Albert and Anne Chao/Carolyn J. Levy Fellow
Alfredo in performances of La traviata (Nov. 5m, 7 [High School Night], and 11) and Flavio in Norma. Previously: tenor Winged Angel in the world premiere of It’s a Wonderful Life. Audience Choice Award and the Ana María Martínez Encouragement Award in HGO’s 2015 Eleanor McCollum Competition Concert of Arias. HGO Studio artist (2015–18).
About the Artist:
Yongzhao Yu has performed Flavio in Norma with the National Center for the Performing Arts in Beijing, Naulz in Visitors on the Icy Mountain with the Shanghai Grand Theater, and Alfredo in La traviata in the concert hall of the Shanghai Oriental Art Center. He has performed in concert in the Grand Theatre of the Suzhou Culture and Arts Center and in an Eternal Verdi concert in Shanghai in honor of the bicentenary of Verdi’s birth. His awards include first prize in Opera Concorso. During the summer of 2016, he performed Rodolfo in La bohème with Wolf Trap Opera. In summer 2017, he sings Alfredo in La traviata with Aspen Opera Center.