Described in the press as “a tenor with a sparkling tone and radiant top notes” , Norwegian tenor Petter Moen has established himself as a singer equally at home in both opera and concert. He made his professional operatic debut with the Wermland Opera in Karlstad, Sweden, singing the role of Count Almaviva in Rossini's Il Barbiere di Siviglia. Since then he has performed with the Norwegian National Opera, Royal Danish Opera, Royal Opera Stockholm, Festival d’Aix-en-Provence, Händel-Festspiele Halle, Théâtre des Champs-Elysées, Oldenburgisches Staatstheather, Theater Chemnitz, Innsbrucker Festwochen der Alten Musik and with orchestras such as NDR Radiophilharmonie, Arctic Philharmonic, Copenhagen Phil, Bergen Philharmonic and the Portuguese Symphony Orchestra.
Recent engagements include the role of The Visitor in Philip Glass' chamber opera In the Penal Colony with Interpuls Festival in Oslo, Tanzmeister in Ariadne auf Naxos with the Royal Opera in Stockholm, Bach's Weinachtsoratorium with the Copenhagen Phil, Steuermann in Der Fliegende Holländer at Fredriksten Operafestival, and Zweite Jude in Salome at the Edinburgh International Festival.
Upcoming engagements include Jaquino in Beethoven's Fidelio with the Dutch Touring Opera, Janáček's The Diary of the one who vanished at Valdres Sommersymfoni, Mozart´s Requiem with the Danish Chamber Orchestra and concerts of Britten's Seven Sonnets of Michelangelo together with pianist Lina Braaten.