Jason Karn tenor
About Jason KarnTenor Jason Karn sang at NCO’s 2019-20 Season Reveal. He has appeared with Washington National Opera (Scaramuccio in Ariadne auf Naxos), Pittsburgh Opera (Al Joad in The Grapes of Wrath), Opera Carolina (Ferrando in Così fan tutte, Cassio in Otello, and the Young Gypsy in Rachmaninoff’s Aleko), Arizona Opera (Cassio), and Dicapo Opera (Alfredo in La traviata).
He made his Avery Fisher Hall debut with the American Symphony Orchestra in the American Premiere of Vincent D’Indy’s Fervaal. He was also a featured soloist at the Newport Music Festival. Other performances include Ferrando with the Duke Symphony Orchestra and the Chautauqua Opera, Tamino in Die Zauberflöte at Rutgers University, and Bill in Jonathan Dove’s Flight at Austin Lyric Opera.
Mr. Karn is a former member of the Merola Program at San Francisco Opera, completed a two-year residency with the Pittsburgh Opera Center, was an apprentice with the Chautauqua Opera Festival.
He holds a B.M. in Vocal Performance from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and a M.M. in Vocal Performance from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro.