DAVID JERUSALEM

David Jerusalem
David Jerusalem

David Jerusalem, born in Munich in 1985, finished his studying 2010 at the "Hochschule für Musik Nürnberg". 2013 he graduated from his "Konzertexamen" with honor at the "Robert Schumann Hochschule Düsseldorf" studying with Prof. Konrad Jarnot. Many international master classes completing his education. Jerusalem sung several roles at the Kammeroper München between 2006 and 2009. In November of the same year he sang the role of "Astolpho" in "Orlando furioso" (Vivaldi) at the Prinzregententheater Munich in a production of Christof Nel and conducted by Michael Hofstetter. In concerts you could hear David Jerusalem already at the Meistersingerhalle Nürnberg or at the Philharmonie am Gasteig Munich with the Bach Chor and the Bach Collegium Munich singing Mozarts Requiem conduced by Hansjörg Albrecht. 

2011 Jerusalem was a guest at the "Tiroler Festspiele Erl" and "Festspiele Südtirol" singing "Nachtwächter" in "Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg" (Wagner) and "Elmiro" in "Otello" (Rossini) both conducted by Gustav Kuhn. He also sang the "Erster Soldat" in Salome (R. Strauss) with the DSO and Stefan Soltesz staged by Nikolaus Lehnhoff at the Festspielhaus Baden-Baden. He returned to Baden-Baden in the following years singing "Perückenmacher" in "Ariadne auf Naxos" (R. Strauss) with the Staatskapelle Dresden and Christian Thielemann and "Second man in amor" in "Die Zauberflöte" (Mozart) with the Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra and Sir Simon Rattle. Jerusalem also had his debut at the Ludwigsburger Schlossfestspiele and the Schleswig-Holstein-Musikfestival performing Timur in "Turandot" (Puccini) with the NDR Radio Orchestra. 2011/12 he was a member of the young artist program at the Deutsche Oper am Rhein Düsseldorf/Duisburg. Since 2012 David Jerusalem is a ensemble singer at the Deutsche Oper am Rhein singing Figaro (Mozart "Le nozze di Figaro"), Sarastro (Mozart "Die Zauberflöte für Kinder"), Masetto (Mozart "Don Giovanni") as well as Sparafucile (Verdi "Rigoletto") and more.

2015 he sang on a concert tour with the Academy St. Martin in the Fields and Sir Neville Marriner and appeared in a Schubertiade at Budapest Spring Festival. 2016 he debuted as Gremin in "Onegin" (Tschaikowsky) under Michael Hofstetter at Theater Giessen and as Angelo in "Liebesverbot" (Wagner) under Ivor Bolton staged by Kasper Holten at Teatro Real Madrid. Recently he was heard as Raphael and Adam in "Schöpfung" (Haydn) with Orquesta Sinfónica y Coro RTVE under Jaime Martin at Teatro Monumental Madrid and Bass arias in "Matthäuspassion" (Bach) with Noord Niederlands Orkest under Michael Hofstetter on tour in Holland.

His first solo CD with pianist Eric Schneider and Ballads of Schubert and Loewe will be released by Hänssler in co-production with Deutschlandradio.