Damien Geter is a versatile artist whose credits include performances ranging from the operatic stage to the television screen. Damien's 2019-2020 season includes appearances with the Metropolitan Opera (Undertaker in Porgy and Bess), Seattle Opera (Colonel in The Falling and the Rising), Eugene Opera (Angelotti in Tosca), and Third Angle New Music (Reverend in Sanctuaries). Last season included appearances with Seattle Opera in the role of the Undertaker, and covering the role of Jake in Porgy and Bess, a debut with Vashon Opera as Colline in La Boheme, and returned to Portland Opera as Dr. Grenville in La Traviata.
Other appearances include the Pacific Northwest Opera as the Four Villains in Les Contes d'Hoffmann, Tacoma Opera as Colline and Alcindoro, and Portland Opera as the Bass Slave The Difficulty of Crossing a Field, and Soloist in Little Match Girl Passion.
A highly sought after artist on the concert stage, Damien's repertoire includes Elijah, Beethoven’s Ninth Symphony, Brahms' Requiem, Verdi's Requiem, and Mozart's Requiem.
A native of Chesterfield County, VA, Damien made his operatic debut with the Indianapolis Opera as the Imperial Commissioner in Puccini's Madama Butterfly. Damien is an alumnus of the Austrian American Mozart Festival and the Aspen Opera Center. He was a semi-finalist for the Irma Cooper Vocal Competition. In 2012, he toured with the prestigious American Spiritual Ensemble, a group that helps to promote the preservation of the American art form - the spiritual.