After his graduation at the Music University of Timisoara, Bass Gelu Dobrea was immediately engaged at the local Opera. In addition to his studies, he attended master classes with David Crescenzi, Ionel Pantea, Mariana Nicolesco, Petre Sbarcea and Victor Dumanescu. Since 2008, he has been a lyric artist at the National Opera in Timisoara. He collaborated with the Hungarian Opera House in Cluj-Napoca, the Opera House in Brasov, the Arad Philharmonic, the Klassik Festival Schloss Kirchstetten, the Kufstein Operetten Sommer Festival. His repertoire included many roles such as Ferrando in The Trovatore, Oroveso in Norma , Ramfis in Aida , Timur in Turandot , Hills in La Bohème , Rigoletto and Fiesco shooter in Simone Boccanegra as well as Figaro’s Wedding, Enchanted Flute and Don Giovanni de Mozart, Barber of Sevilla de Rossini, Tosca de Puccini and Gioconda de Ponchielli.