Yeghishe Manucharyan, Tenor
Internationally-acclaimed Armenian tenor Yeghishe Manucharyan has widely performed throughout United States and Europe. A specialist in Bel Canto style, Mr. Manucharyan is in high demand for technically challenging roles of Bellini, Donizetti and Rossini. In recent years, Mr. Manucharyan expanded his repertoire into the more dramatic operas of Verdi and Puccini, as well as Russian and French composers.
Mr. Manucharyan made his Metropolitan Opera debut as Eustazio in Rossini's Armida. He sang the roles of Ottavio in Don Giovanni and Nadir in Pearl Fishers at the New York City Opera, and earned critical acclaim for his Carnegie Hall appearances with the Opera Orchestra of New York as Percy in Anna Bollena, Gérald in Lakmé and Ivan Lykov in Rimsky-Korsakov’s Tsar’s Bride.
Highly in demand as a concert soloist, Mr. Manucharyan is frequently requested for such gems of oratorio repertoire as Verdi’s Requiem, Beethoven’s Symphony Number Nine and Rachmaninoff’s The Bells.