Praised by Opera News for his “galvanizing presence,” the "dashing tenor" Jonathan Tetelman is a newly sought after artist with an emerging international career. Jonathan has captivated audiences around the world with his "spontaneously genuine" characters according to The Brooklyn Discovery & Parterre, along with his "robust sound" and "free top".
This season, he joins the Milan Festival Orchestra in Lake Como, Italy performing Verdi’s Messa da Requiem. Jonathan also made his Chinese debut performing the role of Rodolfo in Puccini's La Boheme at the Fujian Grand Theater. He was a featured soloist with The Orchestra Now for Elgar’s masterpiece The Dream of Gerontius, the New England Symphonic Ensemble for Mozart's Coronation Mass in Carnegie Hall, The St. George's Choral Society, performing Dvorak's Stabat Mater and the Greenwich Choral Society, performing Puccini's Messa di Gloria and Bizet's Te Deum.
Jonathan's upcoming operatic engagements include Flavio in Bellini's Norma with Metropolitan Opera . He will then be seen with the New Orleans Opera in January for their 75th Anniversary season performing Il Tabasco as Captain Marco. Jonathan will make his role debut performing the Duke in Verdi's Rigoletto with both The Berkshire Opera Festival & Gulf Shore Opera in 2018.
Jonathan was a Finalist for the Metropolitan Opera National Council in the New York District in 2017. Additionally, Jon was awarded First Prize in the New York Lyric Opera Competition as well as the Audience Favorite Prize for the Mildred Miller Competition in 2016.