"...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



150 Jahre Opernhaus am Ring

Wiener Staatsoper

23, 26, 29
2, 5, 9, 12


Opernhaus Zurich

Fabio Luisi, conductor

12, 15, 21, 24, 28

1, 4
Oct. 2019

La Traviata

Opéra national de Paris (Palais Garnier)

Michele Mariotti, conductor

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Ah! lève-toi, soleil!

From Gounod’s Roméo et Juliette 

Tu veux la voir… Dans la splendeur

Spakos in Cléopatre from Jules Massenet

Rodolfo’s Aria

From my very first Bohême performance at Opernhaus Zürich.

Di rigori armato il seno

From Richard Strauss’ Der Rosenkavalier


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Tenor Benjamin Bernheim joins celebrated soprano Ermonela Jaho in concert at the spectacular Prince Felipe Auditorium in Oviedo, Spain on April 27th. Selections include arias from Verdi and Massenet, among others. In particular, the Saint-Sulpice duet from Massenet’s Manon promises to stun as these two artists combine in a formidable presentation of pathos and passion, as both Bernheim and Jaho have been hailed for their superb interpretations of Des Grieux and Manon respectively. The experienced baton of Alain Guingal directs this concert with a knowing touch. Presented by the Opera Oviedo, this concert is certain to delight all senses.

Tickets and additional information here.

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