Lunpo Cui

Lunpo Cui

Lunpo Cui (b. 1993) is a Chinese baritone. He is a student at the Franz Liszt Academy in Weimar, having previously graduated from the Xi’an Conservatory of Music in China. He has successfully participated in numerous national Chinese competitions, both as an opera singer and as a performer of traditional Chinese songs. Cui is interested in bodybuilding and basketball, and he speaks English and German as well as Chinese.  

Repertoire

Preliminary round  
J.S.Bach Matthäus-Passion: Mache dich mein Herze rein
H. Wolf Der Rattenfänger (Goethe)
P. Tšaikovski   Net, tolko tot, kto znal (Mei)
A. Thomas  Hamlet: ”O vin, dissipe la tristesse” (Hamlet)
O. Merikanto Illansuussa (Koskenniemi)
   
Semifinals  
R. Quilter Three Shakespeare songs 
  1. Come away death
  3. Blow, blow, thou winter wind
F. Schubert Der Schiffer (Mayrhofer)
  Der Wanderer (Lübeck)
H. Wolf Der Feuerreiter (Mörike)
E.W. Korngold Die Tote Stadt: ”Mein Sehnen, mein Wähnen” (Fritz)
   
Final  
F. Mendelssohn Elias: Es ist genug
G. Verdi Don Carlo: “Per me giunto… Io morro” (Rodrigo)

 

Preliminary round