A clear baritone whose fragments can pierce the soul, Lucas Meachem has it all.Forum Opera
Grammy® Award-winning baritone Lucas Meachem is one of the most accomplished, in-demand singers of the moment, captivating audiences around the world with his “earnest appealing baritone” (The New York Times) and “commanding presence” (San Francisco Chronicle). “A rock star of opera” (Opera Pulse), Meachem’s 2019-20 season includes a house debut at Teatro Regio di Torino, four role debuts, and performances with Opéra national de Paris, Dallas Opera, Prague Philharmonia, San Francisco Opera, and Chicago Lyric Opera.
Figaro Live in San FranciscoLive opera returns to San Francisco Opera at the Marin Center Drive-in. This event offers friends and family to gather and enjoy an enchanting evening of opera. Witness a zany new take on Rossini’s beloved classic in a hilarious, 90-minute adaptation by director Matthew Ozawa. Featuring a soaring musical score with popular arias like “Largo […]
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Una noche de canciones in Tequila, México
For a small, socially-distanced private recital, Lucas Meachem sang a night of art songs and arias in Tequila, México. The venue was a unique one—an antique tequila bar part of the Casa José Cuervo where the Don Juan Beckmann Opera Studio Cultural Festival is held. Lucas spent four days after the recital teaching and coaching the opera singers of the studio and sharing his craft with them. At the piano was his wife Irina Meachem.
A highlight of the evening was the encore performance of “Estrellita” by Manuel Maria Ponce, Lucas’ gift to the invited guests of the special evening.
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“Meachem is a vocalist of consummate artistry..” | Merola RecitalLucas Meachem, alongside his wife at the piano Irina Meachem, performed a recital as part of the inaugural live stream series with the Merola Opera Program. From the Mill City Museum ruins, the Meachems performed a recital of arias that Lucas sang on the War Memorial Opera stage in San Francisco. The live stream experience […]
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New Album Release | Penderecki’s St Luke Passion
The opening night of Salzburger Festspiele in 2018 consisted of Krzysztof Penderecki’s monumental work, St. Luke Passion. This hauntingly beautiful score is a pillar of 20th-century music. Lucas Meachem sang the baritone solo alongside soprano Sarah Wegener and bass Matthew Rose. Kent Nagano conducted the Orchestre Symphonique de Montreal for this epic evening in all its atonal glory.
Now streaming on all major platforms such as Amazon, iTunes, Spotify.
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COVID-19 CancellationsThe dire COVID-19 situation has left us at a global crisis, resulting in halting life to a complete stop, including the arts. Music institutions and venues around the world have gone dark. For Lucas, this meant the cancellation of two productions with The Dallas Opera: his debut as Rodrigo in Verdi’s Don Carlo and his […]
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Lucas Meachem in Thaïs: "Voilà donc la terrible cité!"