Alfredo in ‘La Traviata’
Paris en Fête (2014)
"I always marvel at his rich column of sound, even from top to bottom . . . through “Che gelida manina,” his high notes soared."
(Seen and Heard International)
A rising star on the operatic and concert stage, French tenor Benjamin Bernheim has been heralded as “a revelation” with a distinctive voice that is “flawless and pure, ranging from delicate pianissimo to heroic fortissimo as required.” (Opera News) This season, Bernheim is featured in an impressive array of house and role debuts at Europe's most acclaimed venues.
Spakos in Cléopatre from Jules Massenet
From my very first Bohême performance at Opernhaus Zürich.
From Richard Strauss’ Der Rosenkavalier
Singing the title role in Gounod's Faust on 08/06 and 17/06, and a Gala Concert, on June 18th in Riga, Latvia!… https://t.co/OKPErpARaD
22 May 2017
On June 8 & 17, Benjamin Bernheim will debut in the title role of Gounod’s Faust in his first-ever engagement at the Latvian National Opera. Marina Rebeka sings Marguerite and bass Andreas Bauer is Méphistophélès, in performances conducted by Tadeusz Wojciechowski. Directed by Aik Karapetian, the production’s creative team includes costume designer Kristīne Pasternaka, set designer Kristaps Skulte, and lighting by A.J. Weissbard.
Mr. Bernheim will return to the role in a new production next season, in his house debut at Lyric Opera of Chicago from March 3 – 21, 2018.