Vocalist - Tenor
Biography

Tenor Christopher Bozeka is quickly becoming recognized for his “expressively captivating” performances as well as his “beautiful, piercing tone” (San Francisco Chronicle). In the 2018-19 season, Mr. Bozeka debuts with Wolf Trap Opera as Count Almaviva in Il Barbiere di Siviglia and with Opera Las Vegas as Nemorino in L’elisir d’amore. In the 2019-20 season, Mr. Bozeka returns to Houston Grand Opera to perform in La favorita, Aida, and Salome, sings Nadir in Bottesini’s Ali Baba with Opera Southwest, and performs as soloist in concerts with Ars Lyrica Houston and Firelands Symphony Orchestra.

Recent engagements include the role of Tamino in Die Zauberflöte with Opera Theatre of St. Louis, Adolfo Pirelli in Sweeney Todd with Atlanta Opera, soloist in Beethoven’s Symphony no. 9 with New Albany Symphony, Evandro in Giovanni Simone Mayr's Medea in Corinto with Teatro Nuovo, Rinuccio in Gianni Schicchi with Opera Project Columbus, and soloist in Britten’s Serenade for Tenor, Horn and Strings with Kinetic Ensemble (Houston). In the 2016-17 season, Mr. Bozeka returned to Houston Grand Opera as Nemorino in Donizetti’s L’elisir d’amore and Pedrillo in Mozart’s Die Entführung aus dem Serail. He also debuted with Opera Columbus Ohio as Pedrillo, Albany Symphony Orchestra as soloist in Beethoven’s Symphony No. 9, and Musical Bridges Around the World San Antonio as soloist in a Mozart Opera Gala.  

During his association with  the prestigious Houston Grand Opera Studio, Mr. Bozeka performed in Tosca as Spoletta, Carlisle Floyd’s new opera Prince of Players as Male Emilia, Le nozze di Figaro as Don Curzio, and The Little Prince as the Drunkard/Lamplight. He also performed Rinuccio with San Francisco Opera’s Merola Program in their production of Gianni Schicchi for which Opera News praised his, “handsome, open-throated rendering of Rinuccio's aria,” and Castleton Festival’s production of Madame Butterfly as Pinkerton.

Christopher Bozeka is first place prizewinner of the 2014 Metropolitan Opera National Council District Auditions in Ohio, and second place winner in Houston’s  Eleanor McCollum Competition in 2015. He  received his master’s degree at the University of Cincinnati College–Conservatory of Music, where he appeared as Nemorino, Ferrando in Cosi fan tutte, Ernesto in Don Pasquale, and the Narrator in Owen Wingrave.  

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