After his studies in Sofia and voice lessons with Boris Christoff in Rome, Anton Keremidtchiev made his operatic debut at the Teatro Verdi in Triest. Guest appearances at the Teatro Massimo in Palermo, at the Rossini Festival in Pesaro and in Treviso followed, he also sang in Paris, Oviedo, Valencia and Moscow. In 1998 he joined the company of the Staatstheater Darmstadt, since 2003 he has been a freelance singer and has guest appeared at many international opera houses. Amongst others, he has been invited to sing Giorgio Germont (La traviata), Sharpless (Madama Butterfly) and Pizarro (Fidelio) at the Komische Oper Berlin, Escamillo (Carmen) at the Finnish National Opera in Helsinki, Giorgio Germont at the Hamburgische Staatsoper, Kurwenal (Tristan und Isolde) at the Oper Frankfurt, Escamillo and Jago (Otello) at the opera houses in Cologne, Düsseldorf, Mannheim and Bonn, Klingsor (Parsifal) and Heerrufer (Lohengrin) at the Richard Wagner Festival Wels, Nabucco at the Opera Festival Gut Immling in Chiemgau, Rigoletto at the Herrenchiemsee Festival and the Volksoper in Vienna, Macbeth at the Deutsche Oper Berlin. After his successes as Telramund (Lohengrin) at the Dortmund Theatre and Toulon in 2012, he has sung this role at Vilnius, Budapest, Graz, Basle and at the Slovak National Opera in Bratislava. Anton Keremidtchiev has worked with conductors such as James Conlon, Adam Fischer, Lothar Zagrosek, Kirill Petrenko, Marc Albrecht, Paolo Carigniani, Roman Brogli-Sacher, Jac van Steen and Carlo Franci.
Updated: September 2015