Italian baritone Andrea Zaupa earned his Master’s degree at the C. Pollini Conservatory in Padua. He is the 1st prize winner at the Toti dal Monte Competition, the Maria Malibran Competition, the Titta Ruffo Competition, the ArteIncanto International Competition and the G. Pagliucca Competition.
Andrea Zaupa’s recent performances include Scarpia at Ravenna Festival, Lindorf/Dapertutto at the Macedonian Opera, Conte di Luna at Mahler Hall in Dobbiaco, Figaro/ Il Barbiere di Siviglia at Bassano Opera Festival and Escamillo at the Art Performance Center, Suzhou. He was Ping/ Turandot for two seasons at Puccini Festival in Torre del Lago, at the Royal Opera House of Muscat, in Georgia and Macedonia, and on tour in Italy. He interpreted the title role of Gianni Schicchi at Jiangsu Grand Theatre in Nainjing, the title role of Don Giovanni at Teatro Caporali di Panicale, the title role of Don Pasquale as well as Dulcamara and Schaunard at Teatro Comunale di Bologna. He appeared as Conte Robinson/ Il Matrimonio and Segreto at Teatro Comunale di Ferrara, Teatro Alighieri di Ravenna and Teatro Comunale di Treviso; as Slook/ La Cambiale di Matrimonio in the Auditorium of Lugano, Switzerland and as Tobia Mill in the same opera at the Friuli Piccolo Festival and at the Boulder Opera House, Colorado. He was Gaudenzio/ Il Signor Bruschino at the Wexford Opera Festival and Bruschino padre in the same opera in Piemonte. He sang Taddeo/ L’Italiana in Algeri at Teatro Comunale di Piacenza, Teatro Pavarotti di Modena, and Teatro Olimpico di Vicenza; Rambaldo/ La Rondine at Teatro Comunale di Bologna and Muftì/ Le Bourgeois Gentilhomme at the Auditorium Manzoni di Bologna.
In concert Andrea Zaupa has appeared in Paris, Wien, Moscow, St. Petersburg, New York, Beijing, Algiers, Wuhan. In 2018 he participated in the CCTV Spring Festival Gala for the Chinese National TV in Beijing and in the TV show “Opera on Ice” for the Italian Canale 5.