Brandon  Jovanovich

Tenor (United States)

HGO Appearances: Current season: Don José in Carmen. Previous seasons: Don Carlos in Don Carlos (2012); Turiddu in Cavalleria rusticana (2008).

About the Artist: Recent engagements for Brandon Jovanovich, winner of the 2007 Richard Tucker Award, include the title role in Lohengrin for San Francisco Opera, Pinkerton in Madame Butterfly for Los Angeles Opera, the Chevalier des Grieux in Manon Lescaut at La Monnaie, and Sergej in Lady Macbeth of Mtsensk in Zurich. Recent concert engagements include appearances with the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra and in Lyric Opera of Chicago's Millennium Park series. A few highlights include his role debuts in Wagner's Ring cycle as Froh (Das Rheingold) and Siegmund (Die Walküre) with the San Francisco Opera, Bacchus in Ariadne auf Naxos with Lyric Opera of Chicago and Boston Lyric Opera, the title role in The Tales of Hoffmann at La Scala, and his U.K. debut at the Glyndebourne Festival as Don José in David McVicar's production of Carmen, conducted by Stéphane Denève. He later returned to Glyndebourne to sing the Prince in Rusalka, which was later released as a live recording on Glyndebourne's independent label. He has sung further performances of Don José with Deutsche Oper Berlin, Gran Teatre del Liceu, Lyric Opera of Chicago, and Bavarian State Opera. He is a frequent interpreter of Cavaradossi in Tosca (the opera companies of Cologne, Seattle Opera, Bordeaux, and Flemish Opera), and his Pinkerton in Madame Butterfly has been seen at The Santa Fe Opera, The Dallas Opera, New York City Opera, Los Angeles Opera, and San Francisco Opera (broadcast in high-definition in movie theaters across the United States).

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