Zeno Popescu

- Zeno Popescu
  • First Name : Zeno
  • Last Name : Popescu
  • Title : Artist

Biography

Born in Romania, Zeno Popescu studied theology and musicology in Timisoara, as well as history in Venice and at the KU Leuven. In October 2004, he joined the Opéra Studio de la Chapelle Musicale Reine Elisabeth.

Under the direction of José Van Dam, he studied singing with a number of prestigious artists and teachers. Since 2005, he has performed regularly at La Monnaie. He then took on the role of Rinuccio/Gianni Schicchi alongside José Van Dam at Bozar in Brussels.

More recently he has performed at Brussels’ La Monnaie in Un Ballo in maschera and Capriccio (R. Strauss), and for this up-coming season in Lohengrin.

In 2013, he became the conductor for the “Equinox” children’s choir (an artistic and social project). In 2015, he founded a new children’s choir as part of the non-profit organisation “Chanter pour vivre ensemble” (Sing to live together) in two schools in the Molenbeek district of Brussels.