Vocalist - Baritone

Christopher Magiera has been noted for his “manly, vibrant baritone of uncommon distinction” by Opera Today, and was praised by the critic of the New York Times for his performance in John Adams’ The Death of Klinghoffer: “Among a uniformly outstanding cast, Christopher Magiera, a handsome baritone, stands out as a warm, brave and sympathetic Captain.” He has been seen on stages throughout the world in leading baritone repertoire with renowned conductors such as Kent Nagano, Riccardo Frizza, Asher Fisch, Vladimir Jurowski, Emmanuel Villaume, Pier Giorgio Morandi and Frederic Chaslin.

Posted: Aug-28-2019
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Baritone Christopher Magiera will return to Chicago Opera Theater as Gardiner in Moby-Dick, with performances on April 25 and 28(m). Mr. Magiera sang in the company's Iolanta as Robert in November, for which he was praised by Opera News for performing with "plush-velvet elegance."

Posted: Apr-24-2019
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"But there were no weak links whatsoever in the rest of the ensemble cast, which included... the fine baritone Christopher Magiera as the war-hardened opportunist Jim..."

— Musical America
Posted: Mar-18-2019
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Posted: Sep-6-2016