Hyoung-Min Oh Tenor
Chorus of the Opera

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Hyoung-Min Oh was born in Seoul. He studied music at the University of his home city and then perfected his skills in Rome, where he worked under teachers like Alessandro di Adamo, Cataldi Tassoni, and Leone Magiera. He also attended Renata Scotto's master-class at the Conservatorio di Santa Cecilia.
In 2000, he made his Rome Opera debut, and in 2002, he was a finalist at the Umberto Giordano Competition in Foggia. In 2004, he won first prize at the Enrico Caruso Competition in Caserta. His repertoire features some of the great tenor roles including Tamino (The Magic Flute), Arturo (Il Puritani), Nemorino (L’Elisir d’amore), Edgardo (Lucia di Lammermoor), Alfredo (La Traviata), the Duke (Rigoletto), and Rodolfo (La Bohême). He is also a member of the Paris Opera Chorus.

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