended «Giovani all'opera» Academy in Stresa (Italy) under the guidance of Natale De Carolis debuting Don Basilio in Barbiere di Siviglia at 51^ Stresa Festiva. In 2013 he won 67th competition of Teatro Lirico Sperimentale of Spoleto where he performed as Angelotti in Tosca and  Guglielmo in Così fan tutte. In the same year he was admitted at Accademia Rossiniana in Pesaro with Alberto Zedda, singing at XXV Rossini Opera Festival in  Il Viaggio a Reims (Don Prudenzio). In 2014 he was admitted in Accademia Teatro alla Scala where he studied with world renowned singers such as Renato Bruson, Luciana Serra and Luciana d’Intino. 
He studied style and praxis of the baroque repertoire with contralto Sonia Prina.
 
He received the third price at “Spiros Argiris” 2017 in Sarzana; audience price in the baroque section at the “Renata Tebaldi” competition; third price at “Ottavio Ziino” International Singing Competition 2018. He won “XLVIII Toti dal Monte Competition” in Treviso; 70th “As.Li.Co.” singing competition in Como, second price at “Rizzardo Bino” male voice competition 2019. First price and best bass price at “Giulio Neri” International Singing Competition 2021 in Torrita di Siena; Second price at “Premio Etta e Paolo Limiti” in Milan.

DAVIDE'S BIO

He sang Betto di Signa in Gianni Schicchi and Dante in S.Monterisi’s Schicchi e Puccini (world première) at the Teatro Municipale Piacenza, Togrul in A.Casella’s La donna serpente at the Festival della Valle d’Itria in Martina Franca (conducted by Fabio Luisi), Masetto in  Don Giovanni in most important Italian Theatres for As.Li.Co. (directed by Graham Vick). He made his debut at the Teatro alla Scala in the role of Alidoro in Rossini's Cenerentola and The 5th Woman in G.Battistelli’s  CO2  (World première) directed by Robert Carsen. He sang  Moralès and Zuniga in Carmen for Turin Classical Music Festival, Achilla in Handel's Giulio Cesare at  the Cairo Opera House, bass soloist in Mozart's Requiem K626 with Chorus and Orchestra of Teatro Massimo Bellini Catania, Gaudenzio in Rossini's Il Signor Bruschino  at  La Fenice Venice, Colline in Boheme at the Teatro Regio Turin, Ubaldo in Pergolesi’s Serva Padrona at the Festival Vicenza in Lirica, Noye in Britten’s Noye’s fludde at “Ente Concerti Marialisa De Carolis” in Sassari, Fabrizio in Rossini’s Gazza Ladra  at the Teatro Petruzzelli Bari,  Masetto in Don Giovanni at the Stadttheater Klagenfurt, at the Teatro La Fenice in Venice and at the Stadttheater Basel,  Antonio in Rossini’s Il Viaggio a Reims at the Teatro dell’Opera Rome conducted by D. Michieletto and directed by S. Montanari; Mustafà in Rossini’s Adina at the Rossini Opera Festival; Polinestore in Antonio Lotti’s Polidoro at the Teatro Olimpico in Vicenza (World premiere in modern times), the debut of the title role in Mozart’s Le Nozze di Figaro in Treviso, Ferrara and Jesi.

 

Recent and future engagements include: Blansac in Rossini’s La scala di seta in a ROF tournée at the ROH Muscat, Jesùs in Bach’s Johannes Passion in Vicenza, Bass soloist in Brahms’s  Ein deutsches Requiem di Brahms at the Teatro San Carlo Neaples, Bass soloist in Haydn’s Missa in tempore belli in Como and Cremona, Plutone in Porpora’s Orfeo at the Festival della Valle d’Itria in Martina Franca, Bass soloist in Rossini’s Petite messe solennelle at the Teatro Olimpico in Vicenza, Rodolfo in Sonnambula and Walter in Guglielmo Tell at the theaters of Como, Cremona, Brescia, Bergamo, Pavia; Bass soloist in Mozart’s Krönungsmesse and Beethoven’s IX Symphony  at the Festival Internazionale di Musica Sacra in Vaticano – Rome, Araldo in Sciarrino’s Il canto s’attrista, perché? at the Stadttheater Klagenfurt (World Premiere), Ferrando in Trovatore and Masetto in Don Giovanni at the Arena Sferisterio in Macerata, Osmin in Mozart’s Zaide at the Opera di Roma conducted by Daniele Gatti and directed by Graham Vick, Plutone in Orfeo and Il Ballo delle Ingrate at the Monteverdi Festival in Cremona, Plutone in Monteverdi’s Orfeo at the Teatro Alighieri in Ravenna conducted by Ottavio Dantone and directed by Pierluigi Pizzi, Bass soloist in Rossini’s Petite messe solennelle and Mozart’s Requiem at the Teatro Carlo Felice in Genova,  Alfonso in Lucrezia Borgia at the Teatro Comunale in Bologna.

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