Tenor

  • Michele Angelini

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    Michele Angelini

    "Angelini’s voice is stunningly beautiful. He is a perfect example of a tenor leggiero. His high notes ring true and clearly and he handles the..."edgeboston.com

  • Paul Appleby

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    Paul Appleby

    "At 30, the tenor Paul Appleby is nearly double Brian’s age, but he slouches and flops and wears his baggy jeans and polyester windbreaker so convincingly,..."Justin Davidson, New York Magazine

  • Giorgio Berrugi

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    Giorgio Berrugi

    "One could not have asked for a more refined interpretation of Verdi than in Berrugi's brilliant timbre. Berrugi displayed a plethora of vocal colors, flawless intonation,..."Melanie O'Neill, Examiner.com

  • Marco Berti

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    Marco Berti

    "The superb Italian tenor Marco Berti [...] is the physical and vocal embodiment of implacability, reinforcing his resolve with such astonishing volume you fear for his vocal..."Stephen Pritchard, The Observer

  • Jean François Borras

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    Jean François Borras

    "As Alfredo, Jean-Francois Borras stole the show. His radiant tenor, brilliantly joyful in his drinking song, intense and impassioned in his love scenes, and forceful in..."The Jerusalem Post

  • Pavol Breslik

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  • Lawrence Brownlee

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    Lawrence Brownlee

    "With his sweet tone, fastidious pitch, and poetic phrasing, Brownlee made familiar fare sound intriguingly fresh, banishing, for a moment, the ghosts of Caruso and Pavarotti. "Alex Ross, The New Yorker

  • Robert Brubaker

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    Robert Brubaker

    "Robert Brubaker is a superlative singer and actor."Arlene Judith Klotzko, ConcertoNet.com

  • Benjamin Butterfield

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    Benjamin Butterfield

    "In Janáček’s [The diary of one who disappeared] the poetry takes on the mantle of profundity—packing marginalization, prejudice, alienation, and sex into slightly..."D Magazine, Wayne Lee Gay

  • Mario Chang

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  • Richard Croft

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    Richard Croft

    "Mr. Croft gives an outstanding portrayal of the ruler incapable of action while deploying his velvety tenor with regal stylishness. His delivery of the challenging “Fuor..."George Looomis. New York TImes

  • Steve Davislim

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    Steve Davislim

    "Steve Davislim is worth being spoken of in the same breath as his notable predecessors of similar voice – Peter Anders and Fritz Wunderlich – and praise can..."Gramophone

  • Francesco Demuro

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    Francesco Demuro

    "As Alfredo, Francesco Demuro made a US debut that may well turn out to have been a significant moment in the annals of American opera. [...] To..."Bernard Jacobson, The Seattle Times

  • Adam Diegel

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    Adam Diegel

    "Adam Diegel was a dashing Cavaradossi, producing soaring high notes along with a tendency to adorn climaxes with old-fashioned sobs."Steve Smith, New York Times

  • Thomas Ebenstein

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    Thomas Ebenstein

    "Der Kärntner Thomas Ebenstein als Jack fiel bei seinem Staatsopern-Debüt mit einem stimmschönen Tenor auf – man ist auf weitere Rollen neugierig!"Der Neue Merker

  • Beau Gibson

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  • Gordon Gietz

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    Gordon Gietz

    "Gordon Gietz is a fine performer: sexy and tender, irresistibly young, making his Hoffmann equally bewildered. Vocally, he surmounts the length of the role and its..."Le Monde de la Musique

  • Anthony Dean Griffey

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    Anthony Dean Griffey

    "To me, Griffey has truly embodied the role, and he plays Grimes as a mentally disturbed man, dissociated from reality and hearing voices in his head...."La scena musicale

  • Roger Honeywell

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    Roger Honeywell

    "Honeywell's stage sense is second to none, so his judiciously nuanced dramatic performance was foreseeable; the tenor has come into his own technically as well..."Mark Thomas Ketterson, Opera News

  • Andreas Jaeggi

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    Andreas Jaeggi

    "Andreas Jaeggi fait du rôle du fantasque de Hauk-Sendorf un petit bijou de caractérisation et d’humour.[In his role as the unpredictable Hauk-Sendorf,..."Jean-Claude Hurstel, Transversalles

  • Brandon Jovanovich

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    Brandon Jovanovich

    "In his debut as the mysterious, nameless knight who shows up to defend Elsa of Brabant against the baseless charge of fratricide, Jovanovich combined sweet-toned lyricism..."Joshua Kosman, San Francisco Chronicle

  • Joseph Kaiser

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    Joseph Kaiser

    "Here is a singer of unnerving ability, blessed with a muscular but flexible sound, plenty of tonal color and technical proficiency -- not to mention a..."Joshua Kosman, The San Francisco Chronicle

