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Member, Music Staff, Santa Fe Opera, New Mexico
1971-1973, 1977-1979, 1981-1983, 2000
Coach, Wolf Trap Opera Company, Vienna, Virginia
1974-1975

Coach, Juilliard School of Music, New York City, New York
1971-1972 Season
Music Director, Opera Department, Boston Conservatory of Music, Boston,
Massachusetts, 1972-1973
Coach Opera Department, Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts
1972-1974
Free Lance Coach/Accompanist; New York City, New York
1974-2004
Free Lance Coach/Accompanist; Paris, France
2004-present

 

Experienced Accompanist/Vocal Coach
Employment History
DAVID TRIESTRAM
20, Rue d'Austerlitz
75012 Paris, France
+33 (0)681668732
DTriestram@aol.com

Audition accompanist for many professional opera artists and companies including:
The Metropolitan Opera, New York City, New York
Houston Grand Opera, Houston, Texas
Western Opera Theater, the touring company of San Francisco Opera; San
Francisco, California

Recitalist with Roberta Alexander, James Atherton, Joyce Castle, Brent Ellis, Joseph Frank, Denyce Graves, Howard Haskin, James King, Alessandra Marc, and Ashley Putnam
Coach with several opera companies, including: San Francisco Opera, Virginia Opera Association, La Fenice (Venice, Italy), VARA Matinee (Amsterdam), Netherlands Opera

Education
Oberlin Conservatory of Music, Bachelor of Music, 1971

Operas I know:


Adès
:                            
Powder Her Face    
Argemto:                    
Dream of Valentino*
Postcard From Morocco     
Barber:                                   
Hand of Bridge*
(Concert Version)
Antony and Cleopatra
Vanessa
Bartók:                                   
Bluebeard’s Castle
Beethoven:                 
Fidelio           
Bellini:                       
Norma
La Sonnambula
I Puritani       
Berg:                           
Wozzeck*
Lulu*  
Berlioz:                       
Les Troyens*
(Concert Version)    
La Damnation de Faust
Bernstein:                  
Trouble in Tahiti
Candide
Blitzstein:                   
Regina   
Bizet:                          
Les Pêcheurs de Perles
Carmen
Britten:                       
Albert Herring*
Billy Budd
Death in Venice
Midsummer Night’s Dream
The Little Sweep                                                                              
Peter Grimes
Rape of Lucretia                   
Turn of the Screw*
Catalani:                     
La Wally        
Charpentier:              
Louise
Cherubini:                  
Medea
Cilea:
Adriana Lecouvreur
Copland:                     
The Tender Land     
Dallapiccola:             
Il Prigioniero
Debussy:                    
L’Enfant Prodigue*
Pelleas et Melisande*  
Delibes: 
Lakmé* (Concert)
Floyd:
Susannah
Of Mice and Men
Gershwin:
Porgy and Bess 
Giordano:
Andrea Chenier
Fedora*

  

  

Gounod:
Faust
Roméo et Juliette
Händel:

Giulio Cesare
Alcina
Henze:

Die Bassariden
Elegy For Young Lovers
Der Prinz von Homburg
Das Verratene Meer
Hindemith:
Mathis der Mahler
Hoiby:
Summer and Smoke* 
Humperdinck:

Hansel und Gretel
Janáček:
Příhody lišky bystroušky 
(Cunning Little Vixen)
Jenůfa
Katja Kabanová
Věc Makropulos
Korngold:
Die Tote Stadt
Violanta*
Lehár:
Die Lustige Witwe*
Leoncavallo:
I Paglacci
Mascagni:
Cavalleria Rusticana
Zazà
Martinů:
Hri o Marii
(The Plays of Mary)*
"Concert Version"
Massenet:
Cendrillon
Chérubin
Don Quichotte
Manon
Thaïs
Werther
Menotti:
Amahl and the Night Visitors
The Consul*
The Medium*
The Saint of Bleeker Street
Milhaud:
Christophe Columbe
Moore:
The Ballad of Baby Doe





Mozart:

La Clemenza di Tito
Così Fan Tutte*
Don Giovanni*
Lucio Silla* (Concert Version)
Idomeneo
Le Nozze di Figaro
Die Zauberflöte*
Musgrave:

Mary, Queen of Scots*
Offenbach:

Les Contes d'Hoffman
La Grande Duchesse de Gérolstein*
Orfée aux Enfers*
Pasatieri:

The Seagull*
Ponchiellli:
La Gioconda
Poulenc:
Dialogues des Carmélites
Les Mamelles de Terésias*
La Voix Humaine
Prokofiev:
Ognenny Angel (Fiery Angel)
Voyna I Mir (War and Peace)
Puccini:
La Bohème*
Edgar
La Fanciulla del West
Madama Butterfly*
Manon Lescaut
La Rondine
Tosca*
Il Trittico*
Turandot
Purcell:
Dido and Aneas
Ravel:
L'Enfant et les Sortilèges*
L'Heure Espagnole*
Rihm:
Das Gehege
Rossini:
Il Barbiere di Seviglia
La Cenerentola
Il Signor Bruschino
Tancredi* (Concert Version)

Schönberg:
Erwartung*
Moses und Aron
Schreker:
Die Gezeichneten
Der Schatzgräber* (Concert version)
J. Strauss:
Die Fledermaus*





R. Strauss:

Arabella*
Ariadne auf Naxos*
Capriccio
Daphne*
Elektra*
Die Frau Ohne Schatten*
Feuersnot
Friedenstag
Intermezzo*
Die Liebe der Danae*
Der Rosenkavalier*
Salome*
Stravinsky:
Oedipus Rex
The Rake's Progress*
Rossignol
Susa:

Transformations
Tchaikovsky:
Evgeny Onegin*
Pikovaya Dama
Thomas:
Hamlet
Mignon
Thomson:
Lord Byron*
Mother of Us All
Verdi:
Aida
Un Ballo in Maschera
Don Carlo*
Falstaff*
La Forza del Destino
Macbeth
Nabucco
Rigoletto
Simone Boccanegra
La Traviata*
I Vespri Siciliani
Wagner:
Der Fliegende Hollander*
Die Götterdämmerung
Lohengrin
Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg
Parsifal* (Concert version)
Das Reingold
Siegfried*
Tannhäuser
Tristan und Isolde
Die Walkuerie*
Ward:
The Crucible*
Walton
Troilus and Cressida
Weber
Abu Hassan*
Der Freishuetz
Weill:
Aufstieg und Fall der Stadt Mahagony
Die Sieben Todsünden
Weisgall:
Six Characters in Search of an Author*
Zemlinsky:
Eine Florentine Tragödie*

 

* These are Operas coached in the theatre.