American bass-baritone Ryan McKinny has been praised for his “elegant and articulate” vocalism (OC Register), as well as a lyrical bass-baritone voice that “drips with gold.” (Opera News)
In the 2010 – 2011 season, Mr. McKinny will debut at the English National Opera as Tiridate in David Alden’s production of 'Radamisto'. He will also debut at Semperoper Dresden and Hamburg State Opera as Escamillo in 'Carmen', Deutsche Oper am Rhein for his role debut as Amfortas in 'Parsifal', and return to Oper Leipzig for the revival of . . . Gluck’s 'Alceste'. Future seasons will see him at the Metropolitan Opera, New York City Opera, Canadian Opera Company, Los Angeles Opera, Washington National Opera, Houston Grand Opera, Theater Basel and Deutsche Oper Berlin.