Biography



Christopher Temporelli is an extraordinary talent in the Music and Entertainment industry. Based between New York City and South Korea, he is creating a new definition of international artist.

 

His live vocal performance on ABC’s NYC Columbus Day Parade was hailed by celebrity announcer Joe Piscopo with “Wow, Christopher Temporelli !!” and “you’re going to love him...beautiful”, Maria Bartiromo (CNBC, Fox).

 

His concert and operatic credits include the world’s most prestigious venues with world class performers: the Concert Hall of the Kennedy Center with Maestro Julian Walkner, National Arts Center Orchestra Ottawa with Maestro Pinchas Zuckerman, Glimmerglass Festival, Carnegie Hall, his recent debut of Achille in Detroit (Handel’s Julius Cesare--Cesare sung by David Daniels) was hailed as a “triumphant debut” by the Detroit Arts Examiner and his Toronto debut with Opera Atelier had the Globe and Mail name him, the “ ...total package.”

 

Recent appearances in South Korea include a set of orchestral engagements and recitals across the country. His performance from the Lotte Arts Hall in Busan was covered by Korean Television and his most recent recital had the honor to be hosted by television personality/KNN announcer Hi Jung Chung(정희정). He was featured on KBS 1, interviewed on Busan English Radio FM 90.5, was in full page features/ articles in the Busan Daily Newpaper(부산일보) as well as a feature article in Korea’s Classical Music Magazine, the Eum Ak Chun Chu(음악춘추). His CD, House of the Storyteller, is available on sites such as Yesasia.com.

 

Career highlights include his presentation to the San Remo Festival in Italy, 2009-- filmed from a live interview in NYC aired on RAI TV. A dedication by composer Thomas Pasatieri (Little Mermaid, Legends of the Fall) of his Bel Canto Song, To the Evening Star. The Andy Anselmo Award, awarded at the historic Hudson Theater in NYC-- onstage with TV personality Carol Channing and Licia Albanese (MET Opera) , plus a quote from MET Opera star and vetern ABC television host, Patrice Munsel, “I would bless you, but the work has already been done by God.”

 



Find Mr. Temporelli on the roster of Barrett Vantage Artists.

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