Resident Artist

Piotr Buszewski · tenor

AVA third-year Resident Artist

Hometown: Warsaw, Poland.

Education: Studied at The Juilliard School and Fryderyk Chopin Music University in Warsaw; Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia Opera Studio in Rome.

Competitions: First Prize at the Mario Lanza Competition (2017); Giargiari Bel Canto Competition Second Place Winner (2017); Gerda Lissner International Vocal Competition 2017 (3rd prize); Loren L. Zachary Vocal Competition 2017 (Encouragement Prize); Third Prize, Zinka Milanov Opera Competition 2016; Special Prize winner, Otto Edelman Competition, 2016; Second Prize, Marcella Sembrich International Voice Competition 2015; Second Prize, Hal Leonard Vocal Competition, 2015.

Roles at AVA: Monostatos, Die Zauberflöte; Edgardo, Lucia di Lammermoor; Courier, The Demon; Guccio, Gianni Schicchi; Tinca, Il tabarro; Brühlmann, Werther; Flaminio, L'amore dei tre re.

Previous and Recent Roles: Ernesto, Don Pasquale, Brevard Music Festival; Rinuccio, Gianni Schicchi, Trentino Music Festival; Le Journaliste, Les Mamelles de Tirésias, The Juilliard School; Nemorino, L'elisir d'amore, Oberlin in Italy.

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