  • Badri Maisuradze

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    Badri Maisuradze

    "This is one of the greatest tenors of our century!"M. Rostropovich

  • Marius Manea

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  • Marlin Miller

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    Marlin Miller

    "Marlin Miller offered a finely observed Painter, not least in terms of uncommonly sweet-toned vocalism."Mark Berry, Seen and Heard International

  • Sean Panikkar

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    Sean Panikkar

    "Sean Panikkar is breathtaking as Kodanda, the Crown Prince, and carries us away with his marvelous tenor instrument."Buzz Bellmont, Houston Chronicle

  • Nicholas Phan

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    Nicholas Phan

    "...Between these two pieces, tenor Nicholas Phan nearly stole the show with his poised, ironic portrayal of the swan roasting on a spit. This treacherously high..."Opera News

  • Dimitri Pittas

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    Dimitri Pittas

    "Dimitri Pittas makes a powerful impression in his HGO debut as Edgardo. His rich tenor, charged with electricity and dynamism, projects the fervor of his love..."Houston Chronicle - Everett Evans

  • Matthew Polenzani

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    Matthew Polenzani

    "Mr. Polenzani is coming into his prime. Though he still has youthful sweetness in his voice, in recent years he has been singing with increasing ardor,..."Anthony Tommasini, The New York Times

  • Sergey Polyakov

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  • David Portillo

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    David Portillo

    "David Portillo brought a perfect Mozartian tenor and solid acting ability to his memorable Ferrando."St. Louis Post-Dispatch

  • Joel Prieto

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    Joel Prieto

    "Prieto’s firm and dramatically warm voice, which reaches incredible highs of beauty and magnificence, has that perfectly balanced blend of inner ardor and great musical..."The Upcoming

  • Tom Randle

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    "Tom Randle’s Ulysses is a masterpiece of intelligent acting and focused singing. (ENO/Young Vic, The Return of Ulysses)"George Hall - The Stage

  • Eleazar Rodriguez

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    Eleazar Rodriguez

    "David, sung by Eleazar Rodriguez, is the surprise „Meistersinger“ of the evening: […] he sings the role with great suppleness, outstanding phrasing and an ample, melting tone. "Detlef Brandenburg, Deutsche Bühne online ( Die Meistersinger, Badisches Staatstheater Karlsruhe)

  • Andreas Schager

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    Andreas Schager

    "What a discovery he is - a virile and throughly physical Siegfried, lithe and lissom, bounding across the stage like the fledgling hero he is, innocent..."The Arts Desk - by Edward Seckerston

  • Stefano Secco

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    Stefano Secco

    "One of the most memorable moments goes to debuting Stefano Secco as Gabriele Adorno. His articulation is polished and stalwart from beginning to end. Particularly radiant..."Christie Grimstad, ConcertoNet.com

  • Sergey Semishkur

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    Sergey Semishkur

    "This young tenor has a fine mixture of steel and Slavic sap in his tone and his was a fine and atmospheric contribution to the success..."John Quinn, Seen and Heard International

  • Alek Shrader

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    Alek Shrader

    "Vocally flawless...Alek Shrader (Egeo); one can imagine him in an entire palette of Rossini and Belcanto roles."Munich Merkur 2010 (Egeo in Medea in Corintho, Bavarian State Opera)

  • Stuart Skelton

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    Stuart Skelton

    "Stuart Skelton’s Grimes has grown in stature and now sits alongside the very finest interpretations of the role. It’s a voice of great beauty,..."Simon Thomas, Whatsonstage.com

  • Garrett Sorenson

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    Garrett Sorenson

    "Garrett Sorenson’s Lukas more than held his own against this adamant kiss-denier. He has a boyishly appealing demeanor and a hefty tenor of gleam and..."Opera Today

  • Nicky Spence

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    "Spence’s voice is naturally thrilling, radiant and luminescent in just about every second of this programme, crossing stylistic boundaries with the silvery ease of a..."***** CD Review 'As You Like It...' - The Scotsman

  • Kurt Streit

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    Kurt Streit

    "Kurt Streit is indeed a great Idomeneo and a great tenor, tout court, reminiscent of Nicolai Gedda "Michael Miller - The Berkshire Review

  • John Tessier

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    John Tessier

    "Tessier has the lyric style, and above all the range, required for the part - he cleanly hit the incredible F above high C that Bellini..."Thomas Garvey, The Hub Review

  • James Valenti

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    James Valenti

    "The young, handsome American tenor James Valenti, in his Met debut at Alfredo, won over the audience with his robust, ardent singing."Anthony Tommasini, The New York Times