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Ales Briscein

Aleš Briscein studied originally clarinet and saxophone, later also opera singing at the Prague Conservatory. He continued his studies at the West Bohemian University in Pilsen. In 1995 he began singing as a soloist of the State Opera Prague and he sang several lyrical roles. He participated in prestigious festivals as Edinburgh International Festival, Prague Spring and others, he cooperates with outstanding orchestras, e.g. Czech Philharmonic Orchestra, Scottish Royal National Orchestra etc. At Prague Spring in 2002 he sang as a world premiere the main tenor part of Jonathan in Sylvia Bodorova´s oratorium Juda Maccabeus. He recorded a CD of Pavel Haas´s opera The Charlatan for Decca Company.
His repertoire is very wide, he also likes singing the old and spiritual music (Bach, Haydn, Mozart, Rossini). He also cooperates with the Czech Radio and Czech Television.