Efe Kislali

Turkish tenor EFE KISLALI has studied at the State Conservatory of Istanbul University. He made his opera debut as Nemorino in L'elisir d'amore in 1996.
His repertoire also includes Pedrillo in Die Entführung aus dem Serail, Sporting Life in Porgy and Bess, Alfred in Die Fledermaus, Vladimir in Prince Igor, Samson in Samson et Dalila, Riccardo in Un Ballo in Maschera, the title role in Turkish opera Deli Dumrul by Sabahattin Kalender, Pinkerton in Madama Butterfly, Manrico in Il Trovatore, Don Jose in Carmen, the title role in Otello and Ismaele in Nabucco.
He started abroad career singing Ismaele in Eutin Festival with Hamburg Symphony in 2003. He made his Radames debut in Aida at the Latvian National Opera Riga. With the same company he made a tour to Sweden Dalhalla to perform Radames for Birgit Nilsson's memory in the August 2006, also he performed Verdi Requiem in Riga Festival, Radames in Cesis Festival in 2007 and Calaf (debut) in March 2008 with the same company.
After his debut at State Opera Prague as Radames in December 2006 he has invited to perform Des Grieux in Manon Lescaut premiere, with the same production he performed in the Prague Spring Festival and Puccini Festival too in August 2007. After his succes in Manon Lescaut in Prague he was invited to the Opera National Bucharest Romania to perform Samson et Dalila and Manon Lescaut in November 2007- January 2008. After the Manon Lescaut performance in Bucharest he invited to the live TV program of Romanian Cultur Television.
After his debut in Austuria as Radames in July 2008, also he made the US debut as the same role at the Baltimore Opera Company in October 2008.
His later performances were, Aida and Samson et Dalila with NOB in April 2009, Otello (premiere) with PSO in May 2009, the opening of the 16th International Aspendos Opera Festival in June 2009 as Radames. July 2009 in Regensburg and October 2009 in Salzburg he performed Radames, too. After the tour to Japan in October and November 2009 with PSO as Radames, in 2010 he also made his Otello debut in US.



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