Having recently transitioned from baritone, Irish tenor Aaron O’Hare is currently singing chorus for ETO and will perform Spoletta in Tosca for NI Opera later this year. As a WNO Associate Artist, he sang the title role in Don Giovanni on tour, Stárek Jenůfa and March Hare/White Knight Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland (Todd). In 2021 he sang Schaunard La bohème for NI Opera and new commission Elsewhere, composed by Michael Gallen.
Previously, Aaron completed his BMus (Hons) at the University of Ulster and an MMus at the RNCM. He won NI Opera’s Voice of 2015 competition and received the BBC NI/Arts Council NI
Young Musician’s Platform Award. Aaron joined Garsington Opera’s Alvarez Young Artist’s programme in 2016 and Opera Holland Park Young Artists in 2018. He also played Mike in John Adam’s I was looking at the Ceiling and then I saw the Sky for the Opera Lyon studio in 2020.