Benjamin Bernheim

Season 19/20 Artist

Benjamin Bernheim studied with Gary Magby at the Lausanne Conservatoire, participated in masterclasses with Giacomo Aragall, and attended Carlo Bergonzi’s Accademia Verdiana in Busseto.

Previous highlights include Rodolfo in La bohème at the Opéra national de Paris, Opernhaus Zürich, Royal Opera House (London), and Wiener Staatsoper, Des Grieux in Manon at the Opéra national de Bordeaux, Lensky in Eugene Onegin at Deutsche Oper Berlin, Alfredo in La traviata at the Teatro alla Scala, Royal Opera House (London), Opernhaus Zürich, Semperoper Dresden Deutsche Oper and Staatsoper Berlin, Faust (title role) at the Lyric Opera of Chicago, Théâtre des Champs Elysées, and at the Latvian National Opera, and Nemorino in L’Elisir d’Amore at the Wiener Staatsoper. On the concert stage, recital work forms an important part of his season, as well as Verdi’s Requiem, and Puccini’s Messa di Gloria.

Projects: Role debut as Duca di Mantova in Rigoletto, and Rodolfo in La bohème at the Bayerische Staatsoper. Alfredo in La traviata at the Wiener Staatsoper, Des Grieux (Manon) Opéra national de Paris at Opéra national de Bordeaux, at Opernhaus Zurich and at La Grange au Lac.

In 2018, he signed with Deutsche Grammophon, and his debut album will be released on November 8th, 2019. An active presence on social media, he can be found on instagram, and facebook @benbernheimtenor.

Cassio at the Easter Festival in Salzburg, Berlioz’ Roméo et Juliette at the Dutch National Opera in Amsterdam, the Italian Singer (Der Rosenkavalier) at La Scala in Milan, Edmondo (Manon Lescaut) and Nicias (Thaïs) at the Whitsun Festival in Salzburg, and a Bernstein / Gershwin concert at the Chorégies d’Orange.

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