Hailed as “a rising star” (Philadelphia Inquirer), American baritone Ethan Vincent is rapidly gaining recognition as a versatile artist with a “robust baritone voice and compelling stage presence,” (Chicago Tribune). Recent engagements include his debut as Germont in La Traviata, Jauno in West Side Story with the Philadelphia Orchestra under the baton of Yannick Nézet-Séguin, the role of Behike in the North American premier of Hatuey; A Memory of Fire in collaboration with the Peak Performance series, and Guglielmo in Le Villi with the Academy of Vocal Arts in Philadelphia.
As a recent Resident Artist at the Academy of Vocal Arts, Mr. Vincent performed numerous title roles including: Rigoletto, Don Giovanni, Rubenstein’s Demon, and Gianni Schicchi, as well as Count di Luna in Il Trovatore Albert in Werther, and Guglielmo in Cosi fan tutte, among others.
In addition to his operatic credits, Mr. Vincent can be seen in the featured role of César in the feature film Bel Canto alongside Academy Award winner Julianne Moore and Oscar nominee Ken Watanabe.Read more
Garnering numerous awards, Ethan is the first place winner of the Young Patroness of the Opera Competition, first place winner and Sergio Franchi Music Foundation Award recipient of the Rising Stars Vocal Competition at Vero Beach Opera, the second prize winner of the Cooper-Bing Competition in Columbus, Ohio, a prize winner and audience favorite winner at Paris Opera’s Mozart Awards Competition. He was a 2018 national semi-finalist in the Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions.
A native of Kansas City, Missouri, Mr. Vincent holds a master’s degree in vocal performance from Northwestern University. While at Northwestern, he was awarded the coveted Bienen School of Music Eckstein Full Scholarship Fellowship and was the Dean’s choice to sing for President Barack Obama.