Dominic Armstrong, Tenor
Dominic Armstrong has established himself internationally as an artist of superb and distinguished musicality. The tenor holds degrees from Truman State University, The Juilliard School, and The Curtis Institute.
This season Dominic Armstrong appears at Carnegie Hall with the American Symphony Orchestra for Schoenberg’s Gurre-Lieder, singing Waldemar. He also joins Maryland Opera to sing Cavaradossi in Tosca. In the 2022-2023 season, Mr. Armstrong debuted the role of the Steuermann in Der Fliegende Holländer with Utah Opera and returned to the role of Alfredo in La traviata with Opera Carolina.
An in-demand interpreter of contemporary operas, Mr. Armstrong’s notable performances include Peter Quint in Turn of the Screw (NYCO, Castleton, OnSite Opera), Arthur Dimmesdale in The Scarlet Letter (Opera Colorado, world premiere), Jump Master in The Falling and the Rising (Opera Carolina), Steve in A Streetcar Named Desire (Lyric Opera of Chicago, Carnegie Hall), Count Almaviva in The Ghosts of Versailles (Wexford Festival), and Candide (Wolf Trap).
Mr. Armstrong made his New York Philharmonic debut in acclaimed performances of Britten’s Spring Symphony. He has appeared as the First Jew in Salome with the Philadelphia Orchestra and Opera Philadelphia as well as the Third Jew in performances of the same opera with the Boston Symphony, and Second Jew with the Detroit Symphony Orchestra.