“Il lacerato spirito” Simon Boccanegra
“Infelice! E tuo credevi” Ernani
“O tu Palermo” / I vespri siciliani
He made his Opera debut with Giuseppe Verdi’s Alzira in Fidenza in 1991, after which he embarked upon an intense and brilliant career that saw him performing in the major opera houses of the world, among them: Teatro alla Scala, Maggio Musicale Fiorentino, Opéra Nazionale de Paris, Wiener Staatsoper, Opernhaus Zurich, Teatro Real de Madrid, Liceu de Barcelona, Staatsoper Unter den Linden and Deutsche Oper Berlin, Teatro Colon de Buenos Aires, Teatro Comunale in Bologna, San Carlo in Naples, Berlin’s Philharmonic with the famous Berliner Orchestra, Teatro Regio di Parma. Mr. Prestia has also worked with prominent conductors such as Claudio Abbado, Myung-
Among his recent engagements: Vespri Siciliani in Parma, Macbeth in Bilbao and Montecarlo, Aida at Florence 74°Maggio Musicale Fiorentino, at Scala de Milan and Arena di Verona, Norma at Bari and Turin, Lucia di Lammermoor and Masnadieri in Naples, Don Carlo in Wien, Modena, Turin and Piacenza, Forza del Destino at Sydney, Simon Boccanegra at Budapest, Parma and Turin, Les Troyens at Scala de Milan with conductor Antonio Pappano and stage director David McVicar, Simon Boccanegra at Venice with Myung-
Among his last and next engagements: Rigoletto in Parma, La Gioconda in Piacenza and Reggio Emilia, Macbeth in Liege, Aida in New Zealand.
From 2015 Giacomo Prestia started his activity as writer, publishing a thriller with Viola Publisher in Rome. His first work is titled “Operazione 1009”, a story set in Firenze, Roma and Iraq.