Vocalist - Tenor

Ryan MacPherson is one of the most highly sought young tenors of his generation. With a vast and growing repertoire, he is well known for his captivating stage presence, as well as his expertise in modern and contemporary music. In the 2015-16 season he sings Curley in Floyd’s Of Mice and Men with Austin Opera, Camille in Die lustige Witwe with Pensacola Opera, Nanki-Poo in The Mikado with Anchorage Opera, and reprises the role of Gérald in Lakme with Calgary Opera. In summer of 2015 he sang Alfredo in La traviata with Central City Opera.

Posted: Sep-16-2015
Latest News
Madrid's Teatro Real production of Brokeback Mountain, featuring BVA's Heather Buck and Ryan MacPherson, will be broadcast live on February 7.
Posted: Feb-3-2014
Latest Acclaim

"The other standouts were ... Ryan MacPherson’s charming, thoughtfully phrased Fenton, his fine tenor penetrating enough to dominate the ensembles as Verdi often seems to demand."

— Opera News
Posted: Jul-1-2016
Latest Recording
Orange Mountain Music presents the world premiere recording of Philip Glass’ opera Orphée performed by a renowned cast of soloists including Philip Cutlip as Orphée, Lisa Saffer as la Princesse, and the Portland Opera Orchestra conducted by Anne Manson.
Posted: Jul-20-2010
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Posted: Sep-24-2013