“In a vigorous and absorbing performance of this 1747 work by Philharmonia Baroque, the musical special effects kept coming Friday, December 2, at the First United Methodist Church in Palo Alto.” — Read more at San Francisco Classical Voice.
Rodney Trudgeon’s guest on People of Note this week is the young South African born, London based baritone William Berger who is in Cape Town to sing the role of Escamillo in Cape Town Opera’s forthcoming production of Bizet’s ‘Carmen’. William is enjoying a hugely successful international career in the UK, Europe and America both […]
William Berger’s “Duet” has been chosen as Editor’s Choice in the latest issue of BBC Music Magazine and given 5-stars for performance and an additional 5-stars for recording. “…an ideal partnership for 19th century duets…in casting, revelatory programming and true vocal chamber music making, this CD is a small miracle to be cherished.” – Read […]
“Throughout, Berger impressed with his gentle yet rich voice and his affable characterization of the painter.” – Read more at bachtrack.com.
“With a stunning quartet of soloists, baritone William Berger sang with a strong yet tender timbre in his solo arias.” Read more here.
“Berger’s voice is light, more potent at the top then the lower reaches, rich and expressive in the middle, agile enough for both coloratura and trills” “’Deh viene…’ is smooth and alluring and sung with a ravishing legato.” “He is the most delightful of Papgenos, with Sampson lovely as both Pamina and Papagena, and his […]