Kyle Sanchez Tingzon
"an unearthly quality"
"Countertenor Kyle Sanchez Tingzon brings an appropriately unearthly quality to the role of the Messenger."
Harvey Milk Reimagined | Opera Theatre of Saint Louis
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Praised for his "meltingly beautiful tone" and "lovely, plummy voice," Filipino countertenor Kyle Sanchez Tingzon is a newcomer to the American classical vocal music scene. As a 2022 Gerdine Young Artist with Opera Theatre of Saint Louis, he made his company and role debut as The Messenger in Stewart Wallace’s world premiere of Harvey Milk Reimagined and covered the Third Spirit in The Magic Flute. His current season includes work with American Bach Soloists and Philharmonia Baroque Chorale, his soloist debut with Pacific Opera Project in the US Premiere of Vivaldi's Ercole su'l Termodonte, his debut with Tacoma Opera in the world premiere of Tacoma Method, and his first summer with The Glimmerglass Festival, with whom he sings Goffredo (Rinaldo), garnering praise for his "powerful countertenor" (The Wall Street Journal).
He is the First Prize Winner of the Handel Aria Competition, Third Prize Winner of the Rochester Oratorio Society Competition (RIVC), and an Encouragement Award Winner at the Los Angeles Regional Finals of the Metropolitan Opera Laffont Competition.