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Bliss, Ben Tenor
Benjamin Bliss TENOR (Prairie Village, Kansas) Lindemann Young Artist Development Program-Second Year EDUCATION/TRAINING: Bachelor of Fine Arts, Chapman University; Los Angeles Opera's Domingo-Thornton Young Artist Program CAREER HIGHLIGHTS: 2013 – 2014 season; Ferrando in Cosi fan tutte with the LA Philharmonic conducted by Dudamel; Pedrillo in Act I of Mozart’s Die Entführung aus dem Serail and Vassili in Stravinsky’s Mavra in the MET + Juilliard scenes program conducted by James Levine. 2012-2013 season; Alfredo in La Traviata with Wolf Trap Opera Company, Tomas in LA Opera's World Premiere of Dulce Rosa, Male Chorus in Britten's The Rape of Lucretia with James Conlon and LA Opera's Domingo-Thornton Young Artists, Barbarigo in LA Opera's production of Verdi's I due Foscari. 2012-2011 season: Daniel in LA Opera's cathedral production of The Festival Play of Daniel, Harlekin in Ullman's Der Kaiser von Atlantis and Der Revolutionär in Krenek's Das geheime Königsreich with James Conlon and LA Opera, LA Opera debut as Benvolio in Romeo et Juliette under the baton of Plácido Domingo; 2014 First Prize Gerda Lissner competition and Sara Tucker Grant winner; 2013 Operalia Don Plácido Domingo Sr. Zarzuela Prize recipient, two-time Finalist in the Western Region Met Auditions.
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