"...the major French lyric tenor the opera world is longing for."

(Chicago Tribune)

"...luminous timbre, the piercing high notes are accompanied by a rare intelligence of phrasing"

(Opera Magazine)

"...this is one of the most interesting tenors of our time"

(Die Presse)

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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.

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Next Performances

22, 26


3, 8



La bohème

Staatsoper Berlin

Alexander Soddy, conductor

16, 19 




La traviata

Staatsoper Berlin

Thomas Guggeis, conductor






Opernhaus Zürich

Carrie-Ann Matheson, piano

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Praise for Debut Album

Benjamin Bernheim’s debut album has received glowing reviews since its release on November 8th, 2019, and was included as one of the “The 100 best records of the year” by The Times.

“you believe you are hearing some of the well-known arias for the first time,” and “The most beautiful tenor voice since Luciano Pavarotti.”
Süddeutsche Zeitung

“the new star tenor”

“confirmation of an amazing talent”
Opéra Magazine

“an exceptional voice: round, warm, free and extremely powerful.”
Le Parisien

It has also been awarded a Diapason d’or, a Choc de Classica, Diamant by Opéra Magazine, and “Album of the Week” by The Sunday Times and BR Klassik. 

Order your copy of the album, or listen to it on your preferred streaming platform here.

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