Scott Wichael tenor

About Scott Wichael

Tenor Scott Wichael has performed with Asheville Lyric Opera and Indianapolis Opera as Sancho Panza in The Man of La Mancha, Rimrock Opera as Hywell Ddu in Blodwen, Eric in Nosferatu, and Pong in Turandot. His performance as Little Bat in Susannah with St. Petersburg Opera was released on DVD.  His roles with Lyric Opera of Kansas City include Spoletta in Tosca, Pang in Turandot, and Dr. Blind in Die Fledermaus. He has performed the role of the Witch in Hansel and Gretel with Opera Omaha, Die Eutiner Festspiel, Soo Theatre Project, and OPERA Iowa. In May 2020 he debuts as Jaquino in Fidelio with the Indianapolis Chamber Orchestra.
 
Past seasons have included: Monostatos in Die Zauberflöte with Asheville Lyric Opera; Rinuccio in Gianni Schicchi with Soo Theatre Project; Nanki Poo in The Mikado with Kansas City Metro Opera; Prunier in La rondine and Spoletta in Tosca with the Kansas City Puccini Festival; Rinuccio in Gianni Schicchi and Beppe in Pagliacci with The Crested Butte Music Festival; Don Curzio in Le Nozze di Figaro; Scaramuccio in Ariadne auf Naxos with Tulsa Opera; and Spirit of the Masque in Gloriana and Dancing Master in Ariadne auf Naxos at Des Moines Metro Opera.
 
He has performed in Beethoven’s Symphony No. 9, Handel’s, Messiah, Mozart’s Requiem, Stainer’s The Crucifixion, Rachmaninoff’s The Bells, and Haydn’s Lord Nelson Mass.