Taejun Sun

Tenor

Taejun Sun

The tenor Taejun Sun was born in Seoul (South Korea) and studied singing at Seoul National University and at the University of Music and Dance in Cologne. He was then a member of the International Opera Studio at the Cologne Opera for two years before joining the ensemble of the Deutsches Nationaltheater Weimar with effect from the 2019/2020 season.

His repertoire extends through such parts as Tamino (DIE ZAUBERFLÖTE), Ferrando (COSÌ FAN TUTTE), Don Ottavio (DON GIOVANNI), Belmonte (DIE ENTFÜHRUNG AUS DEM SERAIL), Fenton (THE MERRY WIVES OF WINDSOR) and Alfred (DIE FLEDERMAUS) to roles like Don Ramiro (LA CENERENTOLA), Arturo, Nemorino (both LUCIA DI LAMMERMOOR) to Alfredo (LA TRAVIATA), The Duke (RIGOLETTO), Rodolfo (LA BOHÈME), Rinuccio (GIANNI SCHICCHI), Romeo (ROMEO ET JULIETTE) and Hoffmann (LES CONTES DE HOFFMANN).

Guest engagements have taken Taejun Sun to the Seoul Metropolitan Opera, the Cologne Opera, the Beethoven Orchestra of Bonn, the Cologne Philharmonie, Theater Winterthur and Theater Solingen.

2020-09-01

Bellini I PURITANI Arturo
Bizet LES PÊCHEURS DE PERLES Nadir
Donizetti DON PASQUALE Ernesto
  LA FILLE DU RÉGIMENT Tonio
  L’ELISIR D’AMORE Nemorino
  LUCIA DI LAMMERMOOR Lord Arturo, Sir Edgardo
Gounod ROMÉO ET JULIETTE Romeo
Holst SAVITRI Satyavan
Lehár DAS LAND DES LÄCHELNS Prinz Sou-Chong
  DIE LUSTIGE WITWE Camille de Rosillon
Monteverdi IL RITORNO D´ULISSE IN PATRIA Ulisse
Mozart COSÌ FAN TUTTE Ferrando
  DIE ENTFÜHRUNG AUS DEM SERAIL Belmonte
  DIE ZAUBERFLÖTE Tamino
  DON GIOVANNI Don Ottavio
Nicolai DIE LUSTIGEN WEIBER VON WINDSOR Fenton
Offenbach LES CONTES D’HOFFMANN Hoffmann
Puccini GIANNI SCHICCHI Rinuccio
  LA BOHÈME Rodolfo
  IL BARBIERE DI SIVIGLIA Graf Almaviva
Rossini LA CENERENTOLA Don Ramiro
Strauss DER ROSENKAVALIER Ein Sänger
Strauß DIE FLEDERMAUS Alfred
Strawinsky LE ROSSIGNOL Le Pecheur
  THE RAKE’S PROGRESS Tom Rakewell
Tschaikowski EUGEN ONEGIN Lenski
Verdi DON CARLO Don Carlo
  FALSTAFF Fenton
  LA TRAVIATA Alfredo
  OTELLO Cassio
  RIGOLETTO Herzog von Mantua

Bellini: I Puritani "A te, o cara"

Strauss: Der Rosenkavalier "Di rigori armato il seno"

Puccini: La Bohème "Che gelida manina"

L'alba separa dalla luce l'ombra (Tosti)

Verdi: La Traviata: "Lunge da lei... De'miei bollenti spiriti"