Jakob Bloch Jespersen
Bass baritone

Jacob Bloch Jespersen received training in the Copenhagen Boy’s Choir, then at the Royal Danish Academy of Music and then the Royal Danish Opera Academy where he made his debut in 2006. He has sung in several productions, including Carl Nielsen’s Maskarade, The Rape of Lucretia (Collatinus), The Barber of Seville (Basilio), and Don Giovanni (Masetto). His concert repertoire extends from the 17th to the 19th centuries, with a particular affinity for German baroque music (Bach). He also performs in recital (Schumann’s Liederkreis, Schubert’s Winterreise). In the field of contemporary music, he has performed Luciano Berio’s Sinfonia, Karlheinz Stockhausen’s Stimmung, and Arvo Pärt’s Passio (Christus).