We are so lucky to have Thomas Glass perform in “Opera on the River”! #OnlyinMN
American baritone Thomas Glass is a 2019 Metropolitan Opera National Council Grand Finals Winner and graduate of the Houston Grand OperaStudio, where he recently appeared as Marcello in La bohème and Alvaro in Florencia en el Amazonas. Other roles at HGO include Baron Duphol in La traviata, Fiorello and Figaro in Il barbiere di Siviglia, and Officer Krupke in West Side Story.
Glass made his Des Moines Metro Opera debut summer 2019 as Marcello in La bohème. As a 2018 Filene Young Artist at Wolf Trap Opera, he appeared as Mercutio in Roméo et Juliette and performed the baritone solos in Beethoven’s 9th Syphony with the National Syphony Orchestra. He is an alumnus of the Merola Opera Program at San Francisco Opera and was previously a Resident Artist at Minnesota Opera, where he sang Capulet in Roméo et Juliette, created the role of Gustave in the world premiere of William Bolcom’s Dinner at Eight, and made his role debut as Schaunard in La bohème. Thomas was born and raised in Edina, Minnesota and recently moved back to the Twin Cities with his fiancée and his dog, Sgt. Pepper.
To learn more about Mr. Glass, please go to his website here.