Oliver Sewell ’20 · tenor

Hometown

Christchurch, New Zealand

Education

B.M. University of Canterbury; M.M. Manhattan School of Music

Competitions

Gerda Lissner Grant Award Winner (2017), Stan Sesser Career Award Winner (2016), Alan M. and Joan Taub Vocal Competition Finalist (2016), Lexus Song Quest Finalist (2015),  Kiri Te Kanawa Grant Recipient

Previous Roles

Ramiro, La Cenerentola, ARE Opera; Gastone, La traviata, New Jersey Festival Orchestra; Benoit, Le Roi l’a Dit, Danceny, The Dangerous Liaisons, Tamino, Die Zauberflöte, all with Manhattan School of Music Opera Studio; Ernesto, Don Pasquale, Crested Butte Music Festival.

Roles at AVA