Benjamin Bloomfield

 

Baritone Benjamin Bloomfield has understudied roles at the Metropolitan Opera (Lewitsky, Boris Goudonov) and New York City Opera (Baron Douphol, La Traviata).  This summer he will join Chautauqua Opera to cover Sharpless (Madama Butterfly) and Horace Tabor (The Ballad of Baby Doe). Performances this season include Elder Ott (Susanna) with St. Petersburg Opera, Tonio (Pagliacci) with Amore Opera, and Albert(Werther) with Opera Company of Brooklyn.  Aside from operatic pursuits he is especially known for his interpretation of Mozart’s Requiem and performs it internationally every year, most recently at the Cayman Arts Festival and with the Arkansas Symphony Orchestra.