Alfred Walker


This season: Orest in Elektra with San Francisco Opera; Titurel in Parsifal and Speaker in The Magic Flute with the Metropolitan Opera; Parsifal with Baltimore Symphony; Amonasro in Aida and Porgy in Porgy and Bess with Seattle Opera; Méphistophélès in Faust with Portland Opera; Verdi’s Requiem with Sun Valley Summer Symphony
Performances: The title role in Der fliegende Holländer with Theater Basel, Oper Köln, Théâtre de Caen, Grand Théâtre de Luxembourg, Boston Lyric Opera, and the Wagner Geneva Festival; Four Villains in Les contes d’Hoffmann with Komische Oper Berlin and Den Norske Opera; Orest in Elektra with Teatro alla Scala, Seattle Opera, Deutsche Oper Berlin, and Spain’s San Sebastián Festival; Wotan in Das Rheingold with North Carolina Opera; Méphistophélès in Berlioz’s La damnation du Faust at the Teatro Municipal de Santiago; the title role of Josh Gibson in the world premiere of Sonenberg’s The Player King with Pittsburgh Opera; Porgy in Porgy and Bess with the Sydney Symphony; Amfortas in Parsifal and Amonasro in Aida with Theater Basel; Kurwenal in Tristan und Isolde at Angers Nantes Opera and Opéra de Dijon; Satyagraha, Bluebeard’s Castle, Il trovatore, Elektra, Le nozze di Figaro, Roméo et Juliette, Don Giovanni, Samson et Dalila, Pelléas et Mélisande, Les Troyens, and L’enfant et les sortileges with the Metropolitan Opera
Awards and Scholarships: Awards from the George London Foundation, Palm Beach Opera Competition, Houston Opera Studio’s Eleanor McCollum Competition, and the Sullivan Foundation career grant
Education: Dillard University, Loyola University, Metropolitan Opera Lindemann Young Artist Program

Alfred Walker performed with The Orchestra Now on October 21 & 22, 2017.