Aaron O'Hare, from Northern Ireland, completed his BMus (Hons) degree at the University of Ulster and went on to complete an MMus and PG (Dip) at the Royal Northern College of Music. In 2015, Aaron won Northern Ireland Opera’s annual ‘The Festival of Voice’ competition. He joined Garsington Opera’s Alvarez Young Artist programme for their 2016 season and was selected for Opera Holland Park’s Young Artists Scheme in 2018. He was also a recipient of the Arts Council NI and BBC NI’s ‘Young Musician Platform Award.’ This year, Aaron appeared with Opera de Lyon as a member of their Opera Studio.
Recent engagements: Schaunard La bohème (Ulster Orchestra, NI Opera); Dottore Grenvil La traviata (Opera Holland Park); Cover Matthew The Second Violinist (Irish National Opera); Cover Count Almaviva Le nozze di Figaro (Grange Festival Opera); Mike I Was Looking at the Ceiling and Then I Saw the Sky by John Adams (Opera de Lyon)
WNO Associate Artist programme is supported by the Shirley & Rolf Olsen Bursary, The Thriplow Charitable Trust, The Fidelio Charitable Trust, Garrick Charitable Trust