VARTAN GABRIELIAN
BASS-BARITONE

UPCOMING PERFORMANCES

GUEST ARTIST RECITAL | SAN FRANCISCO

JANUARY 7, 2018

CAPUCHINO HIGH SCHOOL

Vatche Jambazian, piano


Selections of Armenian, Christmas and Classical favorites. 

VERDI | RIGOLETTO

OPÉRA DE MONTRÉAL  

FALL 2018

ROLE: Sparafucile

SANTA FE OPERA

APPRENTICE ARTIST SUMMER 2018

ROLE COVERS: Gen. Groves (Dr. Atomic)

Bonze (Madame Butterfly)

BERNSTEIN | A QUIET PLACE

CURTIS OPERA THEATRE

MARCH 7, 9, & 11 2018

ROLE: Doc

RECENTLY PERFORMED

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 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 | Phila., PA

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 | Phila., PA

BRITTEN | THE RAPE OF LUCRETIA

CURTIS OPERA THEATRE NOVEMBER 2016
Role: Collatinus

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

THE GERDA LISSNER FOUNDATION LIEDER/SONG

SEPTEMBER | 2016

ENCOURAGEMENT WINNER

VERDI | RIGOLETTO

CHAUTAUQUA INSTITUTION   JULY 2016 Role: Sparafucile 

Timothy Muffitt, conductor 

Chautauqua Summer Music Festival Orchestra 

Mikhaela Mahony, director

Chautauqua Institution | Ampitheater 

W.A. MOZART | MAGIC FLUTE

CHAUTAUQUA INSTITUTION   JULY 2016 Role: Sarastro

Bénédicte Jourdois, conductor 

Chautauqua Summer Music Festival Chamber Orchestra 

Johnathan Giampietro, director 

Chautauqua Institution | Fletcher Hall