"Philippe Sly, a Canadian bass-baritone who is only in his mid-twenties, played Guglielmo with vocal tone of extraordinary beauty and a wickedly ironic stage presence. We will surely be seeing much more of him; he made his San Francisco Opera debut in the same role just last season, when he was still an Adler Fellow. "
"In the ensemble cast of six, the standout performance was the precocious and phenomenally assured company debut of Adler Fellow Philippe Sly as Guglielmo..."
April 9, 2013
The Schwabacher Debut Recitals continue on their merry way, year after year. And then, every once in a long while, they turn up a talent as electrifying as Philippe Sly, the young French Canadian bass-baritone who made a dazzling appearance Sunday at Temple Emanu-El.