VARTAN GABRIELIAN
BASS-BARITONE

UPCOMING PERFORMANCES

VERDI: RIGOLETTO

OPÉRA DE MONTRÉAL  

FALL 2018

ROLE: Sparafucile

Selected songs solo recital

Recital with Vatche Jambazian (piano)

January 7

Capuchino High School 

San Francisco

BERNSTEIN: A QUIET PLACE

CURTIS OPERA THEATRE

MARCH 7, 9, & 11 2018

ROLE: Doc

VERDI | RIGOLETTO

NEW JERSEY STATE OPERA

OCTOBER 2017

ROLE: SPARAFUCILE



TCHAIKOVSKY: EUGENE ONEGIN

CURTIS OPERA THEATRE 

NOVEMBER 17 & 19 (M) 2017

ROLE: Gremin

GUEST ARTIST RECITAL SCHWANENGESANG

JULY 2017 | CHAUTAUQUA, NY

Schubert's final masterpiece, Schwanengesang, with pianist Nathan Raskin at Chautauqua Institution.

CAREER BRIDGES 15TH ANNUAL WINNERS GALA & CONCERT

MAY 2017 | JW MARRIOTT ESSEX HOUSE | NEW YORK CITY 

Career Bridges provides 3 years of grants to singers based on the recommendations of a 25-member panel comprised of internationally recognized experts in repertory including vocal coaching, conductors, stage directors, artist managers/agents, and opera company impresarios.


OPERA INDEX SPRING LUNCHEON GALA

MAY 2017 | JW MARRIOTT ESSEX HOUSE | NEW YORK CITY 

Mr. Gabrielian stepped in as a featured guest artist performing Aleko's Cavatina from Rachmaninoff's Aleko. Opera Index is one of the major vocal competitions in America hosted in New York City awarding over $1 million to young opera singers since 1984.

PUCCINI | LA RONDINE

CURTIS OPERA THEATRE | April 2017
Role: Chorus

Kensho Watanabe, conductor
Curtis Symphony Orchestra
Stephanie Havey, director
Perelman Theater at the Kimmel Center

JOHN ADAMS | DR. ATOMIC

CURTIS OPERA THEATRE | February 2017 

Role: General Groves


Timothy Myers, conductor
Curtis Symphony Orchestra
R.B. Schlather, director
Perelman Theater at the Kimmel Center

BRITTEN | THE RAPE OF LUCRETIA

CURTIS OPERA THEATRE | November 2016
Role: Collatinus

Conner Gray Convington, conductor
Curtis Symphony Orchestra
Jordan Fein, stage director
Prince Theater | Philadelphia, PA

THE GERDA LISSNER FOUNDATION LIEDER/SONG

SEPTEMBER | 2016

ENCOURAGEMENT WINNER

VERDI | RIGOLETTO

CHAUTAUQUA VOICE | JULY 2016
Role: Sparafucile

Timothy Muffett, conductor
Chautauqua Summer Music Festival Orchestra
Johnathan Giampietro, director
Chautauqua Institution | Ampitheater

W.A. MOZART | MAGIC FLUTE

CHAUTAUQUA VOICE | JULY 2016
Role: Sarastro

Bénédicte Jourdois, conductor
Johnathan Giampietro, director
Chautauqua Institution | Fletcher Hall