Peter Barrett

Baritone and Newfoundland native Peter Barrett is one of Canada’s most important new faces on the opera and concert stage. A graduate of the Ensemble Studio, Peter appeared as Dr. Falke in the Canadian Opera Company’s Die Fledermaus in 2012. During the 2010-2011 season, he joined the COC as Harlequin in Ariadne auf Naxos and he made his Metropolitan Opera debut in the role of Malatesta in Don Pasquale opposite Anna Netrebko. Engagements for the 2013/2014 season began with a return to the Canadian Opera Company as Ned Keene in Peter Grimes, as well as having joined the roster of the Metropolitan Opera for Die Fledermaus as Dr. Falke, and in April of 2014 he performed the role of Rodrigo in Vancouver Opera’s production of Don Carlo.