Dalibor Jenis studied at the Bratislava Conservatory, as well as at the Accademia Italiana in Osimo. He has been awarded several prizes in International singing Competitions, such as the ‘Alfredo Kraus’ Competition and, in 1990, the ‘Belvedere’ Competition in Vienna.
He is considered one of the best Figaro of Il Barbiere di Siviglia that he debuted in Pesaro under the baton of Daniele Gatti, but he’s also outstanding in many Verdi’s roles (among others, he made his debut as Posa in Don Carlo in the season opening of La Scala in 2008 and as Renato in Un ballo in maschera at the Staatsoper, in Berlin).
In 2011 he sang the world premiere of Marco Tutino’s Senso, in Palermo. In the same year, he made his debut as Iago in Otello in Hamburg, and took part in Il Barbiere di Siviglia at the Arena di Verona. He has also performed Eugene Onegin in Los Angeles and Un ballo in maschera in St. Petersburg.
In 2012 he took part in Iolanta at the Theater an der Wien, Lucia di Lammermoor and Don Giovanni in Hamburg, Falstaff in London, Il Trovatore at the Deutsche Oper, again Lucia di Lammermoor in Oviedo, Un giorno di regno in Bilbao, Il Barbiere di Siviglia in Tokyo and Berlin.
In 2013 he performs several Verdi’s roles: Nabucco in Antwerp, Posa in Turin, Germont in Hamburg, Macbeth in Cagliari, Ezio at the Deutsche Oper, before coming back to Arena di Verona as Conte di Luna.
In the second half of 2013 he will play Figaro in Palermo and Posa in Berlin. In 2014 he’ll take part in Eugene Onegin in Sidney, Don Giovanni in Hamburg, Il Barbiere di Siviglia in Hamburg, Oviedo and Paris.
In 2015 he will be in Tokyo for Manon Lescaut, in Hamburg for Un ballo in maschera, and in Berlin, at the Deutsch Oper, for Nabucco. In 2016 he will be involved in The Legend of the Invisible City of Kitezh at La Scala, in Milan.