Alfredo in ‘La Traviata’
Paris en Fête (2014)
"...the luminous timbre, the piercing high notes are accompanied by a rare intelligence of phrasing; the French tenor's assurance suits his character, a musician convinced of the superiority of his art ... "
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.
3, 5, 10
Frédéric Chaslin, conductor
3, 6, 9 , 12, 15, 18, 21
Emmanuel Villaume, conductor
Giampaolo Bisanti, conductor
Olga Peretyatko, soprano
Benjamin Bernheim, ténor
Orchestre de chambre de Paris
From Gounod’s Roméo et Juliette
Spakos in Cléopatre from Jules Massenet
From my very first Bohême performance at Opernhaus Zürich.
From Richard Strauss’ Der Rosenkavalier
28 Dec 2017
A highlight of his exciting 2017/2018 season, Benjamin Bernheim sings Rodolfo in in Claus Guth’s new production of La Bohème at Opéra National de Paris. One of the most talked about productions of the year, the show provided a vehicle to cement Mr. Bernheim’s reputation as one of the most exciting tenors of this upcoming generation, and in particular as a rising French star. He received critical acclaim from both press and audience members alike, and was featured on TV, the radio, and several blogs.