Sébastien Parotte


The voice is the mirror of the soul. La voix est le miroir de l'âme. Music harmonically unites the soul with our existence. La musique met l'âme en harmonie avec tout ce qui existe. I look forward to singing a familiar programme with new colleagues on the KLANGBADHALL festival stage.


In addition to concerts with the Philharmonic Orchestra of Lüttich, he was also employed at the theatre in Limoges, the Opéra National de Lorraine, the Festival d’Aix-en-Provence, the Festival Verbier, the Théatre Royal de la Monnaie, Brussels, the Opéra National de Bordeaux, and at Landestheater Linz. Since the season of 2011/12 he has worked at the State Theatre Nürnberg, where he debuted with Leporello in Don Giovanni

In recent times, he worked for productions like La Cenerentola (Rossini) in Montenegro and La Traviata (Verdi) at Theater Hof (Germany). Further projects took him to l’Opéra National de Bordeaux, l’Opéra National de Nancy, Landestheater Linz, the Festival d’Aix-en-Provence and many other institutions. His latest project was last year’s production of Jeanne d’Arc au Bücher at l’Orchestre Royal Philarmonique de Liége.

Current role

Mars, Gott des Krieges - ORPHEUS IN THE UNDERWORLD
by: Hans Peter Holnsteiner


Orpheus’ and Eurydice’s marriage has been troubled for quite some time. When one of her admirers turns out to be Pluto, the God of Death, who seduces her into his realm, Orpheus is ecstatic. However, Public Opinion forces him to keep up appearances and to ask Jupiter, Father of Gods, to hand back...