Horia Sandu

Horia Sandu

Horia Sandu has been a soloist of the Bucharest National Opera House since 2000, after graduating from the National University of Music in Bucharest, where he studied with Professor Cornelia Angelescu. Throughout the years, he also collaborated with the “Oleg Danovski” Opera and Ballet Theatre in Constanţa, the “Nae Leonard” Musical Theatre in Galaţi, the Comic Opera for Children, the “George Enescu” Philharmonic, The National Radio Orchestra. He attended master classes led by maestros Constantin Zaharia, Mariana Nicolesco, Eduard Tumagian. 

Opera repertoire:

  • Don Bartolo in “Le nozze di Figaro” (“The Marriage of Figaro”) by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
  • Osmin in “Die Entführung aus dem Serail” (“The Abduction from the Seraglio”) by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
  • Il Commendatore in “Don Giovanni” by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
  • Sarastro in “Die Zauberflöte (“The Magic Flute”) by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
  • Haly in “L’Italiana in Algeri (“The Italian Girl in Algiers) by Gioachino Rossini
  • Don Basilio in “Il barbiere di Siviglia” (“The Barber of Seville”) by Gioachino Rossini
  • Raimondo in “Lucia di Lammermoor” by Gaetano Donizetti
  • The High Priest and Zaccaria in “Nabucco by Giuseppe Verdi
  • Fiesco in “Simon Boccanegra” by Giuseppe Verdi
  • Sparafucile and Monterone in “Rigoletto” by Giuseppe Verdi
  • Ferrando in “Il trovatore (“The Troubadour”) by Giuseppe Verdi
  • Doctor Grenvil in “La traviata” by Giuseppe Verdi
  • Ramfis and The King in “Aida” by Giuseppe Verdi
  • Zuniga in “Carmen” by Georges Bizet
  • Nourabad in “Les pêcheurs de perles (“The Pearl Fishers”) by Georges Bizet
  • Daland in “Der fliegende Holländer” (“The Flying Dutchman”) by Richard Wagner
  • Benoît and Colline in “La Bohème” by Giacomo Puccini
  • Angelotti and The Sacristan in “Tosca” by Giacomo Puccini
  • Bonzo in “Madama Butterfly” by Giacomo Puccini
  • Tiresias in “Oedipe” by Giacomo Puccini
  • An Old Hebrew in “Samson et Dalila” by Camille Saint-Saëns
  • Mefisto in “Faust”by Charles Gounod
  • Mefistofele in “Mefistofele” by Arrigo Boito
  • Le Bailly in “Werther”by Jules Massenet
  • Heinrich der Vogler in “Lohengrin” by Richard Wagner
  • Der Graf in “Tannhäuser” by Richard Wagner
  • Gremin in “Eugene Onegin” by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky