Vocalist - Baritone
About

Željko Lučić, a native of Serbia, continues to garner acclaim for his performances of the dramatic baritone repertoire in the world’s leading opera houses, including the Metropolitan Opera, Royal Opera House in Covent Garden, San Francisco Opera, and L’Opéra National de Paris. For his appearance in La forza del destino with San Francisco Opera, the Financial Times declared, “with this Don Carlo, Željko Lučić served notice that he is one of today’s pre-eminent Verdi baritones.” 

Posted: Oct-20-2016
Latest News

Baritone Željko Lučić sings the title role of Verdi's Macbeth, with Anna Netrebko as his doomed wife, in the Royal Opera House Covent Garden production that opened on March 25th. The April 4th performance of the opera will be broadcast live in cinemas around the globe. 

Posted: Mar-27-2018
Latest Acclaim

"Lucic, alternating between bravado and craven terror, makes a subtle foil [to Netrebko]; in his desperate final aria his singing has a weary nobility."

— Independent UK
Posted: Mar-27-2018
Latest Recording
In June 2008, Giuseppe Verdi temporarily replaced Richard Strauss as the presiding genius at Dresden's Semperoper as baritone Zeljko Lucic, soprano Diana Damrau and tenor Juan Diego Flórez came together for a new production of Rigoletto, directed by Nikolaus Lehnhoff and conducted by Fabio Luisi, chief conductor of the Semperoper, Dresden, General Music Director-elect of the Zurich Opera, and Principal Guest Conductor of the Metropolitan Opera.
Posted: Oct-25-2010
Latest Video
Posted: Mar-25-2016