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.
15, 19, 22 & 29
6 & 10
Giampaolo Bisanti, conductor
Tadeusz Wojciechowski, Music Director and Conductor
Mārtiņš Ozoliņš, conductor
Spakos in Cléopatre from Jules Massenet
From my very first Bohême performance at Opernhaus Zürich.
From Richard Strauss’ Der Rosenkavalier
28 Mar 2017
Benjamin Bernheim reprises his acclaimed portrayal of Rodolfo in Puccini’s La bohème this spring at Opernhaus Zürich. He sings the role on April 15, 19, 22 & 29 and May 6 & 10, with Eleonora Buratto as Mimì, Andrei Bondarenko as Marcello, and Elsa Dreisig is Musetta. Giampaolo Bisanti leads from the pit for all performances. The production, directed by Ole Anders Tandberg, features stage designs by Erlend Birkeland and costumes designed by Maria Geber.