Graduated as an architect in 2009, Indonesian tenor Satriya Krisna began his studies at the Conservatory of Amsterdam in 2012. He obtained his BA in 2015 and completed his Masters' under the tutelage of Henny Yana Diemer and Jan-Paul Grijpink. He sang his first role in 2013 as Sporting Life in Porgy and Bess with Studio 32, with the Gelders Orkest and Phillips Symphony Orchestra in the Grachtenfestival 2013, and at the Concertgebouw Amsterdam with the Philips Symphony Orchestra in 2014.
His first professional role was as cover Moenen in Opera2day’s Calliope Tsoupaki (2015) Mariken in de tuin der Lusten. He then began working at Dutch National Opera as part of the"young opera talent” chorus, covering Lurcanio and Odoardo in Handel Ariodante. In April 2017 he won Third Prize, the Audience Prize and the Student Jury's Prize at the International Student Lied Duo Competition 2017 with duo pianist, Felix Justin.
In summer 2017, Satriya got a scholarship to attend the Verbier Festival Academy 2017, where he performed Klave in Salome under direction of Charles Dutoit and Triquet in Eugene Onegin under the direction of Stanislav Kochanovsky, and engaged in the Lied programme with tutors including Thomas Hampson, Thomas Allen and Thomas Quasthoff. Concert engagements have included Mozart Requiem, Bach Cantatas, Dvorak Stabat Mater and Rheinberger Requiem in the Netherlands. In September 2017, he was the semi-finalist of the 51st International Voice Competition ‘s-Hertogenbosh, has won the Judges Discretionary Prize of the Fulham Opera’s Robert Presley Memorial Verdi Prize 2017 and receive a bursary award from the Opera Awards Foundation. Recently, Satriya just finished his training in the National Opera Studio’s Young Artists’ 2017/2018 programme. In June 2018, he joined the Georg Solti Accademia 2018 in Castiglione del Pescaia, Italy and will start his role in August 2018 as Le Mari in Poulenc Mamelle de Tirésias as part of Les Azuriales’ Young Artists’ programme 2018/2019 in Nice, France.