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Keith Jameson (tenor)
Keith Jameson has been heard at major opera houses in the USA, including the Metropolitan Opera, Lyric Opera of Chicago, Los Angeles Opera, New York City Opera, Dallas Opera and Santa Fe Opera. His most recent engagements include Flute in Midsummer Night’s Dream at Lyric Opera of Chicago, Boris Godunov at Dallas Opera and with the New York Philharmonic in The Cunning Little Vixen. Other recent engagements include the Metropolitan Opera in Gianni Schicchi and in Carmen (broadcast worldwide as part of the Metropolitan Opera’s ‘LIVE! in HD’ series); Le nozze di Figaro and I Pagliacci at Chicago Lyric; L’Incoronazione di Poppea with Los Angeles Opera; and Le nozze di Figaro at Dallas Opera. His many appearances with Santa Fe Opera include Traviata, Billy Budd, Madama Butterfly and Lewis Spratlan’s Life Is a Dream. He made his Met debut in Prokofiev’s War & Peace, and sang Turandot at Atlanta Opera and The Turn of the Screw with L’Opera Royal de Wallonie. Mr. Jameson sang Vasek in The Bartered Bride with Opera Boston, and Messiah with the Winston-Salem Symphony, and in return engagements with Boston Baroque. He made his UK debut with English National Opera as Nanki-Poo in The Mikado, and his long relationship with New York City Opera includes that role as well as Turandot, the title role in Candide, Alcina, Tobias in Sweeney Todd and Flavio. Recent engagements include Eugene Onegin and Franz Schreker’s Die Gezeichneten at the Los Angeles Opera, Madama Butterfly with Arizona Opera and a return to the Met as The Novice in Billy Budd.