Brian Thorsett

Since taking to the stage, tenor Brian Thorsett has been seen and heard in over 100 roles and a fosters a stylistically diversified oratorio repertoire of over 250 works.

Future highlights include Evangelist and soloist in both Bach’s Passions, Handel’s Messiah, Britten’s War Requiem, as well as the Requiems of Mozart and Verdi.

An avid recitalist, Brian is closely associated with expanding the vocal-chamber genre and has premiered over 100 works. He is the voice for SoundIron’s library Voice of Rapture: Tenor

He is a graduate of San Francisco Opera’s Merola Program, Glimmerglass Opera’s Young American Artist program, American Bach Soloists’ Academy, the Britten-Pears Young Artist Programme and Music Academy of the West.

Brian is currently Assistant Professor of Voice and Opera at Virginia Tech’s School of Performing Arts.

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