Bass-baritone

Brandon Cedel

Introduction

American Bass-baritone Brandon Cedel is a recent graduate of the Metropolitan Opera’s Lindemann Young Artist Development Program, and was an ensemble member of Oper Frankfurt from 2016-2019.

Highlights in his 2019/20 season include Masetto Don Giovanni for the Lyric Opera of Chicago, Basilio Il barbiere di Siviglia for the Canadian Opera Company and Garibaldo in a European tour of Rodelinda with The English Concert under Harry Bicket.

Elsewhere he has sung Masetto for the Metropolitan Opera; Leporello Don Giovanni and Argante Rinaldo for the Glyndebourne Festival; Collatinus The Rape of Lucretia for the Boston Lyric Opera; the title role in Le nozze di Figaro for Opera Philadelphia and Colline La bohème for the Canadian Opera Company.

His many roles for Oper Frankfurt include Masetto, Sprecher Die Zauberflöte, Lieutenant Ratcliffe Billy Budd, Argante, Ariodate Xerxes, Cesare Angelotti Tosca, Brander La damna­tion de Faust and Achior in Mozart’s La Betulia Liberata.


Performance Schedule

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    19:00 14 Nov 2019 Lyric Opera of Chicago, CHICAGO

    WOLFGANG AMADEUS MOZART Don Giovanni

    Conductor: James Gaffigan
    Don Giovanni:  Ildar Abdrazakov
    Leporello: Matthew Rose
    Donna Elvira: Amanda Majeski
    Donna Anna: Rachel Willis-Sørensen
    Zerlina: Ying Fang
    Masetto: Brandon Cedel
    Don Ottavio: Ben Bliss
    Illcommendatore: Mika Kares

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    14:00 17 Nov 2019 Lyric Opera of Chicago, CHICAGO

    WOLFGANG AMADEUS MOZART Don Giovanni

    Conductor: James Gaffigan
    Don Giovanni:  Ildar Abdrazakov
    Leporello: Matthew Rose
    Donna Elvira: Amanda Majeski
    Donna Anna: Rachel Willis-Sørensen
    Zerlina: Ying Fang
    Masetto: Brandon Cedel
    Don Ottavio: Ben Bliss
    Illcommendatore: Mika Kares

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    14:00 20 Nov 2019 Lyric Opera of Chicago, CHICAGO

    WOLFGANG AMADEUS MOZART Don Giovanni

    Conductor: James Gaffigan
    Don Giovanni:  Ildar Abdrazakov
    Leporello: Matthew Rose
    Donna Elvira: Amanda Majeski
    Donna Anna: Rachel Willis-Sørensen
    Zerlina: Ying Fang
    Masetto: Brandon Cedel
    Don Ottavio: Ben Bliss
    Illcommendatore: Mika Kares

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    19:30 23 Nov 2019 Lyric Opera of Chicago, CHICAGO

    WOLFGANG AMADEUS MOZART Don Giovanni

    Conductor: James Gaffigan
    Don Giovanni:  Ildar Abdrazakov
    Leporello: Matthew Rose
    Donna Elvira: Amanda Majeski
    Donna Anna: Rachel Willis-Sørensen
    Zerlina: Ying Fang
    Masetto: Brandon Cedel
    Don Ottavio: Ben Bliss
    Illcommendatore: Mika Kares

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    19:00 26 Nov 2019 Lyric Opera of Chicago, CHICAGO

    WOLFGANG AMADEUS MOZART Don Giovanni

    Conductor: James Gaffigan
    Don Giovanni:  Ildar Abdrazakov
    Leporello: Matthew Rose
    Donna Elvira: Amanda Majeski
    Donna Anna: Rachel Willis-Sørensen
    Zerlina: Ying Fang
    Masetto: Brandon Cedel
    Don Ottavio: Ben Bliss
    Illcommendatore: Mika Kares

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    19:30 30 Nov 2019 Lyric Opera of Chicago, CHICAGO

    WOLFGANG AMADEUS MOZART Don Giovanni

    Conductor: James Gaffigan
    Don Giovanni:  Ildar Abdrazakov
    Leporello: Matthew Rose
    Donna Elvira: Amanda Majeski
    Donna Anna: Rachel Willis-Sørensen
    Zerlina: Ying Fang
    Masetto: Brandon Cedel
    Don Ottavio: Ben Bliss
    Illcommendatore: Mika Kares

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    19:00 03 Dec 2019 Lyric Opera of Chicago, CHICAGO

    WOLFGANG AMADEUS MOZART Don Giovanni

    Conductor: James Gaffigan
    Don Giovanni: Davide Luciano
    Leporello: Matthew Rose
    Donna Elvira: Amanda Majeski
    Donna Anna: Rachel Willis-Sørensen
    Zerlina: Ying Fang
    Masetto: Brandon Cedel
    Don Ottavio: Ben Bliss
    Illcommendatore: Mika Kares

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    14:00 05 Dec 2019 Lyric Opera of Chicago, CHICAGO

    WOLFGANG AMADEUS MOZART Don Giovanni

    Conductor: James Gaffigan
    Don Giovanni: Davide Luciano
    Leporello: Matthew Rose
    Donna Elvira: Amanda Majeski
    Donna Anna: Rachel Willis-Sørensen
    Zerlina: Ying Fang
    Masetto: Brandon Cedel
    Don Ottavio: Ben Bliss
    Illcommendatore: Mika Kares

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    14:00 08 Dec 2019 Lyric Opera of Chicago, CHICAGO

    WOLFGANG AMADEUS MOZART Don Giovanni

    Conductor: James Gaffigan
    Don Giovanni: Davide Luciano
    Leporello: Matthew Rose
    Donna Elvira: Amanda Majeski
    Donna Anna: Rachel Willis-Sørensen
    Zerlina: Ying Fang
    Masetto: Brandon Cedel
    Don Ottavio: Ben Bliss
    Illcommendatore: Mika Kares