SEAN MICHAEL PLUMB
Sean Michael Plumb is making his HGO debut. He is a member of the Bavarian State Opera and in the 2022-23 season his Munich appearances include performances of La fanciulla del West, Peter Grimes, Die Teufel von Loudon, and Tristan und Isolde. This season he will make his Dallas Symphony Orchestra debut in performances of Carmina Burana led by Music Director Fabio Luisi. Recent performance highlights at the Bavarian State Opera include Così fan tutte, The Magic Flute, La cenerentola, and La bohème. In North America he made a Metropolitan Opera debut in Ariadne auf Naxos and has appeared with Franz Welser-Möst and the Cleveland Orchestra, Krzysztof Urbański and the Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra, and with the Los Angeles Philharmonic giving the world premiere of The Call by German composer Arnulf Hermann. Winner of a 2021 Career Grant from the Richard Tucker Music Foundation, Plumb won the 2016 Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions and the top prize at the 2016 Gerda Lissner Foundation International Vocal Competition. He graduated from the Curtis Institute of Music, where he studied under renowned instructors Mikael Eliasen and William Stone.