Tim Mix



Recipient of a 2008 Richard Tucker Foundation Career Grant, Finnish-American baritone Tim Mix is recognized for the beauty of his voice and his compelling stage presence.  Mr. Mix received critical acclaim for his portrayal of the pivotal role of Edward Gaines in the New York premiere of Richard Danielpour and Toni Morrison’s Margaret Garner, a new production by Tazewell Thompson, for which he received New York City Opera’s 2008 Christopher Keene Award.

In the 2016/17 season, Timothy will debut at Finnish National Opera as Escamillo in Carmen, and return to Opera Colorado as Enrico in Lucia di Lammermoor. Concert highlights include a series of concerts with The Dallas Opera.

In recent seasons, Timothy Mix made his house debut as Capulet in Romeo et Juliette at the Santa Fe Opera, returned to San Francisco Opera as Elder Ott in Susannah, as well as Marcello in La Bohème and his role debut of Amonasro in Aida with Opera Southwest, Lyric Opera Baltimore as Sharpless in Madame Butterfly and Claudius Faccio’s Amleto with OperaDelaware.

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“Baritone Tim Mix gets things just right in both operas: the solid, stolid Michele, driven to violence only in desperation; Pagliacci’s damaged, mocking Tonio—but also the sobering setup act in the Prologue. Add a gorgeous, well-textured voice and a too-rare command of legato.”

Scott Cantrell

Dallas Morning News

“Mr. Mix has a rolling baritone of natural beauty and pristine production. His instrument is thrillingly even up and down the range. Mr. Mix presented an especially well-sung Tonio. He reaffirmed my thinking that this solid talent is a voice to watch.”

James Sohre

Opera Today