Georgios Papadimitriou

Greek bass-baritone, he started music at the age of five studying piano and advanced music theory. He took his diploma under Martha Arapi in 2010. His love for opera increased by participating in the Choruses of the Greek National Opera and the Hellenic Broadcasting Corporation. He continued his studies in the USA (City University, New York, with a scholarship from the State Scholarships Foundation, Athens), where he began his soloist career, singing among others Dr Cajus (The Merry Wives of Windsor) and Dr Grenvil (La traviata) at the Delaware Valley Opera, as well as Colline (La bohème) and Figaro (Le nozze di Figaro) at the Regina Opera. He com- pleted his studies at the Music Academy of Würzburg under Cheryl Studer with scholarships from the Richard Wagner and Bertelsmann Foundations. During 2016/17 artistic season he made his debut with the Opéra national du Rhin as a member of the Opera Studio, while in 2018 he debuted at the GNO in the productions Ζ and The Princess and the Pea. He was born in Kastoria, northern Greece, and graduated from the Athens University of Economics and Business.