OperGermany is a community driven website, that delivers practical, realistic and useful information to those who are looking to seek a career in the German Opera industry. This information is brought to you partly by an Opera Singer who has traveled the world and made a career in Germany performing in more than 50 theaters for more than 25 years. OperGermany’s information is also sourced from the top news sources, agents, and managers across Germany. Our community website also welcomes new members to join the discussion threads for free!
Meet Our Founder
Productions based in German theaters haven taken him three times on tours of Japan, twice around the world, and to engagements in Rio de Janeiro, Paris, Rome, Madrid, among many others.
Meet Our Chief Research Officer
Dr. Isaiah Feken is active as both a performer and scholar. His performance credits include Il Conte in Le nozze di Figaro with Voci Nel Montfeltro festival, Ford in Verdi’s Falstaff with Crested Butte Music Festival, as well Fred Graham in Kiss Me Kate! and Harry Stritch in the world premiere of A New Kind of Fallout with Pittsburgh Festival Opera.
Dr. Feken’s areas of research include the Fach system and operatic anthological literature. His paper on the Fach system, “The Voice Divided: A Data-Driven Analysis of Vocal Subcategorization,” is scheduled for publication in the Journal of Singing in fall of 2021.
Dr. Feken is a graduate of the University of Tulsa, where he received his bachelors, as well as the University of Georgia, where he received his masters and doctorate.