The American baritone Daniel Scofield in the "double" role of Tonio masterfully mastered the large development arc of the character, he dazzled with a beautifully colored voice in the higher and middle position.
"By pinning Jack Rance’s tin star to his waistcoat, baritone Daniel Scofield joined the brigade of memorable Sheriffs including Pasquale Amato, Tito Gobbi, Giangiacomo Guelfi, Anselmo Colzani, and Silvano Carroli. That Scofield is worthy of this illustrious company was evident from his first notes...."
Voix des Arts
"Scofield’s burnished tone marks him as a name to keep an eye on – surely a future Verdian of note."
La bohème, Glyndebourne Festival 2022
Daniel begins the 23/24 season with a return to the Prague State Opera for Pagliacci/Cavalleria Rusticana (Tonio/Algio) in a revival of last season's critically acclaimed new production by Ondrej Havelka.
Additional season engagements include returns to Opera Orlando for Tosca (Scarpia), Opera Baltimore for Eugene Onegin in the title role and debuts with Fort Worth Opera La bohème (Marcello), and the Teatro Municipal de Santiago as Scarpia in Tosca.
New video and photos from our packed production of TOSCA with Opera Orlando are now in the media section. Go backstage and see videos from the development of the staging, to behind-the-scenes interviews and more!