"...the major French lyric tenor the opera world is longing for."
"...luminous timbre, the piercing high notes are accompanied by a rare intelligence of phrasing"
"...this is one of the most interesting tenors of our time"
Carrie-Ann Matheson, pianist
David Bates, conductor
17, 20, 22, 24, 27
Paul Daniel, conductor
21 Jul 2020
Benjamin Bernheim has just been nominated in two categories by the Opus Klassik Awards: “SÄNGER DES JAHRES “and “NACHWUCHSKÜNSTLER/IN.” Germany’s most prestigious Classical Music Awards, past winners include Jonas Kaufmann, Joyce DiDonato, Diana Damrau, and many other outstanding artists. The Bru Zane Foundation’s recording of Faust, on which Benjamin sang the title role, was also nominated in the “OPERNEINSPIELUNG” category, and Emmanuel Villaume was nominated for “DIRIGENT/IN DES JAHRES ” for his work on Mr. Bernheim’s debut album with Deutsche Grammophon. After deliberation by the jury, the winner will be announced in October.