GM Repertoire


    Vincenzo Bellini

    Norma – Pollione

    On 2016 Monsalve had his critically acclaimed debut in Norma as Pollione at the Florida Grand Opera, Miami.


    Georges Bizet

    Carmen – Don José

    One of Monsalve's iconic charactes is Don Jose, being acclaimed arround the world as one of the best interpreters in this complex role. On 2015 Giancarlo Monsalve had his world cinematic debut as the soldier-lover-killer man of Navarre.


    Umberto Giordano

    Andrea Chénier – Andrea Chénier

    On 2016 Monsalve had his debut as Andrea Chénier at the Teatro Comunale di sassari.


    Ruggiero Leoncavallo

    Pagliacci – Canio, Pagliaccio

    Upcoming Debut: October 2017


    Riccardo Mancinelli

    Paolo e Francesca – Paolo il bello

    This difficult and rare Verismo Role was the Opera World Debut of Giancarlo Monsalve at the Teatro Comunale di Bologna on 2006


    Pietro Mascagni

    Cavalleria Rusticana – Compare Turiddu

    On 2016 for his outstanding and acclaimed interpretation of Compare Turiddu arround the World, Giancarlo Monsalve was awarded by the Mascagnian committee in Italy with the 35° Golden Mascagni Award (Premio Mascagni D'Oro)


    Giacomo Puccini

    Madama Butterfly – Pinkerton

    One of Monsalve's first titles in his repertoire was F.B. Pinkerton musically and stylistically coached in Lucca, Giaccomo Puccini's home town.

    Manon Lescaut – Chevalier Des Grieux

    Upcoming debut: April 2017

    Tosca – Mario Cavaradossi

    Iconic role for Giancarlo Monsalve's career that brings him success once and over again all over the globe. As Mario Cavaradossi was his UK debut at the Royal Opera House Covent Garden, higly acclaimed with standing ovations from the London audience.

    Turandot – Prince Calaf

    On 2014 was Prince Calafe debut for Giancarlo Monsalve at the Michigan Opera. 2017 it begun being invited as the final act of a mega event at the Royal Opera House Muscat Celebrating the Sultanate of Oman interpretating Nessun Dorma.


    Giuseppe Verdi

    Aida – Radames

    Giancarlo Monsalve has prepared this role with the iconic 'Radames' (Nicola Martinucci) with great success, interpreting the Egyptian warrior in Europe and Asia.

    Don Carlo – Don carlo

    Some of Monsalve's Don Carlo performances were broadcast by Polskie Radio, Poland's national radio and the RPT National Radio and Television of Portugal. From Warsaw Opera and Teatro Sao Carlo.

    La Forza del Destino – Don Alvaro

    Giancarlo Monsalve's US debut was as Don Alvaro in The Force of Destiny at the Washington National Opera. This was a highly critically acclaimed role and American debut.

    Luisa Miller – Rodolfo

    Monsalve has sung the role of Rodolfo in Luisa Miller over Germany at The Bayerische Staatsoper in Munich, the Deutsche Oper Am Rhein in Düsseldorf and Duisburg, and the Oper Leipzig

    Nabucco – Ismaele

    Ismaele was Monsalve's debut in the iconic Open Air Festival of the Arena di Verona, followed by an Opening Season Gala Concert broadcasted world wide by RAI Television.

    Otello – Otello

    On November 2016 was the debut of Giancarlo Monsalve as Otello in his home country bringing an outstanding success in his career, being acclaimed by Opera experts and critics as an historic Otello.

    Un Ballo in Maschera – Gustavo, Riccardo

    Giancarlo Monsalve has performed as Riccardo in Un Ballo in Maschera in Italy, Teatro Regio of Turin and Germany at the Deutsche Oper Am Rhein

    Verdi Requiem – Tenor

    Upcoming debut: July 2017