Diego Silva made his Metropolitan Opera debut in the 2016/17 season as Tybalt in their new production of Roméo et Juliette.
Highlights of the 2018/19 season include his role debut as title role Roméo et Juliette and further appearances as Alfredo La Traviata at Luzerner Theater, as well as a role and UK debut as Rinuccio Gianni Schicchi for Opera North. Further ahead Diego will return to Opera di Metz as the Duca in Rigoletto, and make his house debut with Monte-Carlo Opera as Arturo in Lucia di Lammermoor.
Recent engagements include Rodolfo in La bohème at Opera de Metz, productions of La Traviata (Alfredo), Falstaff (Fenton), Die Zauberflöte (Tamino) and a new production of Massenet’s Manon (Des Grieux) at Luzerner Theater, title role in Faust for the Savonlinna Opera Festival and Vilnius City Opera, a role he has also sung at the Macau International Music Festival and covered at the Paris Opera under the baton of Emmanuel Plasson.
On the concert platform Diego appeared as Lord Percy Anna Bolena at the Tchaikovsky Concert Hall in Moscow, performed to an audience of over 15,000 at the festival Violon Sur le Sable in Royan, and has appeared in recital at Alice Tully Hall at the Lincoln Center and the Konzerthaus Berlin. Diego has also appeared with the New World Symphony Orchestra led by Michael Tilson Thomas at the New World Center and at the Plácido Domingo Zarzuela Gala Fuerte de San Diego.
Diego Silva received the Placido Domingo Scholarship, and was a finalist in Maestro Domingo’s Operalia World Competition held in Verona in 2013. He studied at The Curtis Institute of Music with a fourth year as resident artist at the AVA Philadelphia.