Praised for his “agility, range, and pleasant timbre” (Opera News), tenor Philippe L’Esperance has performed with the Merola Opera Program, Opera Theater of Saint Louis, and the Chautauqua Institution’s Voice Program. In 2022, Philippe was a District winner and Region finalist in The Metropolitan Opera Laffont Competition, and he will soon be appearing at Santa Fe Opera as an Apprentice Artist.
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Philippe performed as the Tenor soloist in Carmina Burana with New England Conservatory's Symphonic Choir and Chamber Ensemble, conducted by Erica J. Washburn.
Philippe recently competed in the Laffont Competition - New England Region finals. He was one of the Boston District winners. Watch & listen to the Region Finals video above.
Santa Fe Opera
Philippe will be one of the 2022 Apprentice Artists with Santa Fe Opera. He will cover Marc in the world premiere of Huang Ruo's M. Butterfly and will appear in the Apprentice Scenes concert.