Born in Monfalcone (Italy) in 1980, Giorgio Caoduro studied singing with soprano Cecilia Fusco since 1998. In 2000 he won the 50th edition of the international opera competition As.Li.Co.
He sang the main baritone roles of the belcanto repertoire in the most prestigious theaters in the world, like Figaro (Il barbiere di Siviglia) at La Scala, Opéra National de Paris, Dallas, Sydney Opera House, Capitoul de Toulouse, Lausanne and Palermo; Dandini (La Cenerentola) at the Opéra National de Paris, Teatro Comunale di Bologna, Glyndebourne, Rome and Lausanne; Taddeo (L’Italiana in Algeri) at Teatro dell’Opera di Roma, Aix en Provence and Staatsoper Unter den Linden in Berlin; Belcore (L’Elisir d’amore) at Teatro dell’Opera di Roma, Teatro Regio di Torino, Carlo Felice di Genova, La Scala, Staatsoper Unter den Linden in Berlin and San Francisco; Ping (Turandot) in Turin, Venice, Naples, London’s Covent Garden and Opera de Montecarlo; Enrico (Lucia di Lammeroor) at Sydney Opera House, Melbourne State Theater, in Bologna and in Barcelona; Figaro (Le Nozze di Figaro) in Montpellier, Festival d’Aix en Provence, Luxembourg, Deutsche Oper Berlin and Seoul Opera Center.
He worked with conductor such as Riccardo Muti, Carlo Rizzi, Jesus Lopez Cobos, Riccardo Frizza, Bruno Bartoletti, Daniel Harding, Bruno Campanella, Nicola Luisotti, Daniel Oren, James Conlon, Michel Plasson and Zubin Mehta, and directors like Pier Luigi Pizzi, Jerome Savary, Maurizio Scaparro, Massimo Ranieri, Irina Brook, Sir Peter Hall, Toni Servillo, Luca Ronconi, Stefano Vizioli, Denis Krief, Andrej Serban, Francisco Negrin, Marco Bellocchio e Laurent Pelly.
He recently appeared in the TV production “Rigoletto in Mantua” featuring Placido Domingo and Zubin Metha, broadcasted live worldwide, as Marullo.
He is the recipient of the 2012 Green Room Award for best Opera Male Principal.
He appears in the DVD of L’Italiana in Algeri from the Aix en Provence Festival by BelAir Classic, in the DVD and CD of Il Borgomastro di Saardam from Bergamo’s Donizetti Festival published by Dynamic and in the CD of La grotta di Trofonio from Martina Franca published by Dynamic.