Roucher in “Andrea Chenier” at San Francisco Opera

October 4th, 2016

Civic Center

“Baritone David Pershall as Chenier’s friend Roucher was always a welcome presence”

Opera Chaser

“David Pershall’s solid bass braced Chénier’s robustness with authority as his friend Roucher.”

Not For Fun Only

“Baritone David Pershall as Roucher made a firm & appealing sound.”

Bay Area Reporter

“American baritone David Pershall also made his SFO debut as Roucher, and managed to stand out despite the lack of dramatic substance in his role.”

Mercury News

“Catherine Cook’s imperious Contessa and David Pershall’s robust Roucher were standouts”

Berkeley Daily Planet

“As Roucher, baritone David Pershall made the most of a small but dynamic role, singing with confidence and gusto.”