Welcome to the official website of Giacomo Prestia, Italian opera singer (bass) born and resident in Florence and actively performing worldwide, in particular in the main European and US theatres. Among his passions are motorbikes and woodworks.


Giacomo Prestia studied vocal technique with Maestro Sergio Catoni. He won several international competitions including the “Concorso internazionale Voci Verdiane” in Busseto and the “Concorso Luciano Pavarotti” in Philadelphia. He made his opera debut with Giuseppe Verdi’s ALZIRA in Fidenza in 1991, after which he embarked upon an intense and brilliant career that saw him performing in the major opera houses of the world: Teatro alla Scala, Maggio Musicale Fiorentino, Opéra Nazionale de Paris, Wiener Staatsoper..