Oliver Kuusik (tenor)
Oliver Kuusik (1980) has received his Master’s degree and Opera Studio diploma from the Guildhall School of Music & Drama (London) and started his remarkable career at the Estonian National Opera with roles as Don Ramiro (Rossini’s La Cenerentola), Ferrando (Mozart’s Così fan tutte) ect. His operatic roles in Estonia as well as abroad have been highly recognized both in Estonia and elsewhere in Europe. His range covers everything from the classical masters to the most contemporary operas.
Kuusik in highly sought after as a soloist of large compositions and performer of chamber music and is no stranger even to the musical theatre. He is the winner of awards at a number of contests and of government prizes. Oliver Kuusik has successfully performed in many European countries, the US and Canada.
In London: Fenton (Verdi’s Falstaff), Polidoro (Mozart’s La Finta Semplice), Der Weise (Hindemith’s Hin und Zurück), Torquemada (Ravel L’heure Espagnol), Edwin (Gilbert and Sullivan’s Trial by Jury at the International Gilber and Sullivani Festival, UK), Brighella (Jonathan Dove’s The Little Green Swallow, premiere in the UK).