Tae Joong Yang
Korean baritone Tae Joong Yang first came to international attention after performing in the Neue Stimmen competition in Germany.
Tae Joong Yang resides in Germany, but is a member of the ensemble at the Vienna State Opera in Austria. He continues his studies in Germany with Siegfried Lorenz at the Berlin University of the Arts and he has performed throughout Europe and the Far East.
In 2007, he won first prize in Plácido Domingo’s famous OPERALIA competition in Paris.
He made his critically acclaimed debut with the Vienna State Opera as Figaro in Rossini's "Barber of Seville "and as a member of the ensemble he has also performed Schaunard (La Bohème), Christian (Un Ballo in Maschera), Masetto (Don Giovanni), Silvio (Pagliacci), Marullo (Rigoletto), Belcore (L’Elisir d’Amore) and Alessio (La Sonnambula).
His video of "Largo al Factotum" has received almost 200,000 hits on YouTube.
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