Christopher Bolduc, Baritone/Bass-Baritone

American baritone Christopher Bolduc has performed leading roles at Oper Köln, Glyndebourne, Theater Basel, Hessisches Staatstheater Wiesbaden, Fort Worth Opera, Palm Beach Opera, Central City Opera and in the 2013/14 season made his Metropolitan Opera debut as Jake in Nico Muhly's Two Boys.

In addition to Jake at the Met, career highlights include Christopher as Ramiro (L'heure espagnole) in Glyndebourne; Belcore (L'elisir d'amore) at Oper Köln and Fort Worth Opera; Il Conte di Almaviva (Le nozze di Figaro), Guglielmo (Così fan tutte) & the Huntsman (Schneewittchen) at Theater Basel; and Marcello (La Bohéme) & Figaro (Il barbiere di Siviglia) at the Staatstheater Wiesbaden.

In the 2015/16 season Christopher sings Ulisse (Il ritorno d'Ulisse in patria) in Lausanne and returns to the Staatstheater Wiesbaden for Guglielmo in Così fan tutte, Sharpless (debut) in Madama Butterfly and Belcore in L'elisir d'amore.

Mr. Bolduc has won top prizes in several national and international competitions, including the Sullivan Foundation Competition, the Gerda Lissner Competition, the Julian Gayarre Competition, the Florida Grand Opera Competition,  The Opera Index, Inc. Competition, The Licia Albanese-Puccini Foundation, The Giulio Gari Foundation, the Loren Zachary Society Foundation Competition, and the  Liederkranz Foundation Awards for Voice.  He is also a two-time national semi-finalist in the Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions. In 2011, Mr. Bolduc was selected as a $50,000 Leonore Annenberg Fellowship recipient.

Christopher Bolduc is a native of New York and is a graduate of the Academy of Vocal Arts in Philadelphia, the Indiana University Jacobs School of Music, and the Purchase College Conservatory of Music. He is a student of Bill Schuman.

2015/2016