Lyric Baritone Daegyun Jeong was born in 1994 in South-Korea. From 2013 to 2017, he studied singing at Yong Siew Toh Conservatory of Music in Singapore with Prof. Alan Lee Bennett. During this time, he appeared in various concerts, performing music by Bach, Mozart and Haydn among others. He has been on stage in renowned South-Korean venues like the Daegu Opera House, the Suseung Art Center and the Daegu Citizen Hall and was invited to sing for various Korean radio stations such as KBS, SBS, CTS and CBS. In October 2017, he began a Master's program at the Cologne University of Music and Dance with a major in opera and concert. In Cologne, he is studying in the classes of Prof. Mario Hoff and Prof. Johannes Martin Kränzle.
During the 2017/18 season, he debuted as Forester ("The Cunning Little Vixen") at the Theater Aachen. Another role he performed in 2018 was Guglielmo ("Così fan tutte") at the Cuvilliéstheater in Munich.
Madame Butterfly - Yamadori